One of my favorite places to head to on a toasty summer day is the pier in Santa Barbara. It has the quintessential candy shop with a wall of taffy, ice cream, views of the city you can’t find anywhere else and the sweetest souvenir shop full of local shells. It’s got all those Summer feels that will instantly take you back to your childhood. Click to read more >

My beach bag hasn’t been unpacked now for a few weeks. We spend so much time soaking in the summer days at our favorite sandy spots that there really isn’t a point—and it’s one way to never forget something you need while dashing out the door. After logging so many salty hours in my lifetime, I wanted to share some of my favorite products and essentials you’d find in one (of my many) totes. Click to read more >