New Years Eve “Masquerade at Midnight” Tablescape

Its not New Years day until the clock strikes midnight, which is why I planned this party all around a theme I’d like to call “masquerade at midnight”. If you have little ones like me, finding a sitter on New Years Eve (who can stay past midnight) can be a challenge. My potential plans this year (after I get my little one […]

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3 Mocktail Recipes Just In Time For New Years Eve

 With the New Years Eve only a few days away, its time to start making preparations for your party which will hopefully include some yummy drinks and refreshments. Besides, the resolutions don’t start until the 1st right? Can you tell I’ve derailed a bit this holiday season? #keepingitreal So without further adieu, three fruity mocktail recipes […]

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How to Take Family Photos in the Snow

Capturing the “perfect” family photo in the great outdoors can be a challenge, but since Christmas cards aren’t going away, lets go over my simple tips and tricks to getting the photos that you want this season.Step One| Make sure to set the appointment with the photographer weeks in advance. This way you’ll have no way to […]

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Daytime To Evening Makeup Tutorial

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FaceTheHoliday #CollectiveBias Before becoming a stay-at-home mommy and blogger, I remember taking my sweet, sweet time whenever I got ready. Now that I have a busy toddler running around (and I’m getting two people ready before heading out), I don’t have the […]

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Mommy and Me Fashion – Buffalo Plaid

The job of “mommy” had been the hardest things I’ve ever done. Most days its thankless, messy and exhausting, If you’re a mom you know all about having one of those days where you’re falling apart and you don’t know how you’ll be able to go on for another minute. Then you get “the look”, its that […]

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How to Creatively Gift A Giftcard

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #eHolidays #CollectiveBiasWhen your husband has three brothers who like expensive “toys” its very hard to buy Christmas gifts for them (especially when you’re limited to a certain dollar amount.) This year in the gift exchange, guess who’s name I got? The PICKIEST of all his brothers: Picky-Mick-Pickerson (names […]

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Red Skirt and Fur Infinity Scarf

      | Fur Scarf – Target | Similar Cheetah Heels | Red Midi Skirt | Photography – DianaPutnamPhotography | Normally I have a hard time wearing red. I’d say its because I’m a natural redhead and it feels all monochromatic with the red on red (you know what I mean.) But after I found this infinity fur scarf at Target (on Black Friday and it was 40% […]

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Sparkling Water “Mocktails” Party with SodaStream

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WaterMadeExciting #CollectiveBias Can you believe that there are only a few weeks left of 2015? Who is eating everything in sight and counting down the last days of the month before their “resolution” starts? I used to struggle with my weight […]

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Minions Drive-In Movie Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MinionsAtTarget #CollectiveBias The Minions movie just came out on Blu-Ray/DVD and I’m excited (don’t you just love a movie you can enjoy watching with your kids!?) Are you excited? In honor of the release, I decided to celebrate with a drive-in […]

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Green Blouse, Black Pencil Skirt & White Peacoat

    As nice as it is to go shopping to buy all new clothes, I think it’s just as nice to find your “skinny” clothes in the back of your closet and mix-and-matc them for afresh new look. Not only are these clothes from a time I was smaller, they’re actually a bit baggy! which is the […]

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