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Taking My Poolside Game Up A Notch

Pooltime hits a special level of chicness when one is traveling don't you think? Especially when you're staying at a spa B&B. It's no longer just acceptable to toss on cut-offs and trust me as a person that owns upwards of 8 pairs that's pretty difficult to do. But I personally love to take it up a notch from time to time. Not to mention I love the retro vibe that a high-waisted suit gives off ...

Southern Gal Needs: Love, Music & Whiskey

Being a Texas gal, I've somehow managed to find myself surrounded by other southern ladies and will never complain about that ever. Aside from genuinely being kick ass friends we all know the three things that can turn any good or bad day into an ridiculously good one ... love, music and/or whiskey. {Though if you ask me it should be in the reverse order!} Call it the Southern gals cure-all but the power of those ...

Romping Around

Looking decent, let alone put together, while battling the heat in Texas is never an easy undertaking. But a few select things will help you stay cool. First, drop the hair dryer, loose beachy waves are not only completely in right now but you also can spare your self the extra 20 minute sweat session with the blow dryer.  Ease up on the makeup but plus up on the sunscreen.  Sun damage is just not ...

Country Cool

I'm often inspired by my surroundings when pulling together so it's really no surprise that when I was back in Texas I put my own little spin on some western inspired pieces. This Hazel dress is gauzy perfection, especially when you're battling the Texas heat {hello 105!} and there is something to be said for a well made pair of cowboy boots. While I'm not rocking these Old Gringo's on a daily basis in NYC, I do ...