i come from a large, tight-knit family that’s deeply rooted in their cultures. i grew up knowing (very specifically) what i “was”. my husband’s heritage seemed to be just as accessible to him, despite having a small family and little information. in the past, from what i remember growing up, DNA tests were only talked about on episodes of “the maury povitch show”… but thanks to 23 and me, everyday people with curiosities about their genetic lineage have access to answers they didn’t even realize they needed to know. read on to see what i thought i’d find in my results…. vs. what actually came back! you might be as surprised as i was! Continue reading “my 23 and me DNA results: REVEALED!”
onepieces were in full swing this summer, and while fall is slowly creeping up on us, it won’t be long before we all (at least the east coast crew) will be looking to jet off to somewhere warm for a long weekend — so put down the pumpkin spice and take notes, because today i’m showing off one simple, solid swimsuit worn in two very different looks/styles! Continue reading “styling solid swimwear”
i may have been in the italian countryside, but this dinner-date look was giving off serious barcelona vibes. Continue reading “new dress, old streets”
the hubs and i spent a full morning strolling through the streets of positano, finding the best views in town. we popped in and out of shops and ate lunch at la sponda – the hottest restaurant in positano, located inside the impeccably-designed (and celebrity-ridden) le sirenuse hotel. for this exact reason, i knew i had to bust out a serious look. Continue reading “channeling jackie o in positano “
today is a very special day. one year ago, i was walking down the aisle to marry my best friend. it was the best day of my life, and since indigo heights did not yet exist, i figured my one year anniversary was the perfect opportunity to showcase our day #ontheblog!
i had a whirlwind weekend nurturing this little blog of mine! as many of you have been reading about for weeks on my instagram, i hosted an event in conjunction with vera bradley‘s soho flagship store this past sunday. Continue reading “hostess with the mostess: a recap of my event with vera bradley!”