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One Piece, Two Ways || White Shirt

With September madness just around the corner, Aaron, Parker, and I spent the weekend relaxing with friends in the backyard and mostly just taking it easy.  (Aaron and I even managed to squeeze in dinner and a movie Friday night– the best!) I will be in New York the week after Labor Day for a couple of work projects and have already started the mental packing list of what I can wear that’s cool enough for dashing around the city in what’s sure to be humid weather and pulled together enough for meetings.  If you know me, …

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On The Road // Disneyland

When Aaron told me that he wanted to take Parker to Disneyland before his summer hiatus was over and he was back to work, I was definitely not 100% on board right away.  I’ve never been one for big crowds or waiting in lines and the tickets aren’t exactly cheap.  That being said, Aaron travels a lot the other 10 months of the year when he isn’t on hiatus, so if this was on his summer bucket list then I was down to make it happen.  You guys!  I can’t believe I didn’t jump at this trip from the beginning! …

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10 Ways To Wear a Summer Hat

If you’re reading this from somewhere in the southern hemisphere right now, consider me jealous.  This past weekend’s triple degree temperatures have me dreaming of cooler temps even if it means traveling to a distant locale!  When it’s hot out, wearing a ton of layers is not an option, so my favorite way to add a little style and beat the heat is with a hat.  They’re equal parts practical and chic and can be worn dozens of different ways.  Here are 10 of my favorites to help get you dressed this week! …with …

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DIY // Magnetic Play Board

Now that we’ve entered toddler-hood, I’m thinking about play differently than I did when she was a baby.  When she was small, I would often put her on a blanket with a variety of toys to encourage her to crawl around and explore.  It was also interesting at the age to see what she was gravitating towards.  Now that she’s older, I’m trying to get better at playing in more compartmentalized ways.  She has accumulated so many toys in her 16 months of life that it’s a little overwhelming and I’m trying to …

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