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Shiny Things

Shiny Things

So one thing I have learned since moving to sunny SoCal is that my London winter wardrobe is pretty much useless except for just a fraction of the year and even then, only really in the evenings.  Once in a while on a particularly chilly night I may get to bring out a chunky knit and wait for it…a scarf (!) but for the rest of the year my gorgeous long coats and chunky wool knits sit in the guest bedroom wardrobe collecting dust

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Tea – the proper (British) way

Tea – the proper (British) way

As California’s biggest storm of the season rages outside I am holed in my office at home drinking copious amounts of hot, delicious tea.  The English way.  There are many things I love about America, that is why I live here, however, one thing they consistently screw up on is tea.  No, I do not want a slice of lemon or some honey with my tea, I do not have the flu, I want milk…and sugar (a dirty word in the OC).

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My perfect summer dress

My perfect summer dress

To say I am obsessed with this gorgeous silky slip maxi dress from Free People would be an understatement. Things are hotting up here in California and I am so excited to be back in dresses and summer prints. Maxi dresses have always been a firm favorite of mine and I feel like this style is the perfect balance of pretty and sexy.

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