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

Life as a Wife: Aprons and Lingerie

I’m a newlywed. A blissfully happy newlywed. Of course, I could ramble on about how spectacular my wedding day was. But first— let’s start with life as a wife. To be honest, I have never dreamed of being a storybook wife. I used to think I’d be the last of my friends to marry. Turns out, I was one of the first. Still, my cookbooks collect dust. The ironing board has…. Read more