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Posted on January 25, 2018

 What I’m Wearing: The One & Only Jumpsuit, The Baboushka Dress in Ivory, The Rio Bravo Playsuit   I’m currently sitting on the bathroom floor of our hotel in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, because I made two promises last night: one to myself and one to Porter. The first promise was that I would be finished writing this blog post by the time we left for Kandy (Sri Lanka’s tea plantation countryside about a four hour drive fromRead More

our wedding day & all the sustainable details

Posted on December 13, 2017

Porter and I have been married for four months as of yesterday, and even though newlyweds always seem to be saying “it’s flown by,” because of all of the travel we’ve done, it’s kind of felt more like four years; four adventure-driven, motivating,  laugh-filled, unpredictable, reassuring, crash-course-on-marriage, kind of years. Looking through these photos in depth (& out the window at eight inches of mountain snow) it’s hard to believe we were in the centre of this scene only sixteenRead More

sunset at the acropolis & our guide to athens

Posted on September 28, 2017

  What I’m Wearing: Harly Jae Cardin set, Vere Verto Miro bag, Nisolo shoes   On our very last night in Athens, Porter and I made the fifteen minute or so trip from our hotel to Plaka at around six thirty. We’d been experimenting with taking photos at “golden hour” (dusk) more and more, and our hope was that, at closing, The Acropolis would be a little less crowded. We were right. I don’t love the word “special” but weRead More

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