How to Wear Gingham

Spring is in the air and so are pretty pastel prints. Chief amongst these is gingham. That iconic, checkerboard print most commonly seen in blue and red. Personally, I love gingham. As a teenager I had my bedroom in Kentucky decked out in blue gingham and daisies. I have the best memories in that gabled room overlooking my Dad's farm. When…


Spring Travel Must Haves

Just in time for our next getaway, I happened upon this bright little number by Katherine Way Collections. I love that this line is created right here in my home town of Jacksonville, and made in the USA. Katherine's designs are crafted to make a statement, and are up for the task whatever it may be, whether you are headed…


Fruitful Fashion on Trend | What I’m Wearing

It all started with this lemon dress I found at a local boutique. Right away I was smitten. Yellow always makes me happy and the fact that this ladylike silhouette was covered in a retro lemon print made me grin from ear to ear. As a travel and lifestyle blogger I believe fashion should be as much about the way…


Top Food Trends for 2016 | What the Experts Say

If you follow me you will know by now that I'm pretty passionate about the subject matter of food. Maybe it's because I have personal ties with the farming industry, maybe it's because I am a self confessed former "healthy kid"(or chubby if we are just being honest). Whatever the reasons, this girl loves food. I'm always fascinated to observe…


Trend Report | Featuring Rocks Box

You know what can take a boring or well loved outfit and give it new life? The perfect statement accessory. If you are like me, that may fall more into the "want" category, not "need" category dropping back to the rear burner when it comes to shopping. Never fear! I recently learned of a service that sends its subscribers new…


Prediction | Foodie Trends on the Decline

Food is not so different from fashion. Trends come and go based on a lengthy measure of circumstances. What's in season? What crop did well this year? What celebrity chef debuted their newest dish using that random ingredient? And what are the latest health trends? It's unclear at times just what makes an item leap of the menu and into…


Amy in a bikini? Trends for 2014 Swim and Resort wear!

Most beautiful woman ever dress Lisa Kaminski Depending on how long you've been following the A-list you may remember my blog on "The Most Beautiful Woman Ever" dress. That blog featured a masterpiece by my favorite swim and resort wear designer Lisa Kaminski. Lisa's work is top quality, highly collectible, and always on the cutting edge of fashion. If that…