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Travel: Big Sur Road Trip

This weekend I traveled up the coast a few hours to Big Sur for a weekend of camping, hiking- and let’s be honest: s’mores eating.  Our trip included four tents, three (adorably color coordinated black and white) dogs, two nights of laughter and starry skies, and one fabulously successful proposal! 267 more words


I'm going to see the Smith Street Band next week

and I’m really looking forward to it! Yey.

if you’ve never heard of them before and would like to hear what they sound like here’s a preview: 9 more words


Ace of Lace

I used to think the only appropriate time for sneakers was never.  Man was I wrong.  Lately I have been daydreaming of the bold design, fun colors, and- let’s face it-  188 more words


Laura's Got Style...?

Let’s get this confession out of the way right off the bat.  My ideal outfit is a comfy, crazy printed dress and no shoes. While it’s true I love all things luxurious (think silk, think embroidery, think lovely soft leather) I’ve always felt more comfortable working near the glamour than living in it. 376 more words


Sunshine and Sunflowers

I love sunflowers- just ask Becka! So this little smocked top number pretty much screamed my name from the racks of one of our (many) local thrift stores.   112 more words



And now I’ve just gotten back from a run. On this run I started out and my feet were heavy, my muscles tight, my breath came ragged. 340 more words


Red Wine Chocolate Cake

I love birthdays. And no, not just my birthday. I love the simple (read: basic) idea of celebrating a singular person for the night, day or week. 796 more words