• North Shore, MA (North of Boston) Recommendations

    I grew up on the North Shore of Massachusetts and I’m so happy to be living there now as an adult. I often drive home from a busy day in Downtown Boston and feel like I’m heading to a vacation home since I’m a short drive from all of my favorite beaches and I have beautiful horse farms around me. I’m still close enough to a highway that takes me straight into the city so I don’t feel like I’m in the middle of nowhere. Many of the North Shore towns make great day trips for people in Boston or…

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  • In-Stock Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Items: Top Picks

    Today is the first day that the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale opens to the public (the sale continues through August 5th). All of my fave items, below, are ones that I saw in-store, currently own and/or tried on and are still available. My local Nordstrom had a good selection of items that were different than other stores and so many of the items are better looking than how they appear online. Here is a super streamlined selection of only the items that I think are the best marked-down items to consider getting during this sale (especially if you think you’ll want…

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  • Bridal Shower Ideas With a Flower Bar

    My mom and I co-hosted a bridal shower for my sister at her high school alma mater (inside one of the library rooms) and wanted to add a few touches to the event to make it extra enjoyable for guests. The flower bar set-up for guests to arrange their own mini bouquet to take home was probably the biggest hit (the ombré pink photo backdrop set up along one wall was a lot of fun too). Photos from the bridal shower are below, along with the names of the Massachusetts-based vendors that we hired and/or links to some of the…

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