lifestyle

Playlist No. 23

It took me a little bit of time to put together this playlist… but it might just be one of my favorite ones yet. It’s also longer than usual… I try to keep them around an hour because I use the playlists as timers while I work. As always, there’s a little bit of everything…

Beauty

L’Occitane, the Gift that Gives

L’Occitane has been a long-time favorite of mine. My mom has L’Occitane Verbena soaps in every room of the house, and it truly smells “like home” to me. She passed the love of the brand on to me! Every holiday season, a few of my recipients receive something from L’Occitane. Beautifully packaged and quality products are…

Shoes

J. Crew Nordic Boots ON SALE

Super, super short post but I wanted to make sure you guys got the news: My most comfortable winter boots are super on sale today– under $80 with code “MONDAY.” I’m so glad that they restocked these this year. They’re insanely comfortable and so fun with the red laces (they come with two pairs of laces,…

Casual

Pop of Red

I feel like there’s such a short window to totally embrace the holiday spirit wardrobe-wise and I plan on taking advantage of it as much as possible. I’m a big fan of red in general and even more so leading up to Christmas. I also wear a lot of black during the winter, but black…

gift ideas

Gifts for the Little Ones

Right now so many of my friends have little ones and I love getting to spoil them. Everything is so much cuter when it’s smaller, right?! So I think the first caveat is that if the person has an Amazon wish list for their kiddos, it’s usually a good place to start. Especially if there’s…

lifestyle

On My Radar

I’m always in a good mood when Friday rolls around, but I’m extra excited today. My whole fam is flying in for a little pre-Christmas holiday weekend. My boyfriend and I wanted to host our families for a big holiday dinner and the weekend is finally here!! I’m sure we’ll spend some time in NYC,…

DIY

DIY Framed Photo Gifts

Framed photographs are always some of my favorite gifts to give. It can get expensive though to do a bunch of custom framing. I partnered with Walmart on this post to show how you can turn photos from your phone to giftable works of art! I currently have been really into diptych photographs and decided to…

TCP

Tartan Ice Skating

J. Crew decked out the ice skating rink at Brookfield Place in TARTAN and it couldn’t be more perfect for the holidays. Even the Zamboni is wrapped in tartan!!! My friend Julia and I headed over there on Monday night for a little skating party with J. Crew. We had so much fun. I couldn’t…