Free Printable: Christmas Gift Tags

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How many of you are headed out black Friday shopping tonight after the Thanksgiving festivities are over?  I wanted to help get you guys in the gift wrapping spirit!  Here are some free printables to get you started!   You can download them here… Free Christmas Printable Tags Pink Peppermint Design I might be biased,…

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Sweets: How to Frost a Cupcake!

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Ever wonder how your favorite bakery frosts their cupcakes so perfectly? It isn’t as hard as you might think. You just need the right tools, equipment and technique! The tools and equipment are affordable and easy to find, and in just a few short steps I can show you how to get the professional look…

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DIY: How to Make Coffee Filter Banner

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When I hosted the Nancy Drew party for my daughter this summer, I made a quick and easy coffee filter banner.  It’s super easy and would be so cute as a Christmas banner!  The best part about these is that they are inexpensive, easy and can be made with just about anything.  It’s all about the…

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Sunday Style: Holiday Party Must Haves

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Tis the season for office parties, celebratory dinners, New Years bashes and more.  Sometimes it stresses me out to try and pull the perfect outfit together…so I decided that this year I am going to be more prepared!  Bottom line, I have to be comfortable and feel like I’m wearing something that is “me.”  Thankfully,…

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Eat: Los Angeles: Randy’s Donuts

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You know you’ve seen it…the GIANT donut sign as you’re driving down the 405 through Inglewood. You know you’ve always wanted to stop there. Well, after 10 years of driving past it, we finally did. The photographer in me just can’t keep passing up a landmark like that for years and not stop. Especially if…

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Friday Favorites: In the Kitchen Baking Essentials

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year…baking season!!  I’m making pies this week, and next week we start on the cookies!   Do you have a favorite family cookie recipe that you make for neighbors at Christmas time?  I like to make a variety of everything from chocolate chip to decorated Santa sugar cookies. …

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