A Mother’s Day Getaway + Belmond El Encanto

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When researching for my Santa Barbara trip, I came across the most charming resort.  I knew it would be the perfect place for the mother-daughter-granddaughter trip I had been planning.   The Belmond El Encanto is the epitome of laid-back chic.  This hilltop hideaway first opened in the…

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ruffle maxi dress + the key to packing for a weekend away

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What a weekend…  and let me say it was just as amazing as this darling ruffle maxi dress!  As many of you already know, I had a crazy weekend (that I’ll share with you later) but it was basically filled with meetings, cocktails, and plenty of parties….

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Classic Carryalls with Armadio

  Even though I love a statement piece, I will always fall back on the basics.  A closet needs some outrageous pieces, but more than that it needs to be stocked with well-loved classics that you will use again and again.  Several months ago, when I…

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faking a full night’s rest with Clarins

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“Fake it till you make it.” I’ve always been a fan of that phrase.  (I even have a bracelet that says it!) . For me, what it means is that you can do almost anything… just keep trying till you figure it out!  While this works…

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