Head over to the College Prepster Facebook page… because… Voting for the vineyard vines contest is officially open! You have from now until July 8th at noon to “like” your favorite sets. Good luck to everyone entered!!! xoxo


June Books

Okay, here we go.  These are the books I read in the month of June.  I liked almost all of them and LOVED some. Hope in a Jar Beth Harbison Loved it.  It was a story really close to my heart so I enjoyed seeing the “twenty five years later” part.  The flashbacks were hilarious,…


Fourth of July :: Outfit Inspiration

Whether you’re having a low-key Fourth of July with family or a big neighborhood bash or a relaxing day at the beach, putting together that red-white-blue outfit is a lot of fun. My family used to go to North Carolina every year and my sister and I got really into the outfits.  (Realistically speaking, I…



I have all these cute Lilly bathing suits from high school… and for probably obvious reasons, they do not fit at all anymore! Which is terribly, terribly sad.  Especially considering we’re going out of town this weekend for the fourth of July.  I have a few bsuits that still work for me thankfully, but it’s…


You scream, I scream

This is the absolute worst ice cream ever to be invented. And what I mean by this is it’s the BEST ice cream ever to be invented. Seriously, finger-lickin’, eat-the-whole-carton, gain-ten-pounds good. {via flickr} Ice cream has really been bothering my stomach lately, but it’s not stopping me from indulging in a few scoops.  It’s…


Happy Birthday Soccer Mom!

It’s Soccer Mom’s birthday today!!! We’re going out to dinner as a family and I can’t wait to celebrate with her ­čÖé LOVE YOU! Last week I shared some Flashback Father’s Day pictures… I couldn’t resist showing this one!  I wasn’t kidding about my parents’ Ray-Bans! Last year in London! xoxoxox


vineyard vines + College Prepster Contest!

I’ve teamed up with vineyard vines for a NEW contest!  Instead of a normal giveaway where the winner is chosen at random, this is going to be a contest using Polyvore and the winner receives the Lobster Beach Tote! The Basics: Create a Polyvore set using the Lobster Beach Tote.  Show us how you’d wear…


Town Toiles

Yesterday, when I blogged about the Charleston Toile bow tie I remembered this really cute company that makes products with toiles specific to different cities. Town Toiles offers toiles for Annapolis, Boston, Charleston, Chicago, Fisher’s Island, Nantucket, New York City, San Francisco, and Tampa.  (As well as beach and nautical scenes.) The toiles are really…