friday finds.

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it’s the weekend — hurrah! sometimes when it’s super hectic and a little chaotic i feel like i can hear our collective sigh from afar, at long last — friday. this week i’m exploring some good books to read and just where you might like to peruse them, and what to wear while, well, being quite lazy. which is exactly what weekends are for made for.... 
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living on pleasant road.

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is this not the prettiest color palette you’ve seen in a while? the mantel arrangement alone gives me serious spring fever. appropriately situated in a place called pleasant road, this beautiful space is one of light location’s london properties. it’s a bohemian’s dream palace — whimsical and light, with loads of bright white layered with eclectic... 
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wintery whites.

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clouds 9000. we’re in the last couple of months of the season’s chilly weather, but i can’t help but love these looks of winter whites. despite being wintery, i find them anything but cold, and instead rather comforting and for the most part, cozy. i like the idea of layering lots of shades of white and pale gray bedding for instance — creating the... 
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la dolce vita, at home.

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if you asked me where else in the world i might like to live, the answer hands-down would be italy. i love everything about the italian culture — the friendly people, the slow life, eating amazing fresh food al fresco, drinking wine on warm nights outdoors in charming cafes. those gardens created in window boxes but that spill lushly over tiny balconies — sigh.... 
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get springtime bar cart ready + a giveaway.

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are you hankering for some fresh, springtime cocktails? because we’ve got some really scrumptious new drink recipes to share with you today. the folks at SKYY have two brand new vodka infusions, so i hired bartender extraordinaire rosie ruiz to shake things up, and create something refreshing and unique for you using SKYY’s new Infusions — Tropical Mango... 
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