19 January

DIY SUGAR SCRUBS & CREAMS

Posted in BEAUTY, CREATE
DIY SUGAR SCRUBS & CREAMS

I recently posted about my new Young Living essential oils collection, and I’ve been experimenting with them a lot. You can use them in so many different ways, and one of the most luxurious ways is by making your own beauty products. Kyle’s aunt (who got me hooked up with my oils) gave me some […]

7 January

HAND-LETTERED PROJECT

Posted in CREATE
HAND-LETTERED PROJECT

I decided to join Pen & Peplum’s hand-lettering project for this year, in hopes that it will force me to take some time to work on my lettering skills. I am not very good at hand-lettering, but I want to be. I mean, my handwriting isn’t too bad, but as far as the art of […]

2 January

DIY TULLE SKIRT

Posted in CREATE, FASHION
DIY TULLE SKIRT

I bought the most perfect plaid top for the holidays at one of my favorite local boutiques, Birds of a Feather. Problem number one? No skirt to wear with it. See, Christmas Eve with my family is a perfect excuse to dress up. I mean, my mother forced me to wear all velvet everything for […]

8 December

DIY HOLIDAY BANNER

Posted in CREATE, HOME
DIY HOLIDAY BANNER

My house needs some sprucing up for the holidays. I was trying to decide what kind of garland to make, and just couldn’t find anything that was inspiring me enough. So, of course, I go to my favorite blog ever and immediately find something cute. No, it’s not your traditional Christmas garland, but that’s exactly […]

14 October

INHERITANCE

Posted in CREATE, LIFE
INHERITANCE

I come from a nostalgic family. We hoard memorabilia, not wanting to throw out anything with sentiment. So, when my great-grandmother passed away, my family members and I inherited a lot of the items that surrounded her life. The diamond in my engagement ring was hers, I have loads of her costume jewelry, and when […]