48 Hours in Napa

Since my 48 Hours in Paris feature was so popular, I’ve decided to do more posts like this as a permanent series. This time, I am featuring Napa Valley where we spent a few days last week. While I wish we could have spent longer…

Read More


Birthday at Meadowood

“Did you pack the umbrellas?” That was a question I asked Tor about one hour into our six hour drive to Napa for my birthday. The forecast had completely changed on us than originally planned, but we weren’t letting that stop us though, since we…

Read More

Turning 27

Today is my 27th birthday! I cannot believe how fast a year has gone by already. One year ago, when I was turning 26, I was incredibly busy planning the final details for our wedding and preparing for a few months abroad in Europe for…

Read More

Are you on the list?

Sign up to receive Alyssa’s newsletter for insider content, sale alerts, and a whole lot more.


The A List is a destination for those seeking inspiration on the most sought-after in fashion, travel, food, and beauty. I welcome my readers into my feminine and fast-paced world and hope to encourage them to express themselves through style.

Retail Therapy

On the List


I battle uneven skin tone, and this rose petal brightening oil has completely transformed my skin! Obsessed!

Beauty Favorite

Sisley Paris is one of my favorite skincare brands as it’s one of the few to work wonders on my sensitive skin. I use this moisturizer on my face each morning.


I will never say no to a good floral dress. I cannot wait to wear this one by Topshop to welcome spring!


These are currently my favorite flats. I love how Gucci uses different colorful patterns, plus they are easy to wear with any outfit.

Pastry Class with Chef Ford

Almost two weeks ago, Tor and I were invited by Chef Chris Ford to come behind the scenes at the pastry kitchen of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. A lot of you tuned in to our Instagram Live of the BTS pastry class, where Chef Ford…

Read More

Packing List for Napa

For those who don’t know, I will be turning 27 in a few days! I knew the perfect way I would want to celebrate my birthday this year, so Tor and I decided to pack our bags and head up to Napa for a romantic,…

Read More
Get Outfit Inspiration


Browse Travel Guides


  • Good morning Napa! I see some blue sky and peekshellip
  • Can I move in? Okay thanks! meadowoodnews TheAListNapa onthego napavalleyhellip
  • A decadent wine and food pairing at davisestates over onhellip
  • Another glorious day with peeks of sun This has beenhellip
  • A fabulous birthday brunch thanks to fabulous girlfriends!! besties friendshipgoalshellip
  • I think its safe to say that spring is myhellip
  • Still smiling after a wonderful birthday week! Thank you forhellip
  • Saturday brunch with an ocean view and the lovely chloeadeliahellip
  • Planning more adventures with this guy  TheAListNapa napavalley onthegohellip
  • Celebrating my birthday at meadowoodnews over on The A Listhellip
  • 3 of my favorite things a little pink a goodhellip
  • Sharing my 48 Hours in Napa guide and itinerary overhellip

Trench Coats For Spring

It’s the classic spring staple jacket – trench coats. It’s my favorite coat for spring, especially because it’s so versatile. It also typically comes in colors that can easily be worn with anything such as black, camel, red, and my favorite – pink.

Read More

Ready for Spring with Square Root Designs

By now, I am sure most of you are all aware of my love of flowers. For those who follow me on Instastory, you always know that I have fresh flowers abundant all over my house. I feel like my house is a lot more…

Read More



  • REDValentino dress,
Follow Me on Pinterest

to have, to hold

Alyssa and Torrance’s wedding