I’m rarely surfing the U.O. website like I used to back in my college days, but the other day I somehow ended up in the kitchen section and was blown away by all the cute, yet functional items they have. There are quite a few hidden gems that every kitchen should have. Here are 9 items I’m lusting after.
As I previously mentioned in my Mt. Baldy post, my quest to seize my home state has been a goal of mine this year, and so far I’m not doing too shabby. This past Valentine’s Day, my wonderful, sweet boyfriend took me on a trip to Solvang. Literally the cutest little Danish town dropped in central California, and it’s only a two hour drive from L.A. Surprisingly, I had never heard of this place, but it quickly became one of my favorite getaways.
Here are a few of my favorite things from the trip: read more
The dining area is a very important area of your home. It is where two or more gather for a meal prepared from the heart. It is where connections are made, deep conversation is had and lots of laughter is shared. So, with this post, I wanted to give this special area or room its due. read more
The beauty of living in Southern California is experiencing all of the exhilarating local escapes. You can literally decide the day of, to pack a bag road trip it to encounter crisp blue waves crashing ashore, a gorgeous desert, or even the snow; and all within 2 to 3 hours or less. I have made it my personal goal to explore more of California this year. There is still so much I have not seen, and I am a freaking native!
So last week, the beau and I decided to explore Mt. Baldy. Mt. Baldy is the highest point of the massive San Gabriel Mountain Range, and is just an hour outside of Los Angeles. Prior to committing to a full ski or snowboard day, we decided to first check it out and get into some tobogganing. Unfortunately, Patty Mayonnaise was not feeling well, and we did not make it out to Mt. Baldy until late Saturday afternoon. But though we only had a few hours, we did have an absolute blast. Here is why we would visit again:read more
A sleek european style sneaker has been on trend for quite some time. And I must admit, I have finally fallen prey. I typically stick with my white low-top Chuck Taylors or leopard print Schutz slip-ons, but these sleek sneakers by Axel Arigato has got me in its trap. Check out the five pairs on my wish list. Oh la la.