How was your week? I had a good week. I’ve talked about this in my newsletter but this summer has been pretty slow work-wise (sponsored content + paid projects). Aside from the occasional anxiety about whether things will pick back up, it’s been nice. I have been using the free time to test out different things, play with reels, improve my Photoshop skills, and really dig into my analytics and think strategically. Things are picking back up again and I have a lot that I’m really excited coming up in September and Q4.
So this week, I felt very energized and excited about work. And this weekend is going to be a slow and cozy one. I was in LA last weekend and next weekend my boyfriend and I are going on vacation, so this weekend will be spent at home… my happy place! It is crazy that I move in less than two months. Whatever you are up to, I hope it’s great! Xox
Weekend Reading, 8.20.22
10 new books, out this week.
When I polled you for Fall shopping requests, chunky loafers was a big request. I don’t think this trend is for me but if I were to choose a pair it would be these in saffron.
Very interesting (not satire): the rise of single, lonely men.
This little Amazon set is so cozy.
Loved this article about boundaries being more than saying “no.”
This Buenos Aires home is pretty stunning.
This Old Navy dress (in the cream floral) is giving strong Doen vibes.
The best new releases over the next two months.
I want to make all of these bright & crunchy salads.
You’re going to want to add this LBD to your fall dress rotation.
How gorgeous is this carafe set? Would be a great gift / I want it.
This corn pasta recipe sounds incredible.
Oh my, Anthropologie has some great party dresses right now.
I ordered this one in the green. It felt important + I have two weddings this fall.
The best weekend getaways in the US.
A very good under $100 fall dress.
I cannot wait for this show about Truman Capote and his swans!
Hustle culture is dead; what comes after ambition?
I cannot get enough of these gorgeous ballet flats.
The real secret to having it all.
This sweater vest is cuuuute.
20 hobbies you can do from home.
How to take better breaks in your work day.
Look at this cute rare baby monkey!
I absolutely love this Alex Mill Shirtdress. The lines (and color) are so clean and chic.
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