Thursday, June 21, 2012

the best way to kick off summah two thousand twelve.

1. spending it with the one you love
2. being with family
3. waking up at the beach
4. eating lots and lots of lots of food
5. hot tubs and cool pools
6. playing with an adorable baby like Ryan's niece every day
7. swimming to a sandbar and finding a ton of sea treasures
8. people watching 
9. long walks on the beach
10. sleeping in and doing it all over again

much love.
{happy friday, friend.}

p.s. are you Katie (#22) of Lauren and Lauren 'cause you just won the amykathryn handbags shop credit giveaway! shoot me an email at muchloveilly at gmail dot com to claim your prize! congrats to Katie and thank YOU, amykathryn for a fabulous giveaway! 


  1. You frolicking on the beach is the best photo ever. Love love love this post!


    Totally agree with Dancing Branflake! Haha.

    I can't believe how much Ryan's niece has grown! Adorable.

  3. Ahhh! So very jealous of your beach time!

  4. Your beach time looked so relaxing! Jealous!

  5. I LOVE your leaping picture on the beach. This is definitely a great way to kick-off summer.

  6. Your pictures are adorable. :) I want to go to the beach...

  7. love these photos! you are so adorable! looks like such a fun time!

    <3 Sharmaine Ruth

  8. Congratulations to Katie.

    Such a fabulous post. Beautiful photos!

  9. SO fun! LOVE the tumblers!!

  10. oh man, even i forget how flippin beautiful it is here. thanks for the reminder!!

    so glad you got be with the one you love, you tough cookie you!

  11. so, so fun!! love all your fun shots, and your striped dress! :)

  12. these pics make me so sad i made no actual effort to be in the sun this w/e!

  13. So jealous of your time on the beach! It sucks being stuck in a landlocked state when there are so many pretty beach photos floating along in the blogosphere!

  14. i love all of these! it looks ah-mazing!! i hope you had a fabulous time :)

  15. your life is just too much fun! :)

  16. Looks like an amazing time!

    xo Jennifer


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