I've been a morning person my entire life, to the point where friends' moms used to set specific hours (please try to wait until 8am) when I was allowed to call the house when I was a kid. One of my best friends calls me "annoyingly chipper" when I first wake up, so it goes without saying that a cup of coffee isn't exactly a necessity in the morning. But regardless of whether I need the caffeine kick, it's one of my favorite rituals to start the day. And while we make pour-over coffee at home most days of the week, I loved that yesterday we budgeted enough time to pick some up before a morning meeting.
Flowing into Fall
A little over a month ago, in the middle of a particularly intense heat wave, I went shopping with my mom with the sole intention of coming back with some flowy, floral dresses. They were one of the only things that sounded appealing to wear and would still give the impression ...read more