Vanilla Poached pears & Gingerbread Cake

Amoretti vanilla

Like Fall fashion with jeweled tones and heavier fabrics, the arrival of cold weather brings rich, hearty foods.  Comfort foods appear and spices become more prevalent.   I’ve finally decided to do some Holiday baking.   The first thing that came to … Read More

5 reason’s I love my Valentino Rockstuds

Valentino rockstud pump

Why I love my Rockstuds?  That is a great question and one that my husband has no doubt asked himself multiple times.  Rockstuds, Rockstuds and more Rockstuds! What most of you don’t know is that I have worked in retail … Read More

Madison’s Secret Code

madison secret code

The statistics are staggering!  When you start to examine the numbers closely it makes you stop and think…In the US women hold less than 25% of STEM (science,technology, engineering and math) related jobs.  After it’s peak in 1991 at just … Read More

Wooden Grove

wooden grove

I’m sure each and everyone of us remembers marking their bedroom wall with a notch and date each time they grew any small measurable amount.   We did this for Tutu as well but sadly we have moved several times … Read More

Beach Ready

Penelope Lane

With summer right around the corner and beach season upon us Tutu will be living in these adorable lace and pom pom trimmed cover ups.  She hasn’t wanted to take them off since we opened the box.  Tutu has enjoyed … Read More

Take Me Back

take me Back

dress:ALC  sweater:Theory, similar and here, here boots:Chanel  clutch:Valentino  sunglasses:Dior beanie:ASOS nail polish:OPI Love mixing textures and fabrics and winter could be my favorite season to do so.  I love this lighter airy dress paired with a classic fisherman style sweater and a … Read More

Colors in the snow

pink and red

sweater:Theory also in black  brooch:Chanel  fishnets:Wolford similar  jeans:Ag jeans bag:Valentino  sunglasses:Dior  beanie:Banana Republic, similar Photography:Jordan Bree photography

Lipstick and Latte

threaded tank

Lipstick and Latte’s need I say more?   You will hardly ever see me without lipstick and I live off of Latte’s.   “Coffee first” is my mantra and my coffee of choice is always a latte.  So this  Thread … Read More

Red, White and Snow

Jordan Bree

Although I have lived in California most of my adult life, the mountains will always have my heart.  I love our annual family trip to Park City, Utah and I can’t wait for ski week to roll around.  I look … Read More

Ballet boots and Tutus


tutu:Space46 Boutique  boots:Valentino  clutch:Valentino sweater:Kate Spade, similar denim top:forever 21, similar and here sunglasses:Dior  bracelets:David Yurman and here Valentino’s runway show for fall was Ballet inspired. So the inspiration for this look came from there.  I feel like Carrie Bradshaw everytime I … Read More