Yay for Fridays and yay for new monogrammed tote bags! I needed a new bag to tote daily essentials to work – you know… my latest book, water canteen, my morning smoothie, coffee mug and lunch. I thought I’d share this adorable tote with you and also some of my favorite things that I’m loving… Continue reading Friday Favorites: Jute Tote Bags & More
The Super Bowl is just around the corner and that means it’s time to gather with family and friends and indulge in delicious food! If you are like me, your menu probably includes spicy buffalo wings, cheesy dips and cold beverages. While I must admit that I am not much of a football fan, I… Continue reading Game Day Ideas that SCORE!
With all of this cold and rainy weather in Northern California, I’ve been in a serious soup making mood! This particular recipe is one of my go-to soup recipes, which is rich in flavor and vibrant in color. It doesn’t hurt that it’s pretty darn healthy too. Enjoy! Chicken Fajita Tortilla Soup Ingredients: 2 tablespoons… Continue reading Chicken Fajita Tortilla Soup
We had our darling nieces over for a day of crafting and baking this weekend. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I had an excuse to go all out with hearts, sparkles and lots of pink. While surfing through Pinterest last week, I stumbled upon adorable homemade heart shaped crayons. The girls love to… Continue reading Homemade Valentines: Heart Shaped Crayons
I’m sure many of you are familiar with a “Dry” or “Sober” January – a New Year’s resolution trend that promotes sobriety for the first month of the New Year. My husband and I thought that it would be a fun challenge to start off 2017 with an entire month of clean eating (mostly) and… Continue reading Tasty “Dry January” Mocktails
Crisp edges, chewy middles and oh so easy to bake! This is my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe. I’ve fallen in love with the semi-sweet chocolate chips and chocolate chunks from Trader Joe’s. Let’s be honest,I love most everything Trader Joe’s… but really…these are the best I’ve tasted to date. I hope you enjoy! Ingredients:… Continue reading Best Chocolate Chip Cookies
If you know me, you know I’m a huge fan of fresh flowers. I always, always have flowers arranged in a pretty vase in my home! As you might imagine, I really wanted to make an impact with our wedding day flowers. Not only did I want my floral arrangements to reflect my taste and… Continue reading Creating our Dreamy Wedding Flowers