Olive Trench + Monogram Love

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Call me southern cliché, but I've always had a soft spot for a classic monogram. My mom has always been into them and when I was younger, she'd have anything and everything monogramed that she could. And I absolutely loved it! Plus, it always made the simplest of things (like a pillow case) that much sweeter when your own personal monogram was on it! Before they were a "thing" (or at least they have been in the South for about…


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Stowe City Guide

Stowe City Guide: What to do, where to eat, where to stay

Have you ever been on a road trip? I went on my first legit "road trip" (well, relatively speaking) a few weeks ago and LOVED it! I've always wanted to go on a road trip up in Northeast to see the leaves change and thanks to a few things falling in place this year, we were able to make it happen. The hardest part was figuring out where to go! After we started researching, there were so many amazing and…



Taupe, Plaid & White Jeans

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I love a good white after labor day outfit. One of my frequently asked questions via email (especially recently) is "Can you wear white after labor day?” And I’m always always eager and excited to answer with a solid, clear YES MA’AM! Like I've said before (many-a-time), OF COURSE you can wear white after labor day, friends. In fact, it's SO stinkin' chic to do so. And not only just after labor day, but into the frost-bitten winter months too!…


Home Lifestyle

4 Chic Fall Decor Ideas

decorating your mantle for october

I cannot believe it’s already October and time to start thinking about the holidays! Even though it’s still way too hot in Dallas, the whole city is in fall decor mode and just ignoring the temps. I’m doing the same thing, because I’m just over summer. Halloween is one of those holidays that can be super fun or stressful. I feel like as you get older, you’re obviously not trick-or-treating and spending hours days thinking about it – well maybe…



7 Ways to Embrace Fall

how to make a pumpkin arrangement with Kookaburra By UGG

Fall Time is the Best Time Fall is my favorite time of year for so many reasons – if you can’t already tell from the zillion times I’ve mentioned it so far. When the leaves start to change and the temps start dropping, and all I want to do is play hooky from work, light a candle, curl up and read a good book. I also love that everybody gets really festive this time of year – with all their cute doorstep pumpkins…


Neutral Poncho Shawl

Nordstrom Block Cape and vince camuto otk boots

Capes and poncho are one of my favorite things to wear during Fall and Winter - they're just SO easy to throw on and can elevate almost any simple jeans or leggings combo. I that they're so easy to dress up and down depending on the occasion. Plus, you can wear them as a simple addition to your outfit (or as a shawl) OR they can be the statement piece of your outfit that the rest is centered around. …