You know when you’re out somewhere and a stranger (to you) comes up to you and exclaims your name, gives you a hug, and says, “I haven’t seen you since you were this big!” and demonstrates with their hands just how “big” you were the last time they saw you? That’s pretty much how I felt about these cookies. When we first decided to do a 12 Days of Christmas Cookies and Crafts blog series, my mom immediately suggested these cookies [...]
We kissed like we invented it.
We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! (I know we did!!) Can you believe it’s December already?! It’s the most wonderful time of the year and I can’t contain my love for this elegant vineyard wedding any longer! It’s the absolute sweetest!! I adore the pale pink and gold color scheme — it made for the most beautiful bouquets, bridesmaids dresses, and a seriously pretty cake. It’s practically a gilded masterpiece! I love the bride’s veil and her sparkly [...]
My holiday gift guide has a color scheme. It’s mint, gold and white. And though I had absolutely no intention of doing a holiday gift guide this year, I’m pretty pleased with how it turned out. You can thank Anthropologie and J.Crew for that for it was the limited edition golden monogram mugs and mint waffle-stitch infinity scarf that inspired me to do it. Secretly though, once I started I just couldn’t stop. Check out my mint, gold and white holiday gift ideas and splurge a little on the [...]
Today’s wedding is like a breath of fresh, warm, summer air. Which is most welcome as I’m sitting here curled in a blanket in front of a roaring fire. I love the bright colors, the pops of pink and orange, the adorable chalkboard signs that the bride herself made. Speaking of things the bride made, this wedding, for the most part, was entirely DIY, and came in under $10,000!! They wanted a beautiful, fabulous day, but couldn’t go broke making [...]
‘Tis the cold weather season. A time for layers and snuggling, cocoa and comfort food, holiday parties and twinkle lights. And as much as I love all of those things and more about the winter season, there are a few things that I hate. Like itching, scratching, and dry skin. I don’t know about you, but my skin freaks out around this time every year. The air outside is cold and dry, the air inside is warm and dry, and [...]