Shop Local: Shoptiques

Hello from Paradise Island in the Bahamas, my friends! I kind of flew under the radar with my recent travel, but to be honest, I’ve been so focused on everything that this trip totally snuck up on me, too. I’ll share photos and updates with you soon, but you can follow along on Instagram in the […]

My Marriott Staycation: Backyard Bliss

Over the last week, you might have noticed that I spent a lot of time in Brooklyn — and living out of a suitcase. While summer in New York City is a safe-haven from cicadas (for the most part), the suffocating humidity still has most of us ready to hop a plane (or a jitney) to get the hell outta here […]

Play Hooky

On the quest to wear as little as possible this summer, I’ve been turning to scarves to keep me decent during the day.

Me & Public Speaking

Some things in life are better in moderation… Like me and public speaking. I’m candid. Really candid. I’m a woman with too many thoughts and questions and things to say. I always wonder if people realize what they’re getting into when they ask me to speak openly at their panels and conferences. Like, LOL! They trust me? Do they […]

Pier 62

You ever have one of those days where you just. do. not. want. to. do. anything? Totally, right? That was me last night — despite a slew of after-work events I’d over-ambitiously committed to. Some days (most days), the only thing I want to RSVP to after a long day at work is my ass on the couch with […]

Event Recap: 7th Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic

So by now, I’m sure you know what I did this weekend — and I’d venture to guess that if I even begin to utter the phrase “Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic,” one more time, you’ll collectively tell me to shut the hell up. So instead, I’ll skip it and get to the highlights — the golden […]


Ever since Zooey Deschanel debuted her capsule collection of dresses with Tommy Hilfiger, it was love at first sight. …Especially with this “Modical” (mod + nautical) inverted shift dress. Which took me a good month or so to find online.