summer

Baked Scallops Recipe

by Janelle 06.23.2011
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With summer in full swing, I wanted to share one of my favorite easy and elegant summer seafood meals — Baked Scallops. This dish is so easy to make, but at the same time delicious, bursting with flavor and sure to impress your family and friends.

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Homemade Lemonade

by Janelle 06.15.2011
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Ever since I got back from the Caribbean this spring, I have been trying to recreate the light and refreshing, fresh-squeezed lemonade I enjoyed daily at a St. Martin resort. Although making lemonade from scratch may seem easy (squeeze some lemons and add some sugar and water?), there is truly an art to creating the […]

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Jonathan Adler Summer Beach Totes

by Janelle 06.14.2011
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Jonathan Adler just released a series of adorable beach totes that show off your favorite jet-setter summer hotspots! From Acapulco to Capri, these bags have something for everyone and feature bright colors and quality trims. The coated canvas bags have 3 handy pockets for cell phones, keys and other valuables. Check them out!

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Red Curry Chicken Kabobs with Minty Yogurt Sauce

by Janelle 06.01.2011
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Last night my boyfriend made me a delicious dish that has me dreaming of warm summer nights — Red Curry Chicken Kabobs with Minty Yogurt Sauce. This recipe is so easy to make and bursting with bold flavors. With the base of Thai red curry paste, he made a zesty marinade that coated the chicken […]

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Caprese on a Stick : Cherry Tomato, Mozzarella & Basil Skewers

by Janelle 05.29.2011
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I have a great recipe today for an easy, healthy and delicious summer appetizer that is fun to make. Instead of making a traditional tomato and mozzarella salad, try using skewers to create fun, pick-me-up “Caprese Sticks” that your guests will love. You can add variations to this recipe based on your favorite Caprese salad […]

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Five Flirty Floral Dresses Under $150 to Wear Now!

by Janelle 05.26.2011
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They are all flirty, all floral — and all fabulous. And you don’t have to spend a lot to enjoy this trend! My favorite summer fashion look has always been flirty, feminine, flowy sundresses and I’ve found five under $150 that you will love.

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NYC: 8 Alfresco Hotspots to Enjoy Cocktails & Dinner Outdoors this Summer …

by Janelle 05.25.2011
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I was thrilled to guest post today for one of my favorite blogs, All Women Stalk. Check out my article on the 8 best NYC Alfresco Hotspots to Enjoy Cocktails and Dinner Outdoors This Summer! I’ve found the coolest spots to enjoy the warm weather this summer. Summer is about to be officially in full-swing […]

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6 Cute Espadrilles For Summer

by Janelle 05.21.2011
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Originating from 14th century Catalan, Spain, espadrilles were at one time deemed “peasant shoes” for their simple, inexpensive construction. Traditional styles feature a canvas upper portion and rope sole. In modern times, espadrilles have become a fashionable, trendy shoe-choice and an eternal summer favorite. Lightweight, comfortable and easy-to-wear, every girl needs a good pair in […]

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Boat Babes… Stylish Nautical Stripe Looks For Summer

by Janelle 05.18.2011
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One of the most classic looks is also one of the trendiest this summer — nautical stripes. From dresses to shorts to bags,chic navy blue and white stripes are eternally stylish and designers this season are taking full advantage. From classic to sexy, I’ve included some standout nautical stripe pieces and where to find them!

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Shorts Story… The Hottest Short Shorts for Summer 2011

by Janelle 05.15.2011
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Nothing is cuter in the summer than short shorts paired with simple tees and tanks or beautiful, flowy designer blouses. It’s so hard to find the perfect fit, but lucky for you I’ve done all the scouring and found the best! Keep reading for this summer’s must-have short shorts…

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