the windsor suite.

Happy Monday! Hope you all had a great weekend. We had a very productive Friday night at Buy Buy Baby -- I feel so much better after seeing everything in person. ^Richard testing out the Baby Bjorn :) Officially 20 weeks today -- half way thereee! These AG maternity jeans are on heavy … [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...]

the ritz, paris.

The Ritz Paris reopened in June after undergoing renovations for 4 years. Needless to say, it's heaven. “So often, when a hotel is renovated, its spirit is destroyed and it becomes bland and corporate. At the Ritz they have taken what was historic and charming about the interior and improved … [Read more...]

monday paris dreams.

I came across a few lovely {& quite magical} Instagram accounts {all photos from @seemyparis, @parisinfourmonths & @alinakolot} about Paris & had to share some of my favorites. I have some major Paris wanderlust going on over here... have a great week! xx … [Read more...]

birthday week.

My birthday this year has turned into more of a birthday week than a day :) Reason being {other than, why not} is because we have a family friend's wedding on Friday & my brother in law's graduation party on my actual birthday {Saturday} so we HAD to start celebrating early. It was my … [Read more...]

giveaway winner & paris pics!

The giveaway for the wet bikini bag & matching towel has ended & the winner is Kristen Mcclary - Congrats! Laura will be emailing you for shipping info :) My mom surprised my sister & I with a mini photoshoot when we were in Paris & we got the pictures back yesterday. It turned out that it was … [Read more...]

bon voyage.

I am taking a blog break for the next ten days or so as I leave tonight for Paris & then Barcelona for my sister in law's wedding! You can follow me via Instagram here, I will absolutely be documenting European adventures galore.   {photos above via Inslee} Many updates … [Read more...]

always a good idea.

My girlfriend Liz got me the most adorable little trinket tray as an apartment warming gift {find it here!} I opened it last night after a long afternoon at work running on very little sleep {add in grocery shopping + laundry + Richard gone at a surgery rotation until this morning: I was a tired & … [Read more...]

Alberto Pinto

I came across Alberto Pinto's work after looking at a photo that one of my favorite bloggers, Kat Tanita, liked on Instagram. Additional info on Alberto Pinto: After he studied at the “Ecole de Louvre” in Paris, he created a photography agency in New York specializing in decoration and interior … [Read more...]

I Love Paris

On Sunday I watched Midnight in Paris with my boyfriend - I loved the scenery! The Woody Allen film takes you to 1920’s Paris where Owen Wilson meets remarkable talent of the time. Owen Wilson encounters F. Scott Fitzgerald, his wife Zelda Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Picasso and many others. All I can … [Read more...]