We can all agree subscription boxes are the funnest kind of mail out there, right? Not to mention one of the easiest gifts! Nothing brightens up a bunch of bills like a curated mystery present, and my new favorite option is the recently launched Bit-O-Local box. Bit-O-Local brings a boxful of hand-picked, St. Louis-made goodies right to your door, and the stories … Keep reading…

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Big news, guys: I’m hosting Christmas this year. Also the giveaway series I have been talking about is launching today. But first, let’s talk about Christmas. Instead of me traveling to my hometown, my mother is coming to St. Louis and we’ll celebrate the holidays here. I’m thrilled — my Christmas decor is finally able to live up to its full potential, and my … Keep reading…

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A post-fair purse obviously has taffy in it… I recently spent the weekend in my hometown of Springfield, Illinois, visiting one of the biggest events in the area: the Illinois State Fair. I was invited to attend by AT&T GoPhone. This summer, AT&T GoPhone is stopping by all the best events, from fairs to music festivals, and I was asked to come … Keep reading…

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Immediately after asking my bridesmaids to be in my wedding, following a brief OMG-moment and hug, they all had one question: What are we going to do for the bachelorette party? With the contracts, fittings, and schedules, wedding planning is a giant ball o’ stress — and the bachelorette party is there to help you forget that. Ahem, see below. Oh god, who … Keep reading…

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