Bruges Belgium

My family and I spent this past summer on holiday in Europe (or as we Americans tend to call it, vacation.)  We took a little roadtrip to Amsterdam (because, hello Holland – which you can read about here) and on the way back detoured through Belgium (because, hello Bruges and hello waffles!)  We found the […]

Little White Dress

Here I am in Rome, in the cutest apartment just meters from St. Peters Basilica, wondering what people in Rome wear in the heat of summer.  Colors, apparently.  Darling leather 1″ heeled sandals.  Silks and linens.  Whites.  It’s increasingly obvious who is Italian and who is a tourist.  I hate looking like a tourist, but […]

Omaha Weekend

The Mr and I took the boys up to Omaha this past weekend for a quick getaway.  I loved, loved, loved downtown Omaha (to put it simply.)  The Old Market district was a combination of my favorites from Kansas City; it was like the Plaza, Crown Center and the Power & Light District all rolled […]

Perfect Fridays, Perfect Vacations

It’s time for a vacation! ¬†Well, it should be time for a vacation. ¬†With a last minute vacation to see the Redwoods in California, a leisurely drive up and down the PCH 101 (we stopped at every scenic byway, I kid you not) and finally celebrating my kid brother’s wedding in Portland, our vacation days […]