Traditions

Source With all of the hustle and bustle (and sometimes stress) of the season, it all seems to stop and there is a calm that overcomes me each Christmas Eve. My favorite thing about this time of year is not just about decorating the tree, or wishing for snow (always); it’s about the traditions that […]

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Festive Pretzel Wands

Every Christmas I am drawn to all of the festive magazines on the rack with tons of food gift ideas and recipes…I feel like they really aren’t much different than the other 11 issues throughout the year, but there’s something about the Christmas cookies on the cover that makes me want to dig in (to […]

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Friday Favorites in Five

It’s Friday – the last Friday before Christmas! Ah! This week has been pretty busy and I’ve been trying to go over my to-do list to make sure I have everything done. Which pretty much never happens, but that’s okay. Tonight my husband and I are going to a Christmas concert, and I’m pretty excited about […]

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December Julep Maven Box

Wow, you guys, this is the last Julep Maven Box of the year. Honestly, last month flew by! I know I know, I say that every month…   This month’s box was filled with holiday sparkle! I loved it!   The Orbital Eyeshadow in Airglow is SUCH a pretty color. It’s a nude shimmer, with soft […]

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Faux Bun Tutorial

The only annoying part about having shorter hair is not being able to put it up in fancy styles or up-do’s! With holiday season upon us, I was determined to find a style that worked for my shorter hair…so after playing around (a lot) and trying some different things, I landed on this faux bun […]

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