DIY Fruit Vases

Ready for a DIY that’s both decorative + delish??? Try filling your fruits into flower-filled centerpieces for your summer parties! Such a simple yet chic idea. I worked with Lauren Conrad’s team to show you this summertime project. There’s nothing I love more than fresh blooms (except when they’re bursting from beautiful fruits)! Pineapples, melons + coconuts work best, but you can even get creative with smaller fruits to create…. Read more

Festive Fourth of July Snacks & Sips

Happy Fourth of July weekend!!! YAY! I adore this holiday. The beach, the food, the drinks, the friends, the love. It’s all enough to make my heart explode. A few of our best friends from the midwest are flying into town today, so I’m prepping for our party plans! The holiday weekend always inspires me to share some festive snack + sip ideas. Here are three super simple ideas you’ll…. Read more

Chic Drinks: Fruit and Floral Ice Cubes

Dress up your drinks this summer with fruit and floral ice cubes! This DIY kitchen hack will make a plain-jane glass of water look ultra-CHIC! This is one of my favorite entertaining habits, because it’s so simple, yet surprisingly joyful. Guests are always more excited to sip from a glass with colorful ice cubes! You can pick flavors depending on what you’re serving — it goes well with water, lemonade,…. Read more

Fun on the Fourth with Harper’s Bazaar

I love any excuse to throw a party [especially beachside], so the Fourth is my kind of holiday. If you’re looking for a little tableside inspiration, you’ll love these fun and festive tricks I’m sharing alongside Harper’s Bazaar. A few ideas? Keep your table relaxed by opting for sand, succulents and small votive candles as centerpieces. Combine subtle hints of red, white and blue on the table, and have fun with…. Read more

Sips + Games for Oscars Night

Happy Oscars weekend! I love the glitz and glam surrounding the Academy Awards. I also love a good cocktail and a celebratory game to play from home. With me on this? You’re in luck… Click HERE to download a custom Oscars ballot. To play, everyone needs to checkmark their top picks prior to the event. Each section is worth a varying number of points. Tally scores at the end. To make your…. Read more