My Lifestyle

We’ve all seen that part of a movie or TV show where there’s a super fancy party going on and you know it’s a super fancy party because they have a champagne tower for their guests—a literal tower of champagne—with what looks like the cast of Downton Abbey pouring...
It’s TSC book club time. You know I love a book club. I’m a huge bookworm and I know a lot of you guys are too. I try to read for 30 minutes a day at least.Reading is something that really got me through my mom’s death. It’s something...
Thanksgiving is almost here (wasn’t it just Halloween?!) and then Christmas will be here, and then … OK, before we get too immersed in the holiday season, let’s focus on Thanksgiving plans. Our goal? Eat (or serve) recipes that aren’t only delicious, but easy to prepare, too. We’ve hosted many Friendsgivings...
Outfit Details: Gal Meets Glam Collection Jumpsuit, Oscar de la Renta Earrings, Manolo Blahnik Pumps (old, similar here and here), Tuckernuck Clutch With the holidays on the horizon and our calendars (and yours, I’m sure!) growing fuller by the day, I’m relying on elegant staples that I can slip into and...
We’ve lived in our home for more than three years now and I’m happy to finally be able to say that our renovation is totally complete (other than one outdoor project we have planned for 2019). When we first moved in, it was really my first time to fully...

family home evening.

sharing a few photos and a little bit about how our family does “family home evening!” i have mentioned it here and there on social media on occasion and have had a lot of questions around it, so i thought it would be nice to put everything into a big blog post...
I am super excited to share our latest (mini) e-course with you today, called Print + Organize Your Life! For this course, we partnered with Canon USA. We love our Canon printers and use them for projects on the blog all the time, so we were super excited to...
I love a cheeseball. (Maybe this sentence should read, “I am a cheeseball.”) It’s basically a dressed up cheese plate, and it reminds me of everything good about parties at my great-aunt Ina’s house. It’s just so classic and SO good.This post is sponsored by Frito-Lay. I used Dorito’s...
OK SO, this post has been such a long time coming. So many of you have reached out and asked me if I know a good lymphatic drainage specialist in your area.There’s a secret to finding one….The secret is….There is no secret.If you’re like me, you’re a huge enthusiast...

Q&A Day Vol. 4

Reader Question I’m a bridesmaid in a wedding this January and I am not sure what to wear for the rehearsal dinner. It will be indoors and “dressy casual,” so I don’t need anything too formal. Any suggestions for some affordable options? – Whitney M. Nothing keeps post-holiday blues away like...

How to Stay Healthy During the Winter Cold Season

The winter cold season brings with it sniffles, coughs, fevers and headaches. And, as you probably know, it is never pleasant to be sick,...