The Friday Collection

Hello! The past couple of weeks have been very busy. We traveled home to Iowa for two reasons. The first was to see my family and the second was so that I could run the Des Moines Half Marathon. If you are looking for a half marathon to run, I highly suggest Des Moines as... Continue Reading →

The 5 Pieces You Need for Fall Travel

I love traveling in the fall, there is just something in the air that creates excitement. It could be the impending holiday season, it could be the change of weather, or it could just be the magic of fall. Wherever you are going this fall, these are the five key items that you need in... Continue Reading →

Fall Purchases I’m Making

I love fall and more than that I love fall clothes. Give me a good sweater and jeans combo any day of the week! Below are some pieces I've already added to my closet as well as ones I intend to. In general, it does seem like clothing brands are making fewer numbers of pieces... Continue Reading →

It’s good to be back

It has been a while since I have written a post. At this point, the pandemic feels like it happened ages ago but I think we are still feeling the repercussions of having our world as we knew it stop, turn upside down, and then gear back up. During the pandemic, I thought it imprudent... Continue Reading →

Barbara Agnes and the silk scarves of your dreams

Follow my blog with Bloglovin If you couldn't tell by now, I'm a fan of Barbara and her work. She truly is an artist so I wanted to round out my blog series on Barbara with a chat about her work.... Me: Let's talk a little bit about your work, your designs.  Because you design clothing but... Continue Reading →

Holiday Gifts for the Traveler

  How lovely that it's the most magical time of year again. A time when I constantly have at least 20 tabs open on safari manically shopping for my loved ones. I do love a good wander through the shops this time of year (see pics below of Fortnum and Mason) - but with my... Continue Reading →

SPG: What to wear in San Francisco

"The coldest winter I ever saw was the summer I spent in San Francisco"  -- Mark Twain In the past when I've thought of San Francisco, I would always think of the tech industry  and the now iconic style of a hoodie with a tee, jeans, and sneakers that goes with it. An hour in... Continue Reading →

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