Better Late then never {Christmas 2013}


Right after Christmas we jetted to Oregon, and I left all my pictures behind. This week I’ve been playing catch up and I finally got a post together of our 2013 Christmas. It was a special day spent blending families, creating new traditions, and focusing on the reason for the season. I’ll let the pictures [...]

Hot Apple Pie Holiday Cocktail


Every holiday season, my mom makes this apple cider cocktail for family and friends. It’s one of my favorites and always reminds me of the fall and winter months. It’s super easy and a great warm drink to entertain holiday guests with. I love staying up on Christmas eve by the tree and sipping on [...]

My Favorite Things {a gift guide}

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1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 It’s the time of year for holiday gift guides. I wanted my first guide of the season to be loaded with things I personally love. When shopping for my mom and sister, my philosophy is to always buy what I would love. [...]