Ista Lately


Happy weekend, you guys!  Is anyone else feeling the pressure of the Holiday season or is it just me?  I feel like it has been go, go, go since well before Thanksgiving with dinners, events, family obligations, and Holiday parties.  I am pretty wiped out just thinking about it!  With the craziness of this time […]

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#DarlingGiftGuide – My Ultimate Wish List


I have been busy putting #DarlingGiftGuides together for a few weeks now and finally decided it’s time I put all my favorites and must haves together for my Ultimate Wish List.  I have to admit, I am the worst to shop for mostly because I don’t stop shopping for myself during the Holidays and end […]

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#DarlingGiftGuide – Under $50 For The Home


I think this might be my favorite gift guide yet!  I have always enjoyed decorating and picking out the perfect pieces for my apartments from pillows to investment pieces like a sofa or chairs.  Since moving into my apartment almost 2 years ago (yikes!) I have been slowly putting together those perfect pieces for Chris […]

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Place I Love: Sip Coffee & Juice


A few months back I put together my “Ultimate Guide to Palm Springs” and it was the most popular post I have done in 3 years which got me thinking, I should highlight more of my favorite spots each month.  I spent much of my career working in luxury hotels and am used to being […]

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Cyber Monday


Dress // Sweater // Plaid // Wrap // Grey Sweater // Car Coat // Coat // Heels // Adidas // Jeans // Bag Bag // Skirt Skirt // Scarf // Dress // Hat Did you all have a fabulous Thanksgiving weekend??? Mine was crazy busy with work, plenty of cooking, and finally picking up our […]

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Insta Lately


I can’t believe it’s already Thanksgiving week!  I know I have been putting together my #DarlingGiftGuide for a few weeks now but I swear, this week snuck up on me!  Last night Chris and I met at Target and picked up some fun new bowls and platters for our Holiday entertaining (and they are SO […]

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#DarlingGiftGuide – For the Littles


Welcome to day 5 of this year’s #DarlingGiftGuide!  I don’t know about you but for me the magic of the Holiday’s is really experiencing it through the eyes of a child.  Last year was the first year I spent Christmas with Chris’s son and it really made the celebration a million times more magical.  The […]

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#DarlingGiftGuide – For The Entertainer


If you personally know me you know that I adore entertaining.  Having friends and family over for cocktails, brunch, dinner….any excuse really…is one of my favorite things.  I love to cook, I love creating a menu for a dinner party, I love experimenting with new cocktails or wines, and I love bringing people together.  I […]

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#DarlingGiftGuide – The Traveler


You guys, it’s day 3 of my #DarlingGiftGuide and today I am sharing a few luxe (and some not so luxe) gifts for the avid traveler in your life.  I honestly feel like so many people in my world are on constant travels, like Jenna, my sister, and Lucy.  What better to get the person […]

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Ya’ll.  I feel so basic for writing this but I LOVE BLANKET SCARVES!  Seriously.  Why are they so good?  It is like walking around with your favorite blanket…only far more stylish.  I picked up this exact one last year from Target (shout out for having such an amazing selection) and scored a new more beige […]

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