summertime dreaming.

I came across the most incredible Summer home in the South of France and simply HAD to share. A total dream! The estate Domaine Chantecler belongs to Frédéric Fekkai who is a French beauty guru and his wife, Shirin von Wulffen. They restored this romantic villa near his native Aix-en-Provence. … [Read more...]

savannah snaps.

After our stay in Palmetto Bluff we drove 30 minutes to Savannah! Savannah is such a gorgeous city with beautiful parks, horse-drawn carriages and amazing antebellum architecture. The historic district is filled with the prettiest cobblestoned squares and parks. Forsyth Park was filled … [Read more...]

montage palmetto bluff.

Sharing some photos of our mini babymoon in South Carolina at the Montage Palmetto Bluff. This place was truly magical. The huge oak & moss trees were incredible and definitely lived up to my expectations. It rained on and off until our last day but luckily there were breaks in the rain and … [Read more...]

cotswolds cuteness.

I finally got my act together and edited my photos from the beautiful manor houses we stayed at in the Cotswolds! :) The most time consuming part of putting together my blog posts is editing my photos. I've had a few people ask how I edit the pictures for my blog: I use Snapseed which is a free … [Read more...]

soho farmhouse.

Today I'm sharing photos of our stay at Soho Farmhouse :) We were only there for one night but it was magical -- we stayed in a cabin and had the best time riding bikes, exploring the property and taking bubble baths with their Cowshed spa products. ^a total … [Read more...]

mark d. sikes home tour.

I've talked about designer Mark D. Sikes before {I'm in love with his clothing line MDS Stripes} and today I want to share photos of his to-die-for LA home. He also has a line of rugs for Merida, furniture with Henredon, and a fabric collection for Schumacher. OH and he designed Reese … [Read more...]

wedding wednesday.

Hello hello!!! Getting back into the swing of things after an incredible wedding weekend in Cincinnati. Thursday night my mom and some of her girlfriends put together the most amazing Oktoberfest party for Megan & Lindsey -- it was EPIC {seriously, it WAS EPIC}!!! I helped with some of the … [Read more...]

blackberry farm design.

I've talked about Blackberry Farm before {here} as it's in my TOP places to visit someday. It's in Walland, Tennessee in the Great Smoky Mountains. My parents have gone a few times for their anniversary and anytime they've sent pictures I JUST DIE. It's SO gorgeous. I'm not surprised that it's … [Read more...]

charleston bound.

Happy FRIDAY!!! I'm so excited to be heading to Charleston for a girls trip with my mom & sister. We have a packed agenda thanks to my mom & sister's amazing planning skills. I'm not totally sure we will get to it all {there is SO much to see - and EAT!} but I could not be more ready … [Read more...]

je t’aime.

One of my ultimate favorite bloggers to follow is Jenny from Margo & Me. Her wedding last Summer started with a "Welcome to Paris" boat cruise on the Seine. I mean... is this what dreams are made of or WHAT!? I cannot get over how in love I am with these photos. SIMPLY STUNNING! … [Read more...]