Cocktail Attire 101

Here’s a confession: Any time I receive an invite that calls for “cocktail attire” I get slightly nervous. My style is usually fairly casual and I definitely wear pants almost 100% of the time.

forever mine.

During the last 5 years of blogging, I have shared a lot with you guys. I’ve taken you to restaurants, shared my daily looks, beauty rituals and parts of my fitness and diet.

BEAUTY TALK: a new smile

“A smile is happiness you’ll find right under your nose.” -Tom Wilson Whenever someone asks me to describe myself, I would usually say that I am a happy person, with a love for the beautiful things in life.

Be mine, Mr. Valentine!

In the 8 years that Mike and I have been together, we have never celebrated Valentine’s Day. Why? Certainly not because we don’t love each other, but rather because my birthday has always been the next day –

VIDEO: bridal shoot

Last week, I married Kathi! Not really, but it sure felt like it. We hopped in front of Julie Brass’ lens for a bridal shoot to show off Anna Posch’s skills.

OUTFIT: fri-yay

I have to admit, ever since Kathi and I started working together full time, I rarely dread Mondays anymore and I don’t get overly excited about weekends.