Education & The Power to Change… My Journey to Now

I was that annoying girl who loved high school. Correction: I was that even more annoying girl who loved going to school because she got to see all of her friends and be social and hang out and talk through her classes. I rarely missed school because I feared missing out on some important social …

Princess Idelle Chattre & Malcolm R. Conntint. . . on . . . . . . The Last Train From Paris . . .

The husband and I were invited as Princess Idelle Chattre & Malcolm R Conntint, to attend and participate in a Murder Mystery Dinner called The Last Train From Paris hosted by our friends {and neighbors} Josh and Rafi. Having been to a few murder mystery dinners, I knew we’d have to attend as our characters …

It’s a Girl! Baby Shower Flowers, Decor, & More…

My cousin Kelley is a few months away from giving birth to her second lovely little girl… remember the DIY initial canvas I made? It was for her and she loved it {yay!}. Her shower was last Saturday and I was in charge of flower arrangements and Mimosas while my other cousin, Corey, handled much …

Summer Pool Party with Crocs

Let me just start off by saying, for the millionth time, that I am impressed every time a new pair of Crocs shoes arrive at my doorstep. Not only are they well made, ridiculously light-weight, comfortable, AND affordable, they are stylish as well. My husband literally has not taken them off since he slipped on …

graveyard cake for halloween

Halloween Party // Spooky Decor Inspiration

I mentioned yesterday that our Halloween party was a blast {and I LOVED our costumes} so I’ll just keep it simple today and share a few photos of our night… what am I saying “a few” apologies for the photo overload, enjoy. Hope your Halloween was Spooktacular!

* Inn of the Seventh Ray *

Friday night. Inn Of The Seventh Ray. A gorgeous little restaurant in the hills of Topanga Canyon. Mostly outdoor dining. Old friends. New friends. Amazing food. Delicious wine. Laughter. Lighting. Cappuccino. Desserts ~ though nothing chocolate. Birthdays. Beautiful surroundings. A creek behind us with very loud frogs. Music in the distance. Warm Summer nights.   …