spring break week

A Stylish Staycation with Hayneedle…

It may only be March, but 2013 has already been a jam-packed year!  Aaron has been traveling between LA and Australia (amongst all of his usual traveling) getting ready for Ellen’s big adventure down there next week, and I have been juggling a lot more shoots for The Effortless Chic as well as trying to keep up with my regular styling jobs.  A couple of weeks ago the stars aligned, and by stars I do mean our calendars, and we found ourselves with an entire weekend off here in LA.  What did we do?  Absolutely nothing! Well, almost …

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Glamping

Have you heard of this trend?  We had some friends go “glamping”– glamorous camping if you didn’t catch that– in Santa Barbara last spring and loved it!  Aaron has always given me a hard time because camping to me growing up was in an RV with my favorite pillow and a down comforter.  Am I right?  He says that doesn’t count!  To him camping has to be in a tent, so this luxurious yurt might be the perfect compromise for us! Hiking by day and roasting marshmallows by night?  The more luxurious glamping …

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Cocktail Hour // The Signal Fire

Happy Monday and welcome to Spring Break Week here at The Effortless Chic!  There are few things in this world that I love more than exploring new cities, trying new foods, and wearing resort wear, so it seemed perfectly acceptable to spend a week celebrating just that!  Since we can’t always be on vacation, I love having a neighborhood spot that makes us feel like we are on vacation.  Bow & Truss was one of the first local dinner spots we visited when we moved into our house and we immediately fell in love with their tacos, …

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