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POPSUGAR MUST HAVE BOX IS HERE…YIPPEE!

POPSUGAR MUST HAVE BOX Woot-Woot the POPSUGAR must have just arrived. I know what you’re thinking, geeeezz this chick…

Thanksgiving free place card template DIY

Okay loves…I’m giving you a little more of a sneak peeks into my Thanksgiving table. Can you feel where…

Thanksgiving table DIY Rose Gold Foil

Hi Loves. I certainly do hope you’re having an amazing week? I’m actually a little tight on time, so…

The scent of the holidays

Hi Loves…welcome to Monday and for a nice change I’m actually excited it’s Monday. I’m excited, because it’s that…

A few of my favorite things

Woot-woot, it’s Friday! I’m looking forward to the weekend, as usual. However, it’s kind of odd that I love…

Holidays Twinkle In Navy Fab Finds

  I did a little pre-Holiday party shopping for you. I’m completely smitten with the navy holiday options. I…

Thanksgiving, getting my festive on

  Hey Loves is anyone getting those exciting butterflies about the upcoming holidays? No surprise, I am! I totally…

Butternut squash and goat cheese ravioli salad

Let’s just say this recipe screams of savory fall flavors. The combination of roasted butternut squash, goat cheese, fried…

Style, Masculine sexy stylish home

There is something so sexy when a man’s home shows off his strength, masculinity and stylish smarts. The kind…

Pumpkin apple cream cheese tart

Hi loves! Is anyone besides me getting in the festive mood? Festive, like craving pumpkin, the smell of warm…

Breast Cancer Awareness Nancy Rose Performance

Hi Loves, welcome to Thursday. I’m excited to share my latest fab finds from Nancy Rose Performance line.I have…

Halloween Party Goddess

{Above, Leigh Ann glued tissue paper to mason jars and hung them candle lit in the trees} Hey Loves,…

Coho Salmon secret…shhhhh!

Hello Loves, happy Monday! Right…it’s Monday, but give it your best shot. Try just smiling for as long as…

Effortless Entertaing and Whole Foods Market

Hello Loves, happy Thursday! As promised, here are a few moments for the Effortless Entertaining class I put on…

DIY cherry blossom wall decal

Hey Loves, what day is it…Oh-ya, its taco Tuesday. The World Series is under way and I’m all about…

Cheesecake cookies, super easy recipe

Howdy Loves, happy Monday. Are you with me on this…nothing can replace an amazing, thick, creamy New York cheesecake?…

A few of my favorite things

 {So, Lara Spencer is yes, Lara Spencer, but I swear we have the same way of thinking, re-purposing and…

DIY faux finish fireplace mantel

Hello Lovelies, happy Thursday! Are you ready for a little DIY on faux finishes? It’s too bad I’m not…

Appetizer flash back

{Fig and brie pastry} Howdy Monday, is it just me or are does it suck that weekends only have…

Effortless entertaining class October 15th

Hi Loves and Happy Friday! I’m excited to share a special event with you; I’m teaching a class with…

DIY Coasters

 So how do I come up with this shit? Well, it goes like this. I have a client who…

spicy sweet potato soup

Howdy loves! Although California is still summer hot, fall is in the air. Pumpkins are growing along the Coast…

A few of my favorite things

Woot-woot it’s Friday. Did you look around today and recognize little moments of appreciation? Should I give you a…

Fab Finds and serious must haves

  I’m crushing on all of these fab finds. I did order a few, but was so excited about…

Entertaining…simple easy-peazy

Hey Loves, no taco for me today. I over splurged during the weekend and now I’m paying for it….

Light Broccoli Salad

Howdy Loves and Happy Monday night football! Well…here we go again, another week stands ahead of us and I’m…

A few of my favorite things

 {I’m missing all of my friends right now…it seems like our lives have been so busy that we can’t…

organic veggie soba salad with peanut lime dressing

Howdy Loves, happy Tuesday to ya! Before I jump in and give the yummy recipe for this organic soba…

how to stage a bathroom that sells

Howdy loves…so, what’s up? I hope your week has been awesome so far? THE DIY DIRECTIONS TO STAGING A…

Cauliflower couscous with lime and avocado

Howdy loves. So, I’m not going take up your time with small talk, because OMG…OMG I’m not kidding this…