Winter Wonderland Holiday Table

The Michigan-girl in me is always lusting over a dreamy winter wonderland. Since sunny LA isn’t promising snow this year, I brought my dreams to the dinner table. You’ll love the coziness of this table for your own holiday parties. A few tricks? Use your favorite ornaments as centerpieces by clustering them together in sets of three or five. Incorporate different sizes and textures, while sticking to one color scheme (metallics,…. Read more

How to: Champagne Sangria

It’s NATIONAL WINE DAY! Guys, did you know?! Besides this being an obvious excuse to kickoff happy hour at like noon today, it’s also a reason to make my favorite homemade sangria. Except… we’re saving our vino and kicking things off with champagne. Because, why not have both?! It’s also perfect to serve over Memorial Day Weekend. Ever since I studied abroad in Spain while in college, I’ve been obsessed…. 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