Gift Guide no. 1:​ Hostess with the mostess

Gift Guide no. 1:​ Hostess with the mostess

The holiday season is almost here, which means there are countless dinners and parties coming up.  We all know It’s a major faux pas to show up empty-handed to any event and you’ll want to make sure you bring your gracious hostess a present they’ll truly appreciate. You can do that by bringing a chic gift with you. Something that shows you’ve thoughtfully selected a present, with their interests and personality in mind.

Here’s the ultimate “hostess with the mostess” gift guide, ranging from a new coffee table book, delicious pink champagne gummy bears, fun copper and marble accessories and so much more. Scroll through to see the best ideas that show just how much you appreciate your host’s hospitality! Let the Christmas shopping begin!!

Cozy up your home for colder weather

Cozy up your home for colder weather

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With the chill in the air and winter just around the corner, I find myself craving a cozier home feeling at this time of year.  I love adding simple decorating touches to the house to make it cozy, warm and welcoming. Here are a few easy ways I use to liven up our space for the colder days, without spending too much time or money.

Spook-tacular chocolate cake

Spook-tacular chocolate cake

 

It’s that spooky time of the year again! And there’s one last weekend to do all things Halloween with our little ones, families & friends…! For my first post, I wanted to share a family favorite: CHOCOLATE CAKE.This Easy peasy recipe is moist, not too sweet and really fun to whip up with the kiddos. Since Halloween is just around the corner we baked it with a twist or should I say a spook-tacular twist! I got the skull cakelet pan from Williams-Sonoma on the weekend and it’s just perfect. A showstopper that is really good quality, very easy to use & a great addition to our baking tools that we will use for many years to come. Continue reading “Spook-tacular chocolate cake”