Looking for a fun and interesting outing for the kids in New Orleans? Follow our journey and map to our Christmas Tree Scavenger hunt outing.
Each year we throw a Christmas cookie decorating party for a few of our friends. This is the simple but fun way to throw your own party.
If you have never attended a Mardi Gras Ball you really are missing out. They are exciting and fun and a true experience to see. We have been to several over the years and they never disappoint from the entertainment to the fashion. Mardi Gras balls are a different type of event to dress for. … Continue reading Mardi Gras Ball Fashion
I would think that most people would say that sequins are reserved for New Years Eve, Mardi Gras and Fancy Nights out. Well I’m not everyone so I am here to tell you more about how sequins can be for any day… I purchased these sequin joggers in the Stella Dallas sale last spring. It… Continue reading Wearing Sequin Joggers
We are officially moving on from Christmas and on to Mardi Gras in the King House. We kept our tree up like good New Orleanians until King’s Day but they rest came down shortly after Christmas Day. We are now officially in Mardi Gras mode… We had a wonderful Christmas. I would say one of… Continue reading All Things Mardi Gras
Happy New Year! This is our first post in 2018… Each year the Pantone Color Institute chooses a color of the year. 2018’s color is Ultra Violet (18-3838) which is a beautiful dusty purple that I think will look incredible in spring looks. Pantone describes the color the best in this quote… “On the runway… Continue reading 2018 Pantone Color of the Year – Ultra Violet
It’s New Years Eve! 2018 is less than 24 hours away and personally we cannot wait. I know a lot of people are looking forward to a new year because they think 2017 wasn’t so great but for us it was a wonderful year. As I grow older I am learning to treasure each passing… Continue reading The Sunday Skim 12/31/17
It’s Christmas Eve and the second to last Sunday Skim in 2017. We are spending our morning at church and then brunch and opening gifts with some of my family. We are spending today and tomorrow and next week as a family so this will be my last post until New Years Eve. We would… Continue reading The Sunday Skim 12/24/17
I have been so focused on Christmas that I really haven’t thought a lot about New Years Eve. We haven’t celebrated at night since we took custody of Peyton almost 6 years ago but before we had kids we were known to throw a pretty epic NYE celebration. I’m hoping in the next few years… Continue reading All Black Leather and Lace
Our Christmas brunch last year was one of my favorites to date. Here is how you can throw the perfect Christmas brunch.