Darling Drinks: The Palm Springer

Happy Monday everyone!  How was everyone’s weekend???  Unless you’ve been living under a rock with no wi-fi for the last week you probably know that Coachella weekend 1 just wrapped up.  I did not attend this year and didn’t even do the party scene this year which is a first in the last 5 years!  […]

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I Let My Boyfriend Dress Me for a Week

Recently my friend Jenna texted me a link to a blog post about a woman who let her husband pick out her clothes for a full week.  Jenna thought it would be something fun for me to try with Chris and since I am always up for something fun I thought, why not!?!  I mentioned […]

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Life Lately – March Edition

Where oh where is this year going?  Now that March is in full swing it’s time to share a little look back with all of you on life in February.  I decided to start this monthly life update as a part of 2018 in part to keep you all updated on those goals I set […]

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Modernism Week with Hunter Douglas

^^Some serious closet envy ^^I loved all the unique colors, especially the bathroom wallpaper Modernism Week has quickly become one of the biggest season events in Palm Springs with 10 full days of tours, demos, and of course, swanky soirees with fabulous cocktails.  When Hunter Douglas reached out and invited me to their “Day of […]

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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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5 Goals for 2018

You guys, can you believe it’s the first “back to work” day of the new year?  It’s overwhelming to me how fast the Holiday season flew by, I feel like I didn’t have enough opportunity to just enjoy it, am I the only one?  Now that I have watched the ball drop, drank the champagne, […]

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Darling Dishes: The Perfect Chili

I love warm, hearty chili during the cool months of Fall and Winter.  It is such an easy meal to make that, let’s be honest, pretty much everyone loves!  We have A LOT of chili nights at our house…especially on Sunday during football season.  I typically throw all the ingredients in the crock pot after […]

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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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New Home Inspo: The Yard

I think one of  my favorite (and least favorite all at the same time) parts of moving is the excitement of decorating.  I love getting inspired by my new space and using the move as an opportunity to start fresh.  The down side to all the decorating fun is the expense typically associated with all […]

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A Life Update

  Oh hey there, remember me?  The girl who was on a killer run of consistent content and posting regularly that went MIA? Hi! What a crazy whirlwind August was!!!  After enjoying 2 full months off work and totally focusing on myself August threw a curve ball (or two) that has left me exhausted and […]

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