Beyond Yoga is Mountain Chic

By |October 30th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Beyond Yoga is our go to for chic sportswear for yoga, hiking, working out, chilling out... and beyond!  We were thrilled to offer Beyond Yoga bags, headbands and perfect cropped sweatshirts in our Wild Precious Life Retreat gift bags a few weeks ago in  Aspen.  As you can see, Beyond Yoga was a big hit ...


Pink Chicken Opening Party… and what we wore

By |October 6th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

The boho chic NYC store Pink Chicken that outfits girls and their moms just opened an outpost in LA on Montana Ave in Santa Monica!  We stopped by to sip rose, visit with friends and browse the wares.  Mary wound up with a stylish yet rustic mala necklace to show off her inner hippie.  The ...


Terra’s Tips For End of Summer Hair….!

By |August 15th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Terra Dispirito is our hair guru! Hair is her passion and her very limited free moments (she is a mother of an 18 month old son) are literally spent watching hair videos and researching hair products. Since we have been seeing Terra (for almost 2 years) the health of our hair has improved drastically- it ...


Girl Crush and Absurd Shopping Inspiration: Le Catch!

By |August 8th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

top: Marlien in Bali snapped by her twin sister (we love sisters!). bottom:  a post from Marlien's blog, Le Catch.  1. Raquel Allegre blouse, $365, 2. J Crew hat, $58,, 3. Thierry Lasry sunglasses, $485,, 4. Samudra print clutch, $65,, 5. Balenciaga sandals, $865,, 6. Topshop scallop shorts, $64,  ...


PRESERVE: Blake Lively’s new lifestyle site launches

By |July 31st, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

As I was waiting for my highlights to cook the other day, I flipped through the latest Vogue magazine (delightful time to myself to read a magazine, so appreciate that time even more with my little man in my life!!).  After thinking for the millionth time that Blake Lively is one of the prettiest girls ...


What they’re wearing in Paris

By |June 30th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Surf in Paris sweatshirt, $158; Merci Happy Camden bracelet, $27; Vans sneakers, $55; Star Mela bag, $74; Steve Madden smoking slippers, $39.98; biltmore & Madewell Panama hat, $58; and Cos striped scarf, $39.   Oh the irony of traveling to Paris to scope and shop for the latest and chicest of fashion trends-- Parisian women ...


ntandy Soiree in NYC!

By |June 2nd, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Join Mary and her handsome husband, Napper Tandy in NYC this Wednesday eve for festive beverages and shopping!  Fiona Thomas' chic Nolita boutique, Thomas Sires has teamed up with Napper and his ntandy belts that have already swept the West coast for a rocking intro to the Big Apple.  Made from board short material, you ...


Marks & Spencer’s Wedding Inspiration!

By |May 28th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Something for the June Brides: Last-Minute Inspiration! As spring comes rolling around, we’re bound to encounter more than one bride who’s busy putting the finishing touches on her June wedding. With only two months to go before the wedding date, everything from the wedding cake to the seating arrangements should have already been planned out ...


The definition of boho-chic pops up on Abbot Kinney: FIGUE!

By |May 19th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

We popped by the ultimate boho chic pop up shop Figue (pronounced "fig") on its opening day last week!  In a sexy space on Abbot Kinney in Venice, Figue is designer Stephanie von Watzdorf's manifestation of, "global gypsy-meets-jet-set spirit—bringing together the urban energy of Paris and London with the natural beauty of the Mediterranean and ...


GOOP Pop Up Shop at the Brentwood Country Mart open now through the weekend!

By |May 6th, 2014|MIND & BODY, STYLE & BEAUTY|

The beloved (and by some be-hated?!) goop, Gwyneth Paltrow's lifesyle blog and online shop, has settled into a very pretty shop in the Brentwood Country Mart.  But, better get there quick as this pop up shop is only open through this weekend. Downstairs is dedicated mostly to housewares and baubles while upstairs is more clothing ...