Tag: Hacks

Wine Lover’s Gift Guide

Wine Lover’s Gift Guide

For the one you love to sip with, I present: the Wine Lover’s Gift Guide! 1. A bottle of their favorite. Check out this post for over 20 budget-friendly options and this post for ideas to complement the bottle. 2. A cheeky mug is the […]

Sweet & Sophisticated Holiday Gift Idea

Sweet & Sophisticated Holiday Gift Idea

A simple gourmet gift idea perfect for any gift-giving occasion

DIY Photo Booth for Under $20

DIY Photo Booth for Under $20

Because every party needs a next-level selfie situation

How To Tackle Thanksgiving Menu Planning + Giveaway

How To Tackle Thanksgiving Menu Planning + Giveaway

This post was sponsored by AT-A-GLANCE as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. I’ve made Thanksgiving dinner for my family for the past few years now but this year marks the first since […]

How I Saved $400 on a Statement Light Fixture (One Room Challenge Week 5)

How I Saved $400 on a Statement Light Fixture (One Room Challenge Week 5)

I tried my hand at installing a statement light fixture in the dining room. Intent on my original idea of a pendant chandelier and, after weighing a number of options, I went with a beautiful (and much less expensive) alternative to the one pictured in […]

DIY Dining Room Accent Wall (One Room Challenge Week 3)

DIY Dining Room Accent Wall (One Room Challenge Week 3)

With the encouragement of a DIY-loving friend, I decided to hang the wallpaper for my dining room accent wall myself. I watched a number of YouTube videos on hanging wallpaper, read the instructions over and over, and prayed. You probably don’t want to follow my […]

30-Minute Morning Routine

30-Minute Morning Routine

I love sleep. I love it like Oprah loves bread. Like Taylor Swift loves playing the victim. Like Kanye loves Kanye. A quick, 30-minute morning routine helps me get as much sleep as possible on weeknights. While my routine isn’t quite as bare bones as […]

How to Make Perfect Cheese Eggs Every Time

How to Make Perfect Cheese Eggs Every Time

What is there really to say about cheese eggs besides “Yes, please.”? I love cheese eggs, have been practicing making them since college and have found that timing plays the biggest role in this process. When you add salt, how long you whisk, and when […]

DIY Faux Fur Seat Covers (One Room Challenge Week 2)

DIY Faux Fur Seat Covers (One Room Challenge Week 2)

Welcome to week two of my dining room makeover as part of the One Room Challenge! I used an exclamation point so that means it’s exciting, right? Right. Last week I shared the mood board that will serve as my visual inspiration for the finished […]

How to Hack Your Errands

How to Hack Your Errands

A collection of tips and tricks to help you handle everyday adulting tasks like a pro