August 24th, 2011

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Lake Placid: My First Hike

Once upon a time, there was a someecard that read, “I’m outdoorsy in that I like getting drunk on patios.”  And that would accurately describe my feelings about the outdoors.  I love being outside, but actual sports?  Not so much.  (Besides running, that is.)  And then I met the boyfriend… View FUll Post

August 23rd, 2011

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Obsession of the Day: Whistles Striped Dress

While in the UK last Fall, I discovered the brand Whistles.  I instantly fell in love.  I left with three of their t-shirts… all of which are incredibly well-made, cut to perfection, and beyond soft.  When ASOS launched it’s US site, I was so excited… now we can access the View FUll Post

August 23rd, 2011

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Scenes from the Weekend: Lake Placid

And we are back from an incredible five days in Lake Placid.  Five days of fresh air, five days of no makeup… of campfires, friendship bracelet crafting, hiking, and more!  I always have such a great time going up there… here are a few snaps – some favorite moments from View FUll Post

August 22nd, 2011

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Obsession of the Day: J.Crew’s Double-Cloth Townhouse Trench

Although it still feels way too early to even be thinking about a Fall/Winter coat, I stopped right in my tracks when I saw this one.  The gold buttons, the bold color… heaven.  Available at J.Crew, in 6 colors. The golden mustard version is pretty amazing too.

August 21st, 2011

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DIY: Lizzie Fortunato Inspired Rope Necklace

This one’s for my preppy friends… you know who you are.  I’m speaking directly to the section of you who relates to the “stripes” side of S&S just a tad more than the “sequins” part.  If navy blue is your favorite color, you live for weekends at the Cape or View FUll Post