Category Archives: christmas

Christmas Brunch Tradition!

One thing I enjoy about having my own little family are the new traditions we’ve started together. Of course carrying on traditions from our childhood are important too, but one thing that I’ve started doing with my family is a traditional Christmas brunch. To be honest, I don’t really remember having Christmas brunch as a…read more

Host a Charming Wreath Making Party

I absolutely love crafting around the holidays! From creating adorable gingerbread houses (okay let’s be honest, they always turn out a little messy!), to hosting a charming wreath making party… anything where I can relax and be creative just for fun is something I fully enjoy! I really loved the idea of putting together this…read more

Chocolate Chip Cookie Ornament

With the holidays finally upon us, we’re getting creative and crafty with Nestlé Toll House to make some edible chocolate chip cookie ornaments! Such a sweet surprise for your guests. We used NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Cookies & More Baking Mix with Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels (the morsels come in the box, so no need to buy…read more

A Charming Holiday Espresso Bar!

 If there’s one thing I look forward to every morning, it’s my homemade latté using illy espresso! We drink them religiously in our house! I’ve been using the ground espresso in the silver tin for years and love that it’s served all over the world. When we were in Italy, most of the cafes were…read more

A Charming Bubble Bath Gift Box!

Hi, friends it’s Jen from The Effortless Chic! While Eden is busy soaking up all of the baby snuggles and that delicious newborn scent, I offered to drop by with a little DIY post for you guys. We had actually already shot this little gift box number, but it seemed particularly fitting for Eden. She…read more

Be the Chef Training Program with Benihana

This post was sponsored by Benihana. All opinions expressed are my own. If there’s one place I absolutely love going  for dinner, it’s Benihana. Not only because the food is delicious, but also because it’s always been such a fun family experience. I would actually eat there every single day if I could just for…read more

Charming Printable Thanksgiving Tags!

 If you’re in need of some effortless charm to add to your Thanksgiving table, we created these charming printable Thanksgiving tags to place at each table setting! Just a little positive wisdom about being thankful! My favorite one is “It is not happy people who are thankful. It is thankful people who are happy!” So…read more

Sweet Potato and Goats Cheese Tartlets

 It’s Thanksgiving week and we’re all about serving charming appetizers!! Anjanee from Fig & Honey is sharing  a recipe for these delicious and adorable Sweet Potato and Goats Cheese Tartlets! More below! When the seasons start changing and the weather starts cooling down, your comfort food mindset kicks in. With the holidays right around the corner,…read more

Hard Apple and Spice Cider Cocktail

We’re super excited about Thanksgiving and gathering with friends and family this year! We wanted to create an easy cocktail that not only has festive fall flavors, but is also light and refreshing. We mixed up a delicious Hard Apple and Spice Cider Cocktail that’s perfect for serving with dinner or just as a fall…read more

The Tradition of Making Savon de Marseille Soap

A few months ago we traveled to Marseille, France. We were there for the day, exploring the city on one of our stops with Princess Cruises! You can see more of our day here! I had to be selective on what I wanted to see, and being the Home Economics junkie that I am (it was…read more