Browsing Category Lifestyle

Valentine’s Day Love List


Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Let’s be honest, a Valentine’s Day “wishlist” just isn’t that it’s more of a love list. It’s the little things that we likely aren’t running out to snag for ourselves (or maybe you are, no judgement here!) or your’re looking to pick up a little something for a friend, sister or whomever. Here are a my favorite pieces ranging from what to wear to ensure you don’t look like a 4th grader celebrating the holiday ...

View post

Get to Baking: Nutella Stuffed Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies


Thursday, January 30, 2014

Chocolate chip cookies are an essential part of my diet, heck almost all sweets are so don’t judge. Sweet intake is just about eating in moderation people! But when I started testing out new ingredients to take my cookies up a notch the other day, well let’s just say that moderation went out the window after these.  Tired of the same ole same ole chocolate chip cookies I had made half a batch of oatmeal ...

View post

Must Make: Spinach, Artichoke + Bacon Stuffed Soft Pretzels


Wednesday, January 22, 2014

I came across these beer battered stuffed pretzels over the holidays when I was in search of the perfect menu compilation for Sunday football, which is taken quite seriously in my household. Sidenote - My grandmother has not missed a Cowboy’s game in probably 30 years. The menu was already a solid mix of dips, queso, flatbreads and wings, but I needed a little something more substantial.  Enter these delectable and surprisingly easy to make ...

View post

5 Closet Staples Everyone Should Own


Wednesday, January 15, 2014

At some point in life you reach that point where you realize your closet should no longer be reminiscent of your college days with clothes strewn about and making purchases on the whim of clothing that will inevitably fall apart after the first wear. You realize that your closet should be a well curated space that is filled with items you love, pieces that speak to you and ultimately, articles of clothing and accessories that ...

View post

Let the Celebrating Commence!


Friday, October 25, 2013

This outfit might go down as one of my all-time favorites. I wore it this past weekend for my surprise birthday celebration. While I knew I was doing something that evening, I didn’t know the details. For a somewhat type-A person as myself, not knowing all of the details of what I was doing that night posed a few issues. The where, which ultimately meant that I had no idea what type of attire I ...

View post

Small Space Decorating: Creating A Perfect Bar


Thursday, March 14, 2013

There are few things I can’t budge on in an apartment and a bar is one of them. I have incredible bottles of wine from Italy, absolutely fabulous glasses and a few fantastic bar essentials that need to be shown {and used for that matter!} A properly stocked bar is crucial for any home, especially one where you enjoy playing host to friends and shaking up impromptu cocktails. Living in a small space I had to ...

View post