Midweek Musings

Header image via Unsplash Inspiration “David Beckham hands over Instagram account to Ukrainian doctor” With all the tragedy this past month (how has it already been a month?) in Ukraine, it’s great to see a celebrity using their far-reaching platform for good. I’d love to see more of…

Levain Bakery Frozen vs Fresh Review

This review is a bit of a departure from my usual content… but I couldn’t resist. During my brief New York stint, I was fortunate to live just a few blocks away from the famous Levain Bakery on the Upper West Side. Their scone-sized cookies are delicious, perfectly…

Midweek Musings

Header photo by Jazmin Quaynor via Unsplash. Hope your January is going well, and that you are staying safe and healthy. I was saddened to hear of André Leon Talley’s passing just yesterday. He was an icon and his legacy a tour de force, breaking boundaries and championing…

2022 Wardrobe Goals: 1 + 1 + 1

Header photo of Lake Tahoe by Nathan Dumlao via Unsplash Hope your 2022 has been off to a great start! I’ve loved reading people’s intentions for the year, such as Elaine’s #LessNew2022. While I don’t see the new year as a time to completely reinvent myself, I do…

2021 Year In Review

Happy new year! Like I did at the end of 2020, I wanted to take some time and think about my purchases, gifted items, and makes this year. I definitely spent and acquired a bit more than the prior year, especially as social calendars filled up again in…

2021 Holiday Sales Guide

Last Updated: Friday, Nov 26 at 11am PST With each year, it seems the timeline of Black Friday sales extends earlier and earlier. Several brands have already kicked off sales with some being mobile app or VIP only, with many others rolling out today and/or tomorrow. It’s tough…

Midweek Musings: Tis the Season

Above: Photo by Beatriz Pérez Moya on Unsplash Shopping Lately Like many, I’ve started holiday shopping (and birthday, lots of December birthdays in my family) early this year given the supply chain and logistics woes. What I’ve purchased lately: Wool Bombas socks for family: I really like how…

A Weekend in Wine Country: Calistoga, CA

Despite many trips to nearby Napa and Sonoma, we only recently ventured farther north into the St. Helena & Calistoga are of Napa Valley. We spent the weekend in Calistoga, a small and quaint town packed with a lot of history and no shortage of things to do,…


Im Kristy, a marketer based in sometimes-sunny San Francisco ⛅ This is my personal blog, where you will find my random musings, in-depth reviews, and latest sewing endeavors.




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