Posted in June 2011

Natural Moisture

I love summer and I love travel, but even one of those things is enough to make my entire body feel dehydrated. Besides making an effort to up my water intake (not easy, believe me as I don’t like it), these products have been life savers. Dr. Hauschka’s Lip Care Stick is probably the best … Continue reading

Anne of Green Gables

Today I felt very Anne of Green Gables as we explored Bornheim’s Zentrum (the city center). It was the hat and bag, definitely, even though I have no idea what era this type of hat really comes from. As you can probably tell, I’m on a major hat kick these days, only to be encouraged … Continue reading

Julian, CA

The day of the wedding, we spent time exploring the tiny town of Julian. It was actually a gold rush town and exists today as a mountain resort. Chicken salad sandwiches, apple pie, llama sightings, the cutest school I’ve ever seen, and an afternoon spent stealing time on the swingset made for a perfect day.


The minute I found out we were headed out to LA for Todd and Erin (Moussallem)!’s wedding, I knew it was the perfect excuse to find and wear a fascinator. I love hats, but unfortunately don’t have many opportunities to wear them. After searching tons of British sites, I finally found one. What I had … Continue reading

Seal Beach

The day after school let out we flew to LA for a wedding. Drew booked the tickets. Not me. That is why we flew from Dallas to Austin, from Austin to San Jose, and from San Jose to Santa Ana. Three take-offs and three landings for one nervous flyer. Like Kristen Wiig in Bridesmaids nervous … Continue reading

Sommer ist hier!

School is finally over. I’ve gotten to break in my new bathing suit. We’re in Germany. Life is good.