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Happy National Polka Dot Day! There is something about polka dots that just make me feel fancy and happy. Maybe it’s that it brings me back to being a kid, feeling excited about fashion and using my clothes to express myself. I’m not really sure, but if I had to say which pattern was my… Continue reading National Polka Dot Day
Welcome to the Sunday Skim. Your weekly recap of all things fashion, family food and drink, health, social, news, lifestyle, home and beauty. Sit back and relax and enjoy the Sunday Skim. This is the LAST Sunday Skim for 2018. I will have one more post next week for New Years and then that is… Continue reading The Sunday Skim – Winter 2018 – Forty Three
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
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
Welcome to the Sunday Skim. Your weekly recap of all things fashion, family, food and drink, health, news, social, lifestyle, home and beauty. Sit back and relax and enjoy the Sunday Skim. Holiday. One of the most popular posts I see about gifting is tech gifts. They are an easy go to gift that people… Continue reading The Sunday Skim – Fall 2018 – Forty One
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