Category: weekend

take me back…

Last Saturday, C and I packed a little suitcase and snuck away after work for a mini-break at our favorite spot on the Gulf coast. It’s really kind of ridiculous that we live smack in the middle of two beautiful coastlines, and never make it to the beach… We’ve got the whole “work hard” thing down, and now we just need to make more time for some play {all part of that elusive balance we’re…

weekend update: today we are thankful.

It started out as a rainy weekend. Typical for Florida, and nothing to be worried about. At first. We worked for a few hours at the shop Saturday morning, then I spent the afternoon drinking wine on my couch and watching an all-day marathon of Gossip Girl on Netflix. In the name of research. Those Upper-East-Siders have incredible floral arrangements! On Sunday morning we woke up to more rain, but bare cupboards necessitated a soggy…

weekend update

    Some on-the-go snaps from this weekend and the last. Some work, and some play. Our crepe myrtles are blooming, I’ve stocked up my summer reading selection, and we’re spending as much time in the sunshine as we can. Although, sunshine has been sparse recently. Summer weekends are in full swing!

5 years and counting…

Last Saturday, Chad and I celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary! We snuck away to Siesta Key Beach, where we tied the knot half a decade ago. {Half a decade!} If you’re from Florida — or even if you’re not — we recommend a trip to Siesta. It’s been named the #1 beach in the country, and it’s one of our very favorite places to get away. The timing couldn’t have been better for a battery…