Style: Happy Birthday to Me!

Style: Happy Birthday to Me!

Yesterday was my birthday, and my parents took the kids and let me escape to London by myself for a bit of retail therapy. Shopping by myself is a very rare luxury round these parts, and it was lovely. I found a lot of pretty things… Denim biker jacket – AnthroSunglasses, Pink & grey scarf & Navy shirt – all Marks & Spencer Moccasins – Schuh // Backpack & Cream Shirt – Marks & Spencer Boots & Infinity Scarf – Anthropologie I didn’t bring it all home with me, although I would have if I could! The… View Post

Holiday Gift Ideas For Her

Holiday Gift Ideas For Her

You’ll notice that there’s a mix of English and American stuff – I keep finding pretty stuff here in the UK but I’m still lusting after Stateside lovelies too. I’m pretty sure everything can be had in either country if you really love it though, so I’ve listed prices in both dollaz and pounds where I can.1. Melamine batter bowl – $13 (World Market) – for the gal who bakes. Or makes pancakes. Or likes pretty turquoise stuff in her kitchen.2. Set of stud earrings – $11.50 / £6 (Accessorize) – a… View Post

Renegade Craft Fair: What You Missed

Renegade Craft Fair: What You Missed

Last weekend, I went to check out the Renegade Craft Fair with a girlfriend and NO KIDS. It was awesome. I was a bit over-excited by all the pretty things and the fact that I could actually look at them all without having to shout “Don’t touch that!” every two minutes. I bought more than I probably should have, but it was all so pretty. Most of the vendors had Etsy shops or other online stores, so you can check them out too. I came home with three necklaces for… View Post

Outfit Inspiration: Color Obsession

Outfit Inspiration: Color Obsession

My friend pointed out the other day that I was wearing all the colors of Miss E’s nursery (more details on that here), and I have to admit that it wasn’t a one-off. I’m a bit obsessed with the lilac/aqua/coral combo. And, while not seasonally appropriate, this outfit would do nicely for our upcoming vacation in sunny Florida! 1. Coral skinny belt – Asos // 2. Sequin top – Target3. Skinny jeans – Target // 4. Earrings – Stella & Dot5. Stacking bracelets – Amazon // 6. Snakeskin ballet flats – J Crew