Rhododendrons at Kenwood House

Sometimes you happen upon places that just take your breath away—this display of rhododendrons was one of those spots.

It was doubly special for me. I'm a firm lover of all things floral, but secondly, rhododendrons are the state flower of Washington (where I'm from), so it felt like being right at home (while still in the city of London). I first spotted these stunners on Instagram and knew that I needed to find them.

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Afternoons in Amsterdam

Amazingly, it's been nearly two months since we spent a long weekend in Amsterdam.

I said it before, but I'll say it again—I loved this city. It has such a relaxed atmosphere, yet it's still elegant. That goes for so many things—the architecture, the attitudes, the restaurants and even the style. I wore this outfit—a casual, yet elevated look, much like the city itself—for an afternoon of exploring.

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10 Reasons I Love Blogging

This is something that started out as a simple list, but has inadvertently turned into a fairly personal post. Blogging has been a (relative) constant over the past few years and something that’s made my life really feel full recently. I hope that you finish this post getting to know me a bit better and maybe feeling a bit inspired too.

This little space of mine has benefitted me in more ways that I can list, but here are ten reasons why I love blogging.

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