A Love Affair: Boxx Jewelry

Who Loves a Little Bling?? Chan and I have a tendency to love anything accessory related!! People grossly underestimate what jewelry can do to a basic white tee and denim look! BUT with any accessory, you want there to be a value/cost relationship! Cheap and cheerful can be amazing in a pinch, but quality is [...]

Hosting Christmas Dinner? Impress your In-Laws this year!

My dear friend Elizabeth Ryan  is an interior designer who is very talented and has started helping me with decorating my house this last year.   If you're not following her yet, go to @elizabethryaninteriors or her website https://elizabethryaninteriors.com/ to check out her beautiful work!   When we were talking about hosting Christmas at my house this year, [...]

25 Holiday Hostess Gifts under $25

Holiday parties are in full swing, and if you're looking to bring a hostess gift this year that is not just a bottle of wine, keep reading and see if something strikes your fancy.   Or find something that just looks like your host, or something he/she is into!   Hope you enjoy and have [...]

Velvet: Not Just for Holiday Wear

Velvet is everywhere this season! And let me tell you, this is a trend that I can get behind! Why? Because it is so easy to incorporate into your wardrobe, but if you are not sure about the trend, it is just as easy to incorporate in small touches into your home! The fabric has [...]

Gift Wrap Wonderland

The sales have happened, so have the purchases, now onto the fun part, wrapping it!   One of my favorite days of the year is when I take a day, and head to Container Store to shop their gift wrap.   Of course I preview it online the day it comes out, and get an [...]

Holiday Survival Guide!

Surviving the holidays is necessary so that you may delight in the memory making! The holidays are full of hustle bustle, gift wrapping, parties, more parties, baking...and consequently sometimes poor eating, poor sleeping, and maybe a little too much partying. Here are a few of my favorite items to help me survive and keep my [...]

Snakes and Snails: A Gift for Every Boy

Snakes and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails, That's what boys are made of. With dirt on his nose, and scrapes on his knees, the throwing of rocks, and the climbing of trees, with pockets of frogs, and jars full of bugs makes a sweet little boy full of kisses and hugs! Author: Revised By Trina [...]

De-Stress With These Services

  The holidays are fun and joyful and then busy and chaotic and crazy and eventually....stressful! Few people get through the holidays unscathed, but it certainly doesn't have to be that way....if you let go a little! We turn a lot to meditation, exercise, yoga, and prayer to keep our stress levels low, and we [...]

What to buy your guy

Men seem to be the hardest to buy for during the holidays, as they either have everything, or want nothing.   We have gathered gifts into one place for you for all the men in your life, and they're not underwear or socks.    So this season, sit back, relax, and shop our blog.   The Sport Enthusiast [...]

Christmas 2017: Gifts for Her

Gift giving means so many different things to so many people! It is meant to honor the recipient by showing him or her that you thought about them when you chose your gift. For some it is an obligation of the season. For some it is super duper stressful! For others, it is truly a [...]