August2016


Summer Concert Outfit

Labor Day weekend is this weekend which has all of us finding ways to celebrate summer and an extra long weekend with family and friends. Grill outs, camping, beach trips are among them. For me, Labor Day has been marked with music for the past 6 years in a row. Three nights of music from a little rock band called, Phish, has been my holiday weekend...

Business Love: Bamboo Sushi

Bamboo Sushi opened in Avanti, about 2 blocks from my house earlier this summer. Avanti is a sort of community food hall meets restaurant icubator where each restaurant is housed in a repurposed shipping container. The main spaces merge into open sitting, two community bars, as well as two rooftop patios with killer views of Downtown Denver. Cocktails...

Cucumber, Tomato & Avocado Salad

Nothing quite feels like summer more than a cucumber and tomato salad. Growing up in the South we would mix cucumbers, tomatoes, mayonnaise and lemon together. Add salt and pepper and call that a salad. I dressed up my favorite childhood version with a basil vinaigrette as the dressing, sheep’s milk ricotta instead of mayonnaise, and added avocado,...

Knitted Oatmeal Sweater Dress

Knitted Oatmeal Sweater Dress
The weather this morning was a welcomed 65 degrees. The first hints of fall are whispering in my ear as I walked down the street to my favorite little coffee shop. It felt cool enough to enjoy an almond milk chai latte. And I did. Probably my first in months. This tease of fall has me dreaming of sweaters, knits and dreaming of investing in a new leather...

Stay with Me: Hermitage Hotel

Last week my husband and I had the honor of joining our best friends in Nashville, Tennesse for an intimate family and friend wedding celebration. Even though I grew up in North Carolina, I never spent any time in Nashville until 2 years ago. I instantly fell in love with the southern charm of the city and of course, the food. So I was so excited to return...

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