Category Holiday

A Touch of Red and a Little Bit of Lace

Holding true to the notion that ‘black is always in style’, especially throughout the winter, Christmas or NOT, a touch of red and a little bit of lace makes any ensemble more luxurious and

Chocolate Relaxation

Chocolate relaxation? The mission of not only preparing a chocolate dessert but also deciding on a less conventional recipe, during Thanksgiving, re-ignited the excitement of not only sharing my cake but also the process of making it.  Personally, melting chocolate is a truly relaxing and an enjoyable experience. ‘Chocolate therapy’ does not only mean indulging in that cake or the fact that the leftover mixture is of course savored. !function(d,s,id){

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Red White and Blueberries!

In the spirit of July 4th and this Independence Day weekend in the US, wearing red white and blue can just make it feel more like summer. Of course I don’t think there needs to be a reason to wear red sandals (hence my throwback wearing red suede sandals in Rome), but pinstripes and nautical inspired pieces make you want to sail away and absorb the sun.


I had wanted to wear this  DVF navy lace dress for a while and finally wore it on New Year’s Eve. I seem to have a an affection for deep blue as I realize I wore a blue dress on NYE last year as well. Truthfully though, I love this dress because it is comfortable and the fact that it is form fitting but has long sleeves so it is

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