I am obsessed with this customizable jewelry.  I want an arm full to remind me of my favorite spots. Wanderlust is setting in for an adventure…This quote really is so true. How chic is Emily J. McCarthy‘s “Branding your Home” concept on The Southern C? S’mores are my FAVORITE and this is so wrong it.. read more →

Gray Malin, Miami Pink Umbrellas My children went back to school this week and I cannot shake the blues.  The passing of summer and the start of another hectic year with activities, sports and deadlines has me down in the dumps.   When my children were little, you were often so ready to get them.. read more →

Shark Week has my family glued to the TV.  If you are not watching you are missing out.  Watch the one about a 38′ Great White in South Africa called Submarine, The Shark of Darkness: The Wrath of Submarine. You may never touch your toe in the water again. I do love a shark…on my.. read more →

Fall is rapidly approaching. I am so sad that summer is almost over.  I am going to drowned my sorrows in a little retail therapy.  Here are a few of my inspiration images via “My Style Pinboard.” Fringe seems to be trend to embrace these days.  Fringe has always been a staple for me.  via.. read more →

The latest issue of Peachy Magazine is out on the e-newsstand featuring Santa Barbara and much more.   Do not miss the “Color Wheel” story where I share a few favorite orange hued items…and my favorite design pals , Julia Buckingham Edelmann and Cloth & Kind, share too.            Cheers to the.. read more →

I am dying over my design crush’s latest work on Domaine Home.  Angie Hranowsky nails it in Darius Rucker’s beach pad. My momma moment….indulge me… Wanna hear my son (11) play Darius Rucker’s Wagon Wheel and sing on the Uke, his instrument of choice? He is so good. I found my dream wedding dress…Poppy Delevingne.. read more →

September Vogue has not yet hit the newsstands but I am already craving boots, animal prints, fur, fringe and fall fashions.   I think I am going to watch The September Issue this weekend in anticipation of it… What is on your must have list this this fall?   Have a great weekend! Be sure.. read more →