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I have always wanted to throw a Christmas Brunch. My extended family prefers to have lunch or dinner so I am the odd man out. Two years ago though Christmas fell on a Sunday and I was able to use the excuse that it was brunch day. Now our immediate family loves brunch. We have… Continue reading Throwing the Perfect Christmas Brunch
This post contains affiliate links. All thoughts, opinions and ideas are mine. I am going to start this post off by admitting that I am not doing anything fancy for New Years Eve. We used to get dressed up and have a party at our house but since the boys we usually opt for a… Continue reading Sparkle. Bling. Bubbly. Wearing Sequins for New Years Eve
We started a tradition several years ago of taking the boys down to New Orleans to go on a Christmas tree scavenger hunt! Before Justin and I had kids we would go each year to have a fancy dinner and walk around Canal Street to see the lights, streetcars and all of the hotels. … Continue reading Christmas Tree Scavenger Hunt
We are currently gearing up for our annual Christmas Cookie Decorating Party. Each year, even before we had kids, we have hosted a cookie party at our house. In the beginning I used to spend the day with a few of my friends kids baking all of the cookies and then decorating them. Now we… Continue reading King Annual Cookie Party
I love picking out our family Christmas Card each year. The holidays are such a fun time for our family and I try to match our Christmas card to our home theme each year. I start thinking about what card I want to use when we take our Christmas pictures. It helps if I have… Continue reading My Top 10 Christmas Card Picks with Shutterfly
I set this post up to publish around the time most of you would be finished Thanksgiving dinner and looking around Facebook for something to read. One of the best parts of the holidays are all of the events! From Christmas parties to Santa pics to Teas and Brunch the list of things to do… Continue reading Holiday Dressing Guide
Thanksgiving is less than a week away and I am ready for family and food. Thanksgiving feels easier to me than Christmas since there aren’t as many events leading up to it. It makes me feel relaxed and calm. I am not hosting Thanksgiving dinner but I love setting a festive table to share with… Continue reading Setting Your Thanksgiving Table
There is something really beautiful to me about the time between Halloween and Christmas. The temps are mild and the colors are vibrant and the mosquitos usually aren’t biting any more. Plus there is Thanksgiving. There is something special to me about Thanksgiving. Unlike Christmas, which can sometimes feel rushed and packed with events, Thanksgiving… Continue reading What to Wear to Thanksgiving Dinner