weekend links

Happy Friday, you guys. I’m just running out the door actually to drop Penny off at the vet; she’s getting spayed today, the poor little thing! After that I’m heading to my niece and nephew’s ‘special friend day’ at school which should be so cute. Besides that, my weekend plans are to just hang out with Penny and hang around the…
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a fun northern california home

There’s something so appealing about a lived in space that looks collected rather than decorated, and this former YWCA summer camp turned sprawling Northern California home is a prime example. Per the Elle Decor article, the first time the couple was shown the space they couldn’t wrap their heads around the amount of work needed and just walked out, but…
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chic hair clips

The other day I bought a barrette for the first time in probably fifteen years. I tend to shy away from any sort of hair accessory as I think that they can tend to look a little too ‘done’ for my liking; my mom followed me around for a good half hour while when I was getting ready for my wedding,…
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best roast chicken

I love roast chicken, and it’s become a bit of a tradition in our house to make it on Sunday nights. After trying quite a few recipes (and a fair amount of trial and error) I can confidently say that the very best, easiest roast chicken recipe out there is Ina Garten’s aptly named Perfect Roast Chicken. The instructions are…
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weekend links

Happy Friday! It’s drizzling and grey outside here today, and I’m pretty excited about it. I have a bunch of work to get done at the computer and I’m planning to just stay in my pajamas for as long as possible. Working from home (mostly) can be pretty fun. Are you doing anything exciting this weekend? We have a friend’s…
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Springtime Florals

 saloni dress / aquazzura sandal / august clutch / celine sunglasses / alexis bittar ring (similar) This floral dress is the first ‘Spring-y’ item that I’ve bought so far this season, and I absolutely love it. I actually ordered the dress last summer from a Moda Operandi trunkshow – have you ever bought anything from them? It’s a really neat concept, though I…
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