On Saturday night we had two birthday parties to attend so I needed an outfit that could easily transition from a formal gathering to a rowdy bar. I figured some sort of updo would be best since my hair has gotten to a point that it's far too long to wear down without offending people with my split ends. It also worked for the long ride down to Irvine since I undoubtedly fall asleep anytime I'm in a car for more than half an hour and it didn't get messed up with the braids piled on top of my head.
The beach towns in Northern California are special. They have such a quaint feel, with their windy streets, walk-up burger stands and family-run shops. Since the weather was brisk, I opted to leave my bathing suit at home and layered on my tights and a long sleeve shirt under ...read more