Holiday Gift Guides

Holiday Gift Ideas for Her

Can you believe it’s already November? Where did the time go? Throughout the season I will be sharing gift guides to help make your holiday shopping a little bit easier. This particular gift guide is dedicated to gifts for any woman in your life, whether that be your mom, sister, friend, aunt, neighbor, or co-worker. I tried to find gifts that appealed to all different styles and budgets. I did include some splurge-worthy items, but most of the pieces below are under $50. My personal favorite places to shop for presents are Amazon (hello Free Prime shipping), Nordstrom, and Etsy.…

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Angel Etoile des Rêves

As a new season begins, I always like to switch up my fragrance. I particularly love finding a new fragrance for fall because I can experiment with a more sultry, mature scent. A few years ago my best friend introduced me to Thierry Mugler fragrances and I instantly fell in love with the scent Angel. When I heard they were creating a nighttime reinterpretation, Angel Etoile des Rêves, I couldn’t wait to try it. With notes of mandarin, praline, patchouli, and white musk, Angel Etoile des Rêves is a romantic, evening scent. From the first spritz, I was instantly captivated.…

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Shopping

Nordstrom Fall Sale Top Picks

If you’ve been reading my blog even for the shortest amount of time, you know I live for a Nordstrom Sale. Right now Nordstrom is currently having their Fall Sale, where certain items are up to 40% off. It’s the perfect time to grab any items you may have had your eye on, or even start doing some holiday shopping. I’ve rounded up some of my favorites for you to check out: High Waist Midi Leggings, $38.98 Brunch Lady Tray, $20.98 Tassel Drop Earrings, $22.80 Happy Hour Tray, $15.60 Oversized Travel Tote, $47.96 Marble Cache Box, $29.98 Prada Round Sunglasses,…

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Holiday Gift Guides

The Best of Oprah’s Favorite Things 2017

You guys, the time has come! Oprah has officially released her list of Favorite Things for 2017. As many of you know by now, I look forward to Oprah’s Favorite Things every single year. I wish she still had her show so we could all hear her scream “You get a car! You get a car! You get a car!”. Even though she no longer has her talk show, each year Oprah curates a list of products perfect for gifting. Like last year, she partnered with Amazon, making all of her amazing picks easier than ever to grab for yourself…

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Wedding

25 Important Questions to Ask Your Potential Wedding Venue

​This post is sponsored by WeddingWire.​ N​ow that we’ve taken the time to enjoy our engagement, Matt and I are getting ready to start actually planning our wedding.​ We still don’t have an exact date in mind, but we’re hoping that by starting the venue search we can begin narrowing it down. We just booked our first appointment for our dream venue, and we’re both excited and anxious for the day to arrive. While we obviously haven’t booked our wedding yet, I have quite a bit of experience when it comes to booking venues for events and parties. It’s so…

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