DIY Lavender + Sea Salt Mask with Marianna

You’ve probably noticed my crazy love for DIY skincare — especially since learning I was pregnant! It can be really tough to find products that not only work, but are safe to use while growing this little human. I’m pretty sure I do more beauty routines in my kitchen now than actual cooking… (priorities)! One of my besties, beauty guru Marianna Hewitt, is as obsessed with at-home skincare as I am….. Read more

Holiday Gift Wrapping Hacks

Every year I start crying (and cussing) while wrapping presents. Like, the ugly cry. WHY did the universe make this job so difficult during the happiest season of all?? I’ve come to accept wrapping presents like the pros is just never going to be my thing. But the elf in me always wanted to make a gift look super special. So… I have a few tricks up my sleeve. Consider these…. Read more

Try This: DIY Ice Cream Cone Ornaments

Bring a sweet treat to your Christmas tree this year with DIY ice cream cone ornaments! This project is festive (and simple!), and will impress your craftiest friends. I teamed up with Lauren Conrad’s team to show you a step-by-step tutorial on creating your own DIY ornaments… (with a cameo from my pup, obviously). This is a fun way to spend an afternoon with your girlfriends, creating something sweet for…. Read more

Holiday Home Decor Hacks

‘Tis the season for making your home look merry! Life is crazy busy, and there have been years when I’ve had ZERO time to decorate. It pushed me to get creative with holiday decor hacks that I still use every season. These ideas are also perfect for small spaces, if you’re in an apartment or condo, because they don’t take up a lot of space. Quick ideas — like throwing…. Read more

Try This DIY: Golden Branches

Up for a quick holiday DIY project?! You’ll love these metallic branches for Thanksgiving and throughout the festive season! The branches are simple to create and they look beautiful on a tablescape, within a vase, or as a seasonal gift. I first made these branches last year for the holidays. I don’t like anything that’s too ‘fussy’ to create, so this was the perfect project to do. Watch the video…. Read more