The Perfect Winter Updo

I don’t know about you, but winter weather makes my strands slightly unruly. The second my hair gets a hint of the chilly air it decides it’s just gonna do it’s own thing. My feeling about this is if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em! Rather than fight the frizz I just go with it. With that in mind, I’m …

Not-So-Ugly Sweater Party

Ugly Sweater parties have become a staple holiday soiree. So much so that stores have started carrying (and selling out of) these crazy tops! I am all for an activity where we can all get silly and not take ourselves so seriously. Bring on the hideousness! Here are a few of my faves I found: [show_boutique_widget id=”339755″]

Eggnog French Toast

Every December trip to the grocery store I find myself lingering in the dairy section a little longer than usual. To buy or to not buy the eggnog, that is the question. I’m not a huge fan of the stuff, but it feels so lovely and festive to have on hand. I wondered if there was some way I could …

4 DIY Projects That Make Perfect Gifts

Allow me to get this off my chest: HOW IS IT DECEMBER ALREADY?!! Seriously, was it not just July? Okay, okay, end rant. Time to start thinking about a serious holiday season task: presents. I’d love to find a cute craft I could create and gift to my friends. Something that is thoughtful, useful, and festive. Last year, a friend …

Thoughtful Thanksgiving DIYs

One of my favorite holidays is almost here! I LOVE Thanksgiving. Not only for the scrumptious feast and the opportunity to surround ourselves with loved ones, but also because it’s another chance to take a step back and truly think about all there is to be thankful for. When it comes to decorating this year, I want to do something …

Patriotic Party Planning

What’s better than decorating for a holiday soiree? Decorating with delicious food for a holiday soiree! It just so happens that some of the tastiest treats come in hues of red, white and blue. Coincidence? Nah. For my 4th of July celebrations, rather than getting crafty with crepe paper and other non-edible centerpieces, I am all for decking out your …