Dress Up Your Holiday Table

This time of year makes me feel giddy inside. The holidays remind us to celebrate our blessings alongside those we love most. Year after year, as my family gathers around a long table for dinner, my heart fills with gratitude. This is happiness. For me, the table serves as a gathering space. I want it to feel as special as the people sitting around it, and so I find a…. Read more

Holiday Party Fashion

Perhaps the best (and worst) part of the holiday season is figuring out what in the WORLD to wear. For a friends party? I want to feel sweet and sexy. For work? I want to feel festive and approachable. For family? I want to feel celebratory yet comfortable. If you’re anything like me, you’ll try on a trillion different variations… and an hour later, you won’t like anything in your…. Read more

Get Crafty with Christmas Ornaments

Let’s get CRAFTY! We’re going to channel some sweet childhood memories today… [except, now you get to spike your hot cocoa while you work on DIY ornaments]. Life is good. Create a cozy corner and build your own holiday decorations. We teamed up with Lauren Conrad’s site to show you six different ornaments. Keep scrolling for instructions [and learn how to make the others by clicking over to LC’s holiday…. Read more

Holiday Hues of Gold

Gold, glittery goodness. That’s how I feel about this maxi skirt I scooped up at Anthropologie.  It’s fun. It’s flirty. And it’s a perfect fit for a festive holiday party. Hues of gold make me giddy. As in, I do a little happy dance. I think it’s because gold reminds me there’s something great happening, something special, something worth celebrating. December is worth celebrating. It represents family, gratitude and gift…. Read more