My Merry Message

Merry Christmas [and merry everything], my sweet readers! My family and I are spending the morning together eating too many sweets [oopsie]. My note to you is short today. Simply, I wanted to send you my love. Whether you’re wildly happy, terribly heartbroken, overworked, or underworked — rest your mind and indulge in gratefulness. Find peace in knowing how capable you are; in knowing how purposeful you are; in knowing you’re not…. Read more

Sparkles, Sweets and Spiked Cider

There’s a love/hate relationship I have with holiday parties. The love part comes in attending them. Who doesn’t like food buffets and a holiday-themed martini? But it seems Pinterest has really packed on the pressure to make even the smallest soiree a DIY stunner. So, I appreciate when crafty ideas are easy to replicate. Not all of us have a glue gun at home. I enjoyed a weekend holiday party…. Read more

‘Tis the Season of Love

It’s the holiday season. Which means presents, family portraits and proposals are all the buzz right now. I’m a sucker for great love stories. Perhaps it’s because I spent much of my childhood watching TLC’s A Wedding Story. Remember that show? Super cheesy and a little 90s-esque. Maybe I should have stuck to the Disney Channel. Regardless, it’s the season of engagements. To stay in the spirit, I’m sharing some…. Read more