It’s hard to say because I love so many holidays, but… I think Thanksgiving is my favorite. The food, the people, the leeefftttoooovvveeerrrsss…. It’s perfection. We’ll head to our hometown for Thanksgiving, as we already celebrated with our STL crew during my ninth annual Orphan Thanksgiving / Friendsgiving dinner party. If you’re hosting this year, I have two easy-to-replicate ideas you still … Keep reading…

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I keep standing in my living room and simply staring at it. I put up wallpaper…! I recently met home decor company WallsNeedLove and its amazing line of products have been stuck in my head ever since. And it is finally time to share the new WallsNeedLove addition to my home: removable floral wallpaper in our entryway! I’ve toyed with the idea … Keep reading…

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We’ve been cleaning, organizing, and redecorating the house this month in preparation for all the out-of-town family who will see it during our wedding weekend. It’s equal parts finishing half-done areas, routine tidying, and my crazy brain always wanting to take on new projects. One simple way we always keep our home ready for guests is by maintaining our well-decorated entryway. If … Keep reading…

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The presents are wrapped, the trees are trimmed, and the annual It’s A Wonderful LifeĀ near-hysterical sob has begun. Hello, holidays! In case you’re as big of a dork as I am when it comes to Christmas, I snapped some pictures of our holiday decor before our ‘Merry Thanksgiving’ party earlier this month. Is it sad to say I didn’t even put everything … Keep reading…

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I’m telling you all about my favorite ThanksgivingĀ cocktails, appetizers, place settings, and more in my new blog series Thanksgiving 101! Up today: Decorations and last-minute hostessing tips. My obsession with holiday decorations is… Intense. I’ve always loved decorating for all holidays. (We have a Taco Bell tradition on Easter, but you know I still own some egg garland.) Because of that, I’m … Keep reading…

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