Take Your Family Photos from Blah to Bam with Canon at Best Buy

Canon Holiday Image

Taking family photos during the holiday season (or any season!) can be a nightmare. Raise of hands – have you thought about hiring a professional photographer just so you can get acceptable photos to send to family on your holiday card? When Best Buy asked me to share my passion for photography, I jumped on the chance. […]

How a Hot Chocolate Bar Can Inspire Your Winter Party

Hot Chocolate Bar 4

As a child, one of the hallmarks of the holiday season was when it would finally be cold enough to enjoy a cup of hot chocolate. Usually our hot chocolate tradition would start the day of the first snowfall, when after my sister and I would come inside from playing with the neighborhood kids, my mom […]

Thankful Every Moment of Every Day #SheSnapped

key west moon

I am so grateful for every second I get to spend with my family. I am fortunate enough to work with my husband (which we love) and get to spend lots of waking hours with my three crazy boys. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we asked the little ones this year what they are most […]

Holiday Mantle Ideas

make tea towel art or a felt garland!

Last week my friend Carrie over at Making Lemonade posted this ridiculously adorable and easy tutorial for turning tea towels into art. All week I obsessed. I MAY have stalked Anthropologie looking for a leftover sample of the same exact towel. I rummaged the clearance bins. No dice. Alas, I found two towels that I […]

DIY Cup Cozy

DIY Cup Cozie

This weekend we are having a Winter Wonderland party for my soon to be ONE year old (sob, sob!) and I whipped up some cup cozies for our hot cocoa mugs to match the blanket favors I made the children guests! Here’s how to make your own cup cozies: 1. Cut the Sleeve off a […]

Winter Wonderland Party Favor {Silhouette Black Friday Deals}

Jersey Fleece Blanket

Next week we are hosting a Winter Wonderland Party (with some foxy details) and I wanted to share a sneak peek at the party favors. We thought that a personalized blanket would make a great favor, but quickly realized that blankets got expensive quickly and many of the fleece ones could not be personalized with […]

Tips for Black Friday Shopping at Radio Shack

Black Friday

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Radio Shack and Acorn Influence. I have received products and/or compensation in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own and have not been influenced in any way. #GiftSmart #BlackFriday #CyberMonday Black Friday has always brought my family together. My sister and I would get up at some crazy hour […]