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Happy Mother’s Day! We are heading to brunch at The Darling with Josh’s parents (one of my favorite brunch spots).




And because we all know that Mother’s Day breakfast in bed delivery is a much better idea in theory, here are the best Mother’s Day sales to really treat yourself :)


ANTHROPOLOGIE: 20% off with the code “WOWMOM”. I love this floral & lace dress and how fantastic is this printed strapless dress?


BAUBLE BAR: 20% – 30% off site wide! IT’s the perfect time to load up on those ever popular triple drop earrings!


J.CREW: 25% off your purchase :) Did you see all of the new arrivals? I LOVE this eyelet dress and this pink swimsuit in collaboration with Marysia!


LOFT: 30% off of everything! I’m pretty sure that I’m ordering this yellow ruffle dress. And isn’t this eyelet tank top adorable?


SERENA & LILY: Some great finds in the sale section like these bistro chairs and this stripe rug.


SHOPBOP: I’m finding the best things in their sale – this swingy free people dress (love the blue!), this little peplum tee, and this adorable swim coverup dress!


TUCKERNUCK: Extra 20% off the sale section with code “Extra20” and there are tons of cute things like this striped swing shirtdress that I have and this blue & white tassel top.


URBAN OUTFITTERS: Lots of cute things on sale like this drape dress!



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Date: May 10 2017

Filed Under: Decor, Entertaining, Family, Fashion

I’ve been finding so many lovely things on Etsy! It’s one of my favorite places to surf :)




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That doormat cracks me up. A flowery spring wreath would make a great Mother’s Day gift. Happy Wednesday!


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Date: May 8 2017

Filed Under: Decor, Entertaining, Family, Fashion

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a nice weekend :) Our’s was wonderful and full!  This post is a long one today since I haven’t done a life lately post in awhile…


Dinner with these gorgeous friends Charlotte and Julia in celebration of Jessica Murnane’s book One Part Plant.



(I’m wearing a Kate Spade dress, these heels, blue earrings, and leather clutch.)


I’m all about one piece swimsuits right now and I’m totally into Solid & Striped simple silhouette. I love this white and pink stripe one and might even wear it like a bodysuit. Also this powder sunscreen brush is LEGIT you guys. It’s by Supergoop and is so easy to throw in your purse and put on when you need extra protection (kids too!). PS that towel is one I blogged about last week!




Another Mirth Caftan dress :) This one is actually my most favorite of them all. It can tie as the waist, too and is available at Anthro. Also my Marc Jacob studded sandals are on sale on Amazon!




Three little scallop suits that I just might wear as body suits, as well :) (1, 2, and 3)




Our friend Carly came to town and we had lunch at the Park Cafe. I think its so funny how we color coordinate.




The most magical dinner on Sullivan’s Island with friends hosted by Jane Pope, Way Way Allen, and Lauren Lail.




Here I am with Lauren. That’s one of her jackets she designs!




Isn’t this the cutest little spot? Love that watermelon bench!




Brunch with friends Lauren, Mary Kathryn, and Suzanne at Cannon Green. It’s a GREAT brunch spot with a dj. I’m wearing this red dress (also available here), these earrings, and these sandals.




The sweetest little lunch date right here, this is my friend Anna’s baby.




This here makes me SO unbelievably happy… my kids love The Parent Trap movie almost as much as I do. All time favorite!




With my friends Haskell, Julia, and Lucy at the Diner En Blanc party. Our friend Calder hosted a gorgeous table and we had such a fun time this night! I wish I had a good picture with her in it!




Love this little flowy floral top. And these jeweled sandals from Hampden.




Here’s this red dress again (also available here). This was actually taken the same day as that brunch at Cannon Green. This is at HighWater Fest and that music festival was SO much fun.


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It was two days and over 20 bands! The other day I wore this floral romper and it was the perfect festival outfit.



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THE prettiest outdoor dishes! I might need the blue marble set and the lemons set. And the cherries on top, wink.




Pretty floral mules.




And here’s my outfit that I put up this weekend from Cinco de Mayo with Julia and Gray! My blue skirt is one of my favorite things right now!


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I thought it might be fun to switch things up today and highlight one of my most favorite local boutiques here in Charleston. Out of Hand is located right on historic Pitt Street in the Old Village, and it’s my go to spot for SO many things. My friend Charlotte and I popped into OOH last week so that we could show you around…




It’s SO nice to have a shop close to home that carries some of my favorite clean beauty brands. Think RMS, Tata Harper, and more.


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This Suntegrity sunscreen was my favorite sunscreen last summer (and I still love it). It’s tinted and goes on easily.




OOH’s fashion department is so cute, too. I always find casual and fun pieces within seconds of walking through. Isn’t this tote adorable?




They carry a great selection of easy dresses perfect for strolling around the neighborhood.


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OOH is also one of my go to spots for gifts. There is something for everyone here (even kids). Hint, Mother’s Day is around the corner…






Many of my floral purchases happen here, too. They have a case of fresh flowers you can choose from.




But a secret that not everyone knows is that you can go to their cooler room and choose your blooms there! I always find the best peonies and other favorites here.




See what I mean? Out of Hand is the best kind of shop!! If you find yourself in the area you should pop in! And be sure to stop by Rudi’s next door for some wine and cheese :)




PS, Follow OOH on instagram here.


Photography by Charlotte Elizabeth Photo


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Date: Apr 12 2017

Filed Under: Decor, Entertaining, Family, Fashion

OH HEY! It’s been awhile since I shared a life lately…


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Wearing these raffia sandals in that picture above :)


We made a quick trip to Kentucky for a wedding – isn’t Fletcher cute in his tux?




Lilly and me at the beach here in Charleston. I’m wearing this purple print dress.




My new personalized shampoo and conditioner from Function of Beauty! You just take a little hair quiz and they help you find your perfect combination. I love mine!




These Hedgehouse throwbeds are literally the softest best things ever. Myy kids are obsessed, too!




My brother and his family came for a visit and we had such a nice time. Our kids play so well together, I wish we could get together more often.


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Pretty paintings by Teil. Love this collection of her prints!




New stripe rugs for Coral House.




Two bff’s with the same taste in dresses.




I got it in this orange stripe. Gray got it in this white.




I’ve decided to separate my Harbour Island pictures for another recap post this week!



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I’m so excited for this weekend because on Sunday my favorite Charleston home store is kicking off their Spring Flea Market at their warehouse! Celadon always has THE BEST finds, and the Sunday Flea is extra special because they invite local vendors to share their products!


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pink knit tee, cut off jeans, tortoise sunglasses, similar tassel slides


It’s like a big party – in addition to the shopping there will be food trucks, face painting, live music, and a jump castle! I hope to see some of you there :) If you can’t make it this weekend you can catch the next Sunday Flea! They’ll be taking place on the LAST Sunday of every month March through August! If you want to apply to be a local vendor at the Flea you should totally apply with Celadon!




PS: And for anyone not in Charleston you can always shop Celadon’s AMAZING online store! Here are a few of my current favorites!




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Photography by Gray Benko. Thank you to Celadon for partnering on this post.



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