POOLSIDE AT THE JOULE

And this is day two!  Day two was just as packed with pizzazz as day one.  I obviously overslept and missed some morning sessions of the conference but it’s all gee double oh dee good because my Chicago ladies gave the the recap on them.  Before lunch, the hubby and I went up to check out the pool area and it did NOT disappoint.  The weather was perfect and since everyone was busy at the conference break out sessions, we got the pool all to ourselves!  Day one was such a sensation overload, it was nice to just sit and…

LAYERED UP

One of the most memorable moments during the conference for me was meeting Monica Rich Kosann and her team.  It was love at first sight when I laid my eyes on her stunning and swoon-worthy jewelry pieces.  The most notable pieces are her lockets.  Some traditional and some non-traditional but each one is gorgeous and special.  I immediately felt a sense of nostalgia looking through her collection as I used to be obsessed with lockets when I was younger.  Having a little secret inside always intrigued me as I am one sentimental sap and I love any type of personalization.  Lockets allow…

WHITE ON WHITE

Hi nuggets! I can’t believe my trip is over and I’m back to reality pushing paper and reading tax code. I think I could have used a couple more days in Dallas mainly stuffing myself with tacos and guac and getting in some more pool time. But alas, it is back to normal life. But no one wants to hear about that. Ok, so let’s break this trip down shall we? Or at least as much as I can remember. And awaaaaaay we goooooooo. Day one and a half. The hubby and I left Chicago last Thursday later in the…

DALLAS PHOTO DIARY

Hi everyone!  So I am back from an amazing and whirlwind trip in Dallas for #rStheCon.  It was my second time being at this amazing conference meant to support fashion bloggers from all over the world and it just keeps getting better and better.  I got to meet so many new amazing bloggers as well as catch up with those I met last year.  I got star struck quite a few times but I think I kept my cool.  Oh who am I kidding, I was shaking and stuttering when I was talking to some of my blogger lady crushes.…