Zika-Free Florida Vacation

Last week was pretty great. Anel and I took off five full days, something that we never do, to spend some time alone and under the sun. I've mentioned my struggle with seasonal depression before, but this year it was even more intense. I think it was a mix of being holed up during my (...)

Off Shoulder Stripes

I want to start this post out with a little PSA about Zika because I had so many emails and comments from you guys regarding my traveling to Florida. Some of you were concerned (thank you!) and some were incredibly nasty (please remember that I'm a real person over here!), but I'm answering you all (...)

Living Room Refresh with Birch Lane

Happy Monday, friends! I know it's a holiday, but I was so excited to share pictures of my updated living room, that I'm doing an extra post this week. As you might remember, I shared photos of my formal living room shortly after we moved into our house last year. It was nice enough, but (...)

Life Lately: Volume 10

Happy Friday from Florida! Anel and I have had a pretty spectacular two days at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota (I'll recap the trip next week), and today we're driving an hour south to visit my aunts in Cape Coral. A lot of you guys have been asking me on social media if I'm worried about (...)

Sarasota Packing List

I'm so excited to be up and away to Florida today. The snow and ice as of late has really gotten under my skin, and this baby girl and I are both in major need of some Vitamin D. I'm hoping she's just like her mama, and loves the sun and warm weather. And although  (...)