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Summer Capsule Wardrobe || Toddler Girls

It’s about this time every summer that I find myself wishing away the days in the hope that fall will come sooner. (Which, of course, it doesn’t.)  This year will be different, though.  I decided that this morning when I cracked open my computer at 5:30am and found that it said August 1st.  This year I will spend August not complaining about the heat or planning my fall wardrobe additions, but rather drinking all of the rosé, wearing all of the midi skirts, and even enjoying that tingling feeling my skin gets when I first …

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Dining Al Fresco || Summer Recipe Remix + Video

There’s no better season for entertaining than summer!  The days are long allowing for plenty of time for friends to wine and dine around the table and the weather is warm making it ideal for some al fresco dining!  We teamed up with   to remix some of my favorite summertime recipes with their delicious line of olive oils.  One thing you may not know is that all olive oils aren’t created equal! Extra virgin olive oil is cold pressed and works great for cold dishes like salad dressings and side salads. The Bertolli® 100% …

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Easy Home Updates for Summer

It’s summertime and the livin’ might be easy, but it’s not always cool, at least not here in the Northern Hemisphere. Luckily here in Texas where the 10 day forecast only reads highs in triple digits, we are insulated with central air, but that hasn’t always been the case. My second apartment that I rented in LA, nestled ever so cozily between Sunset and Wilshire lacked something that I never knew I needed until August rolled around: air conditioning. When the temperatures began to rise, my roommate and I would find …

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Recipe || Salted Brownie with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Brace yourselves, friends.  I’ve come to the conclusion that this here dessert recipe is the one that brings all of the different dessert lovers together.  Chocolate or fruity?  You don’t have to choose!  Cake or ice cream?  Why would someone make you pick a favorite?  Today is the day that you can in fact have it all, and by all I mean all of the types of desserts rolled into one salty sweet brownie treat! Keep reading for the full Salted Brownie recipe from By Kara Elise and, don’t forget, chocolate is a …

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