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All Black Winter Outfit

By Friday, January 13, 2017 10

TGIF! I'm so happy Friday is here and the fact that it's a three-day weekend makes it even better. We move from Rome exactly two weeks from today and I'm feeling all kinds of emotions lately. I'm happy about going home, sad to leave Italy, and both anxious/excited about our next chapter in Amman, Jordan. There's so much ...

Cozy Off the Shoulder Top for Winter

By Friday, January 6, 2017 11

Happy Friday! My husband and I have an extra day off because Epiphany is observed as a national holiday in Italy. Today is also known as 'La Befana' for Italian children, which stems from a legend similar to our version of Santa Claus (read more about it on this post!) My brother flew out yesterday ...

Leopard Coat & Little Black Dress for New Year’s Eve

By Wednesday, December 28, 2016 6

Is it just me or does anyone else just feel kind of 'blah' the week after Christmas? The only upside is the start of the clearance sale season, so I like to fight the post-holiday blues by shopping for deals from my favorite retailers. I'm sharing a roundup of my top picks at the bottom of this ...

{ Holiday Gifting with Brahmin Handbags }

By Monday, November 14, 2016 11

Now that it's mid-November, I think it's safe to say the holiday season is officially upon us. Americans always tend to get an early start on the holidays, but even in Rome, I've starting seeing decorations appear in many storefronts (yay!) There are so many holiday traditions I look forward to every year: decorating our home, ...