How’s everyone doing? I can’t believe it’s already the end of August. It happens every year but summer goes by in the blink of an eye. It’s already feeling like fall here. I have mixed feelings about that. Hoping we can get some late summer beach days in with Marin before it gets too cold. Not sure if you remember the style challenge I wanted to do in September but it’s coming! Going to share more details this weekend.
If you’re looking for something to buy, try, read, share or pin, we’ve got you covered. Here’s the best of the week…
Jess (J) & Caylin (C)
Click. Read. Love. 8.28.20
Not sure about you guys, but not traveling has made me obsessive about figuring out where I do want to go when it’s safe to do so. Instead of crowded popular destinations I seem to be gravitating towards hidden gems that aren’t too far from home. (C)
This sesame tomato galette from @bee.the.love is on the menu for this weekend. Her food photos are stunning. (C)
An honest and sincere monologue from Stephen Colbert about the RNC this week.
If you’ve been wanting to try CBD you don’t want to miss Equilibria’s sale right now. Everything on the site will be 15% off PLUS 15% off with my code JESSANNKIRBY (the codes are stackable). The code is valid for first time AND returning customers (the only thing it doesn’t apply to is current subscriptions). I take the Mint Oil in the morning and throughout the day as needed, the Extra Strength Capsules at night for sleep and the Relief Cream for cramps and aches and pains.
A fun question! What’s your dream movie home…mine might be any home from a Nancy Meyers’ film. (C)
These ideas on how to maximize your freezer space are genius!
The striped organic cotton knit that sells out every time. The Sezane Leontine jumper is back in stock! I have it in a medium for a more relaxed fit. It’s a bit cropped so sizing up doesn’t seem to add much length.
Charming! Frog & Toad leave the house after quarantine, updated stories for Covid times.
This is such a cool clean beauty brand I discovered at Sephora. It was founded by a former Sephora employee and she is a one woman show. It’s clean, vegan, cruelty free, recyclable packaging and the makeup is infused with crystals. I love this palette. (J)
How to master the fear of conflict—some helpful tips for how to stop yourself from panicking.
The second it gets cold isn’t it tempting to fire up the oven at night and bake something sweet? This chocolate chip cookie recipe looks tasty.
Have you seen Dead to Me? The first season was incredible. I thought this interview with the showrunner on how the show came about (it’s about grief and loss) was fascinating.
Yum, this DIY ice cream recipe from Grace looks SO good.
Have you watched Outcry? It’s about a Texas teen convicted of sexual assault of a 4 year old boy and the ensuing support that emerges for him calling into question the investigation and the validity of the conviction. It was incredibly well done.
These neutral tones in a Yucca Valley home are seriously dreamy.
A 19 year old progressive won his primary campaign in Kansas. When he was 12, he tried to ruin a girl’s life with revenge porn. Should his victory be celebrated?