a weekend in laguna.

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as i posted last friday, i slipped away for a long leisurely weekend in laguna beach. laguna is the perfect southern california beach town, just under two hours south of Los angeles. cute little wood-shingled cottages cling to the overgrown hillsides along with their newer mansion-like neighbors and all share a stunning view of the sun-drenched pacific ocean below. it’s... 
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let’s go to: pensão agrícola.

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what is it about a weekend getaway that just gets you wander lusting after an even longer stay somewhere fabulous? i think it may be that we all just need more vacation time! and, you get to chit chatting with fellow travelers about their favorite destinations, like i did this weekend and you hear about all kinds of dreamy holiday spots. one such place is Pensão Agrícola... 
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a brief sojourn.

it’s been a very hectic few weeks, and the upcoming weeks are proving to be just about the same, so i’m slipping away for a quick couple of days. a mini holiday to laguna beach, california — a really beautiful surf town just a few hours south of los angeles. i’m only taking books, bathing suit, a beach towel, and some sunscreen. okay, maybe a sun dress... 
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wear this there: the book club.

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oh, london! home to so many of those charming little watering holes we could venture into with the possibility of never coming back out. the book club most definitely makes this list. located in east london, its playful charm is reminiscent of making googly eyes at your high school crushes over a ping pong match, only with adult beverages. a grown-up, yet still flirty get-up... 
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wear this there: maison premiere.

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you had us at absinthe and oysters, maison premiere. we will be at the bar, and if no one wants to join us, with christopher moore’s sassy novel sacre bleu in hand. maybe it’s the potent imported liquor, the new-orleans-on-a-summer-night ambience, or the pastel-hued bar, but we are getting seriously romantic feels from this week’s wear this there. nothing... 
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