rainy daze

  Tee: Madewell; Vest: JCrew; Shorts: F21; Shoes: Converse; Sunnies: Oliver Peoples ‘Alivia’ While in New Orleans – I saw rain for the first time in months! It hasn’t rained in Southern California for as long as I can remember, so it was a nice change seeing people walking around with umbrellas and running for…

paris in the usa

  Tee and Sandals: Madewell; Shorts: Vintage; Sunnies: Oliver Peoples ‘Alivia’; Hat: Urban Outfitters; Bag: Longchamp Last weekend, a few friends and I ventured over to New Orleans, Louisiana for a little getaway! We had been planning it for several months – so needless to say, we were SO ready to go and experience all…

better late than never

My glorious friend Justine took these photos last July during a whirlwind trip to Palm Springs and finally uploaded them. They were worth the wait…                                                    

up in the air

                              Sebrin and me – CSUCI reunited! Sweatshirt: JCrew; Jeans and Jacket: Madewell; Sneakers: Converse; Sunnies: Oliver Peoples ‘Benedict’   As I mentioned in my previous post, Trevor and I FINALLY were able to go hot air ballooning this past weekend!…

seattle: the photo diary

Over Memorial Day weekend, I ventured up to Seattle to visit my second sister (from another mister) where she is going to grad school. Justine has been telling me to come and visit ever since she made the move, and the second I knew that I had an extended weekend, I booked my plane ticket.…

coco cabana

Bikini Top and Bottom: Abercrombie; Hat: Target; Sunnies: Oliver Peoples ‘Benedict’ Summer, for me, is marked by long days next to the pool. In order to successfully do this – I have A LOT of bathing suits. I’m not one of those people who is willing to shell out a lot of money for them…

crochet dreams

  Top: Express; Shorts: LOFT; Shoes: Shoemint ‘Alison’; Sunnies: Stella McCartney; Bag: Michael Kors What better piece of clothing for a HOT Palm Springs evening (seriously, we were there in the middle of a heat wave) than a crochet top? I bought this bad boy on sale a couple of years ago and it’s gotten…

palm springing

        Divissima was kind enough to send over this adorable bikini – and it was the perfect piece to lay around in throughout my trip to Palm Springs this weekend. I was humming Katy Perry’s “California Girls” the entire time! The weather was HOT (104 degrees at one point) – so this teeny bikini…

delta blues

Blouse: JCrew; Skirt: Kohl’s (similar); Jacket: H&M; Shoes: Shoemint; Sunnies: Stella McCartney; Bag: Michael Kors Another day, another deserted town. It’s almost shocking how many towns time forgot on the Delta up in Northern California. We spent Easter Sunday hopping from town to town, exploring and seeing brand new places – even stopping for ice…