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Black & White Gingham Top Under $50

By Wednesday, May 10, 2017 15

Although it may not officially be summer, it sure feels like it in Amman right now. It's been in the high 80's/low 90's and not showing any sign of slowing down soon. I guess I'm getting my first taste of the desert climate! Luckily it does cool off a lot in the evening, though, and ...

High/Low Hem Dress for Summer Events

By Friday, May 5, 2017 5

Happy Friday, everyone! It's extra happy for me because we received a small shipment of our stuff yesterday---whoo hoo! We've been living out of suitcases for the last month so if you're wondering why I've had the same shoes, bags, etc. on repeat, that's why. Blogging-wise, I'm especially thrilled to have my iMac computer again ...

Three Easy Ways to Dress Up a White Button Down

By Wednesday, May 3, 2017 6

Happy Wednesday! A white button down has become my go-to for simple, yet chic outfits. There are so many ways you can change up your look with a basic button down, whether it's increasing the glam factor or dressing it down. I decided to add some polish for this outfit I wore to dinner last weekend. ...

Day Trip from Amman to Iraq Al Amir

By Monday, May 1, 2017 8

Happy Monday and I hope you all had a great weekend! On Saturday, we were able to take a day trip to Iraq Al Amir, an area just outside Amman that's known for its ancient ruins and cave dwellings. These ancient ruins were originally part of the Qasr Al-Abd (Palace of the Servants). They've been partially ...

Denim, Stripes & Studs

By Friday, April 28, 2017 3

Happy Friday, everyone! Our weekend starts today and the Jordanians actually have a holiday on Sunday, so that means three days off for us (no complaints here!) We kicked ours off with breakfast this morning at a place that offers American-style favorites like pancakes and egg sandwiches. Even though we've only been here a few ...

Chambray Bell Sleeves & White Denim

By Wednesday, April 26, 2017 10

Although we are loving the dry climate and endless sunny days here in Jordan, my husband and I have been having some trouble getting good sleep at night. We'll often wake up with scratchy, dry throats because the air is SO dry here and there's a lot of dust since it's a desert climate with ...

How to Wear a Satin Trench Coat

By Monday, April 24, 2017 7

Happy Monday, everyone, and I hope you all had a great weekend! My week actually started yesterday, so today really feels like Tuesday to me (it's going to take awhile to get used to the new weekend days here!) We spent some time exploring the local malls in Jordan, and the first thing we discovered is that the ...