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{ Black and Gray for Days: Kimono cardigan, Bodycon dress & Over-the-Knee Boots }

By Wednesday, December 7, 2016 11

On a typical Wednesday morning, I'll begrudgingly drag myself out of bed to get ready for work when the alarm goes off. Not today, though---I hopped right out of bed without any hesitation because in a few hours, we're heading to the airport to catch our flight to Kraków, Poland. I couldn't be more excited since ...

{ Soft Neutrals for the Holidays: Camel Coat, Gray Boots & Pink Bag }

By Monday, December 5, 2016 13

Happy Monday and I hope all of you enjoyed the weekend! Today I'm excited to share the other half of a special holiday collaboration with Brahmin Handbags. You may remember my first post from last month with this patchwork satchel and now I'm featuring another beautiful new style that's a little more unexpected for the holiday season.As ...

{ How to Wear Off-the-Shoulder Styles During Winter }

By Friday, December 2, 2016 9

Happy Friday! It's been a whirlwind week over here since my mother-in-law was visiting us. We've been all over Rome: sightseeing, eating plenty of pasta and pizza, and shopping---emphasis on the shopping---my MIL ended up having to mail home two huge boxes of stuff she bought! I told you guys her shopping skills were impressive, ...

{ The Holiday Dress You’ll Wear More Than Once }

By Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10

A few weeks ago, my husband and I had the unique opportunity to attend a U.S. Marine Ball, which was held at the beautiful Waldorf Astoria hotel here in Rome. It was nice to get a little fancy and enjoy a formal dinner to celebrate the Marines' 241st birthday---and I also learned that because they ...

{ Cozy Fall Layers & Cyber Monday Sales }

By Monday, November 28, 2016 22

Happy Cyber Monday! If you're a bargain hunter like me, I'm sure a lot of you will be doing some online shopping today. Speaking of shopping, my mother-in-law is visiting us here in Rome and we've had a few marathan shopping days since she arrived. We've been to the designer stores on Via dei Condotti, local ...

{ Best of Black Friday Sales }

By Friday, November 25, 2016 3

Happy Black Friday, everyone! Who else is skipping the crazy lines today and shopping in their PJs from home? And is it just me or are the deals this year even more amazing than usual? It seems like literally EVERY site is offering discounts! I'm filling you in on all of the sales, online promo codes ...

{ Gray Leather in Monopoli: Moto Jacket, Striped Tee & Over-the-Knee Boots }

By Wednesday, November 23, 2016 5

Happy Thanksgiving Eve! How many of you are prepping for a big meal tomorrow? I baked some pumpkin pie bars last night and today I'll be making a batch of gingerbread cookies for a celebration with other American families. Our oven is so tiny, there's no way I would attempt to cook a turkey, but ...

{ Magical Matera: Beige Poncho, Gray Scarf & Over-the-Knee Boots }

By Monday, November 21, 2016 20

On our road trip through the heel of Italy last week, we spent a day in the magical town of Matera, and to say it was cool is definitely an understatement. The ancient town was first occupied in the Paleolithic Age, and is one of the oldest human dwellings in the world. Every store, restaurant and ...