The Sofitel Los Angeles

You guys, I have been DYING to spend a night in LA (since we don’t get there nearly often enough), have some yummy food and catch up with friends.  As we were planning our Road Trip we decided to add a night in LA on our way home.  We arranged for a stay at The […]

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Summer Road Trip

Hello, hello!!  It feels like it has been forever since I have had a moment to sit down and start writing about our recent road trip.  As you may know from Instagram Chris and I took a 10 day road trip all the way to Atascadero and back.  I have LOTS of photos, recommendations, and […]

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Once Upon A Cline: Engagement Party

Once Upon A Cline we gathered our closest family and friends for an intimate celebration of our engagement.  Our families sipped bubbles, got to know one another, and ate some delicious cake in a gorgeous suite overlooking the San Jacinto Mountains.  Sounds pretty magical, doesn’t it? After 6 months engaged we finally found the time […]

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Stay-cation at Hotel Paseo

What’s Summer without a few stay-cations to relax and recharge, amiright?  A few weeks back Hotel Paseo reached out and invited me to stay and I knew it would be the perfect opportunity to go on faux-cation. Hotel Paseo opened about a year and a half ago in Palm Desert, just 1/2 a block to […]

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Once Upon A Cline: Wedding Venue Selection

It has been a little over 6 months since Chris surprised me with the most special proposal and we have some exciting news to share…WE BOOKED A VENUE!!!  If you follow me on Instagram you may have already seen a little sneak peek at the end of May when I shared some stories about our […]

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Home Sweet Darling: Living Room Reveal

This has been a loooooong time coming but I am finally sharing our first room reveal at the new place!  If you are new to following, Chris and I moved a year and a half ago to a bigger place in Palm Springs and have been slowly making it feel like home sweet home.  Before […]

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Palm Springs Festival Season Kicks off with Garden Jam

Can you all believe we are only a month away from the start of Festival Season (yes, that is a real thing) here in Palm Springs?!  While most people are familiar with Coachella and Stagecoach many may not know that here in the desert, us locals like to kick off the season with the much […]

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Modernism Week Recap

Guys, Modernism Week has come and gone again here in Palm Springs.  I will be honest, I did not attend nearly as many events as I have in the past.  Blame it on my already crazy schedule or the fact that I was a bit overwhelmed looking at all the fabulous events but I only […]

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Darling Dishes: My Ultimate Bourbon Cake

Last year I stumbled across a recipe on Pinterest for Rum Cake that I couldn’t wait to try.  I made it for a dinner with friends and it was good but our group tends to enjoy bourbon much more than rum.  Fast forward a few weeks and we had another dinner planned so I pulled […]

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3 Days in San Diego

This year for my birthday Chris and I decided to escape Palm Springs in favor of San Diego.  We made a long weekend of the trip and had no plans other than relaxing.  So, how did we fill the day?  Check out our itinerary + favorites from the weekend! Saturday Check into the Kimpton Solamar […]

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