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Camel & Stripes at Piazza di Spagna

By Monday, January 16, 2017 10

Happy Monday, everyone, and I hope you all enjoyed the weekend! On Saturday I did something I never have since moving to Rome: walked the Spanish Steps in Piazza di Spagna. I can't believe I'm admitting this, but they're usually way too crowded and pick-pocketing can be bad there, so I just avoid it entirely. ...

Festive Layers & My Favorite Holiday Traditions

By Friday, December 23, 2016 8

Buon Natale from Roma! How is tomorrow Christmas Eve already?! There really is a sense of magic in the air around this time of year and sometimes I wish time would slow down so we could enjoy everything just a bit longer. My shopping is done, gifts have been wrapped, and I did my final grocery ...

{ Telling Time with Christian Paul Watches }

By Thursday, August 18, 2016 12

In an age when cell phones have taken the place of wrist watches, many people (including myself) have simply quit wearing one. In the past, I always put on a watch before I left the house---especially when I was teaching full-time---but over the last few years, I've hardly worn one at all. That is, until I ...

{ When in Rome: Cold shoulder dress, Silk scarf & Wedge sandals }

By Monday, June 20, 2016 12

Hi everyone, and I hope all of you enjoyed the weekend! Believe it or not, Saturday was our first time taking photos at the Colosseum---but when in Rome, right? We usually avoid the touristy areas because fighting the crowds can be exhausting, but since my new beauty from Brahmin deserved a stunning backdrop, we hopped on the Vespa and zipped ...

{ Edgy Graffiti: Gray tee, Bandana scarf & White denim }

By Tuesday, May 17, 2016 14

One of my favorite (and sometimes, one of the most challenging) parts about doing blog photos shoots is finding a location which 'matches' my outfit. To complement the edgier style of this look, we headed to a metro stop near our neighborhood which has a few large graffiti murals. We had originally intended on shooting beside a wall painted ...