June 01, 2018

The Source : National Donut Day, Raising a Toddler, a Digital Detox, and more...

The Source : 06.01.18

Happy Friday!

And Happy National Donut Day! And Happy First of June! The best day, indeed. Speaking of, make sure you check out our Houston Donut Guide so you can stock up on the best today. And now enjoy all the links we’ve been loving this week!

Around CarrieColbert.com

A letter to Elle at 11 months

MDS Stripes rose wrap dress

Betting on myself

The 34 food Instagram accounts you’ll want to follow immediately 

Draper James belted magnolia shirtdress

J.Crew ‘on the bright side’ tee and white skirt

Around the Internet

Have you checked out Carrie’s Poshmark closet? So so many good things for sale!

Love this tabletop pattern mixing.

Congrats to Merritt on the launch of her new venture A Detailed Destination.

Do you love monogrammed items? A monogram always adds that special touch, right? Blair has some great recommendations for where to find the best options!

I was so intrigued to read Olivia’s insights on raising a toddler in NYC.

I went 36 hours without my iPhone and didn’t die” – how long could you go??

Love reading this guide on what to wear to the Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic. One of these days, I am going to attend! It’s very high on my list!

I’m pretty much obsessed with Cate Blanchett’s red carpet style, and this Cannes synopsis pretty much summarizes why.

Oh snap! Cathy speaks a lot of truth in this trend of bloggers artificially inflating their social following numbers.

This article made me laugh: Instagram Influencers Reveal What It’s Like to Live Life in One Color Palette.

Do you all follow Mary Costa on Instagram? She’s a talented California photographer. She shared a link to this two part feature of her wedding this week. It just might be the most colorful, fun, happy wedding ever…part 1 / part 2.


I’m just in love with this chic, charming line of straw bags. Perfect for summer!

How colorful and fabulous are these earrings? Add to cart!

Two of the prettiest colors together make this dress a dreamy one.

This striped t-shirt dress is a no brainer. I’d live in it all summer long!

An easy breezy summer top that would go perfectly with a pair of cut off jean shorts.

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Have a great weekend!


  1. Jenn Lake says:

    Thanks for including me, friend!

  2. Thank you for including my post! Ugh, I am just so fed up!

    Cathy, your Poor Little It Girl

    1. Girl – I totally agree! It’s especially frustrating when we get passed over for deals because our following numbers aren’t high enough (i.e., artificially inflated).

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