MONDAY MOOD BOARD: CHRISTMAS BAKING

CHRISTMAS BAKING Williams Sonoma Meri Meri ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Cupcake Decorating Kit • $12.95 Wayfair Pine Forest Bundt Pan • $27.99 Baked Sur La Table Holiday Gingerbread Cookie Mix • $8.36 Wilton Baker’s Best 3-Piece Bake and Cool Set • $9.99 Williams Sonoma ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Cookie Cutter Set • $19.96 Cuisinart Measuring Cups (Set of 4) • $20 Williams Sonoma Snowflake Rolling Pin • $19.96 Kitchenaid Artisan Stand Mixer • $1,114 Williams Sonoma Giant Tree…
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TWELVE RED LIPSTICKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

No Holiday outfit is complete without a touch of red lipstick. Even if you are on a tight budget, with all the Christmas shopping, gift yourself a new red lipstick. I gathered sixteen red lipsticks to help you narrow down your options and make your shopping as smooth as possible. Personally, I prefer to splurge a little when I am shopping for a new red lipstick however, there are many affordable options as well. TWELVE RED LIPSTICKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS…
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EIGHT HOLIDAY GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

Wrapping gifts is as equally important as buying gifts. A festive wrap can make or break the gift itself sometimes. Personally I love the Holiday gift wrapping that goes the extra mile. Below, I gathered eight gift wrapping ideas. Some are more complicated than others. I haven’t bought my wrapping paper and ribbons just yet but I am certainly inspired. I am thinking off adding someting edible this year, maybe a sugar cookie, and of course a personalized card. How…
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MONDAY MOOD BOARD: HOLIDAY HOME DECOR FOR SMALL SPACES

HOLIDAY HOME DECOR FOR SMALL SPACES Create an orange, clove and pine Christmas centerpiece. Your house will smell amazing! Decorate a small Christmas tree on a console or table. Add lights, wreaths, and fun ornaments. hang small wreaths to your windows using red ribbon. Decorate your shelves. Add garland, ornaments even a small Christmas tree. Go all out to your front door! Make your bar cart the focal point of your Christmas home decor. Add pine cones in big bowls…
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DECEMBER GOALS

It’s Sunday evening and I am sitting on my couch with a cup of coffee writing my December goals. I am happy that in less than 30 days we will wish farewell to 2017. It wasn’t a particularly bad year but I am glad that it is almost over. But let’s focus on the time being in December and my goals for this month.  December is usually one of the busiest months of the year and this year it is…
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WEEKEND READING

Happy weekend! I hope you are enjoying the first days of December as much as I do. “Weekend Reading” post series has been in the works for a while. I have been experimenting with different post formats, trying to figure the best way to share all the links I love and bookmark. After much debate, I decided that this post series will go live every Saturday to keep you company during the weekends. I will be sharing links on various…
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31 THINGS TO DO BEFORE DECEMBER 31ST

Happy December! Usually, by this time of the year, I post on the blog my annual Holiday Bucket List. However, this year I decided instead to create a list of 31 Things to Do Before December 31st. 99% of the activities on the list below is doable with just a little planning in order to curve the necessary time and funds. I hope you like it and that it will inspire you to enjoy the Holidays as much as possible…
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DECEMBER FREE WALLPAPER DOWNLOAD

A free monthly desktop wallpaper brought to you by my early graphic design efforts. Enjoy!  December’s desktop wallpaper couldn’t be anything but festive. I chose a plaid pattern for the backdrop as for me nothing is more festive than red plaid. A reindeer’s head with a little red nose to remind us of the beloved Rudolf and of course a calendar to countdown the days until Christmas. I want to thank you for downloading November’s desktop wallpaper and I hope you…
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