Rancho Mirage Wine & Food Fest

As most of you know by now, I love wine.  Not only drinking wines that I know and adore but also discovering new and exciting wineries and varietals, I blame my Santa Maria/Central Coast roots for my affinity to learning about wine!  I also love when my love of wine (and food) benefits a great […]

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Polo Sunday

  Sunday Polo is kind of a thing here in the Desert this time of year.  There are two local polo clubs, Empire and Eldorado, that both kicked off the season last Sunday.  Some of you may remember that Chris and I attended Empire Polo Opening Day last season and were excited to be there […]

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The Perfect Holiday Gift

The first Christmas we celebrated in Palm Springs was 3 years ago.  Moving to my little desert oasis inspired me to want a cool bike to ride around town on the weekends, especially since Chris already had one and was enjoying that bike life.  I started looking online at cute options (pink, baby blue, white…obviously) […]

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5 Packing Tips for a Palm Springs Weekend

Palm Springs is a technicolor dream of bright doors, bright white buildings, and deep pink bougainvillea that naturally inspire visitors to escape their city wardrobes.  Packing for Palm Springs (especially in December and January) can be a challenge, it actually does it cold here (20 degree evenings are the norm) and many people forget to […]

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Coachella Weekend 1 Recap

Good Morning!  I am currently recovering from weekend 1 of Coachella (aka Party Chella) in bed with my laptop and some coffee because I am riding the struggle bus today.  In all honesty, I’m not really sure why since overall the weekend was pretty mellow but I guess turning 35 means my ability to bounce […]

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Party Chella: The Ultimate Guide

Okay everyone, it’s officially that time of the year, COACHELLA!  As most of you who have followed me since the very beginning know I adore festival season in Palm Springs, there is such an incredible buzz and so much going on in and around Palm Springs.  Typically I recap all the fun after the festival […]

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#IHaveThisThingWithFloors

Last week I shared a few of my favorite Instagram spots around Palm Springs and while looking through photos for the post realized how many amazing #FromWhereIStand spots exist here in Palm Springs.  From chic hotels to high end boutique and even restaurant bathrooms here are a few of my favorites: This Moroccan inspired tile […]

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My Favorite Insta Worthy Locations in Palm Springs

Living in Palm Springs is kind of a funny thing.  It’s a place where most people come to visit and snap the perfect vacay Insta photo to make all their friends #jealous but for me it’s just home sweet home and I am forever trekking to my favorite spots to capture the perfect #PalmSpringsIsBetter Instagram […]

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PS Modernism Week

It’s my favorite time of year here in Palm Springs which means one thing…Modernism Week is right around the corner!  Each year Palm Springs hosts thousands of Modernists in October for Modernism Fall Preview and again in February for 10 days of tours, lectures, parties, and history.  It’s a mid century modern dream! The first year […]

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Sunday Polo

A few weekends back Chris, our friend Ryan, and I made our way out to Indio for Opening Day at Empire Polo.  I’m sure we have all seen “Pretty Woman” and have an idea of what Polo must be like; beautiful clothes, big hats, plenty of champagne, divot stomps, and being generally boujee.  I am […]

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