10 Ways to Announce Your Graduation with Style

When I graduated from high school, I was both overwhelmed and thrilled. First, I planned to spend the summer volunteering on a farm. Then,...

Gifts Your University Grad Won’t Forget

Graduation can be one of the most beautiful and special time of your life.  This day is emotional for the graduating boy or girl...

Graduation Party Ideas!

The best part of graduating is the party that comes after. This is the time that everyone can let down their hair and internalize...

How to Create the Perfect High School Graduation Party

Twelve years later, I still remember exactly how I felt about my high school graduation. First, I was ecstatic about being absolutely done —...

Employee appreciation day: why showing appreciation can change everything.

I have had many jobs in my short lifetime.  I tried anything and everything from waitress, event planning, fashion editing, make up artistry, directing...

What kids really want from their mom?

I have been a mom for 5.5 years. And boy has it been a journey! Only now that my boys (aka: nuclear energy bombs)...

Fast and Fulfilling Books for Busy Moms

Love to read? So do I. I absolutely love to escape to foreign settings, to delight in colorful language, to encounter new ideas, and...

How to Celebrate Your Baby’s 1st Birthday with Style

If you think that a first-year birthday party is all about your young toddler — think again. Your baby isn’t excited about the five-layer,...

Fun things do on Valentine’s Day

Going out for a date on Valentines Day can be romantic and special but can also be a little intimidating. Depending on whom you...

An Easy Valentine’s Day dessert to surprise your loved one

Let's be real here for a minute about Valentine’s Day…for most couples, after a few years of being together it's not hard to ‘forget’...

DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts for Men Who Already Have Everything They...

Whenever I ask my husband what sort of gift he wants for Valentine’s Day, he never has an answer. And, the truth is, I...

10 Valentine’s Day Cards to Make Your Heart Melt

While growing up, Valentine’s Day wasn’t just a time when lovers exchanged gifts and crushes revealed themselves to each other. It was a day...

How to plan your Christmas Party?

5 tips video for a stres-free party! https://www.youtube.com/embed/rL-lb4J0prM  

International Dishes that are Perfect for Many Palettes

My husband, son and I recently took a mini vacation to the Texas Hill Country, where we stayed in a small town and got...

Calling All New Parents: 10 Ideas for Meeting Other New Parents

Making new mom friends can feel sort of like asking someone out on a date. It can be awkward, and, if you, like me,...

10 Exciting Cities to Celebrate New Year’s Eve

The first time I celebrated New Year’s Eve outside of the USA, I was a bit confused. I was in Jerusalem, expecting the same...

15 Underrated and Absolutely Amazing Vacation Destinations

My favorite activity is traveling. And while I love traveling to any destination that’s new to me, I enjoy veering off the tourist trail...

How to get your kids to listen!

One of the most frustrating things about parenting is trying to get your kids to listen to what you’re saying. Then probably the second...

What to do with your kids during Christmas break

Having the kids at home for an extended period of time is never a good idea…especially in winter when it is freezing outside and...

10 Absolutely Joyful Christmas Greetings

What’s your favorite part of the holiday season? Is it Christmas songs playing every time you turn on the radio? Is it the red...

10 Creepiest Animated Halloween Invitations

Usually, I try to make my guests feel welcome in my home — offering them drinks, inviting them to take snacks from the fridge,...

Change up your gift-wrap this season with these DIY ideas

When I was a little girl I was the ultimate gift wrapper in my house. Every time we had a party or a dinner...

How to liven up your Christmas table

I love that time of year when it starts to get chilly outside. Everyone is pulling out their winter sweaters after a hot summer...

The hottest fashion trends for back to school

Back to school, back to school, back to school…….those words are like a beautiful song that is sang in my ears, and for many...

15 Ways to Make Your Christmas Table Settings Extra Merry

There’s nothing like entering a home for a Christmas meal. The smell of gingerbread cookies and holly wafts from the front door, the toasty fireplace...

15 Innovative Ideas for Your Christmas Family Photos

When my husband and I were newly married, we snapped our Christmas photos on our amazing vacations. One year, we posed with a wreath...

Thanksgiving Butternut Squash Soup

Fall is the most romantic season, hands down. There is something so special about throwing on that first sweater and watching the trees turn...