Happy Holiday Giveaway Week! The holiday season is upon us, and it’s time for the annual Oh, Julia Ann winter giveaway series. We’re kicking off the 2017 holiday giveaway series with a tasty prize: a chocolate gift set from Bissinger’s Handcrafted Chocolatier valued at $75+! Get ready to drool. One winner will take home a surprise gift set of chocolate valued at … Keep reading…

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I’ve shopped at Tuesday Morning as long as I can remember. My maternal grandma, Phyllis, was a longtime employee; she was the family’s original shopaholic, but also an avid discount shopper, so she got us all hooked on this close-out retailer. From small gift items to large housewares, our home is full of tons of Tuesday Morning deals. So you can imagine … Keep reading…

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Hello, Saturday! Summer may be a few weeks away, but it is already hot and sunny here in St. Louis. Seems like the perfect time for an ice-cold cocktail, don’t ya think? Check out my seven favorite summer cocktails recipes below, all of which are surprisingly simple and shockingly delicious. 1. Coco-Berry Fizz Pomegranate vodka, coconut rum, blueberry drink concentrate, club soda … Keep reading…

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My love for tasty cocktails and not putting on pants is pretty balanced, so Drizly is one of my favorite services ever. Alcohol delivery straight from the liquor store? Yes please. Drizly was nice enough to send me a bottle of Kahlua Mocha to try out with my festive holiday recipes, and I couldn’t be more thrilled with the way my latest … Keep reading…

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When I was younger, I’d visit St. Louis with friends or family to pick someone up at the airport or see a museum or go to a concert. Almost always, we’d end up at a mall – it was the 90s, who wasn’t at the mall? – and if I had any money in my useless kid purse I’d head to the … Keep reading…

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