The 7 Best Advent Calendars for 2016

Does your holiday meter flip its switch at midnight on October 31? You’re not alone! While I don’t go full-on Christmas for some time, I start a little bit of seasonal cheer on November 1. Small things, like swapping our pumpkins for golden acorns and our tombstone for a deer…

Gifts For Mom

Finding the perfect gift for Mom is no easy feat. For the less creative among us, Mother’s Day can feel like a wash/rinse/repeat of flowers/candy/bath year after year. Now: what I’m suggesting today won’t be groundbreaking, but they might stray a bit out of the norm (or at least offer…

Get Inspired: WedLuxe’s La Dolce Vita

It’s tough to give up being a bride – wedding shows! cake! sparkly things! – but luckily being a blogger means I don’t have to. I mean, except the having a wedding part. That ship has sailed. Last weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the 2016 WedLuxe Wedding Show…

La Dolce Vita: WedLuxe Wedding Show 2016

Tis the season…to get engaged! I don’t know about you, but I counted at least half a dozen happy ring photos on my timeline in the last few weeks. The timing couldn’t be more perfect – the city’s premiere wedding show is less than two weeks away! The WedLuxe Wedding…

Last Minute Gifts Under $50! : Holiday Gift Guide 2015

We’re in the home stretch! Blessedly, I’m mostly done my shopping but still have a pile of wrapping to do. My husband and I are both really into stockings – we both had them filled up with everything from oranges to small toys as kids – so my final gift guide…

Lady Loves: Holiday Gift Guide 2015

The shopping days left until Christmas are dwindling, but don’t worry – if you’re missing a gift for a special lady in your life, these should all get here in time! This slightly haphazard collection is sure to have something to satisfy even the pickiest, hardest-to-shop-for gal. Trust me –…

Furry Friends: Holiday Gift Guide 2015

This is a gift guide for your furry friends, not friends that are furries. Just so we’re clear. 😉 If you’re anything like me, your fur babies get spoiled 365 days of the year. But there’s nothing quite like seeing your puppy tear through wrapping paper on Christmas morning (Chloe…