New Year’s Eve Bubbly and Bites Recipes


The holidays have come and nearly gone in a flash of family, laughter and celebration. Boy, did we have a spectacular Christmas with our families: we learned how to make Norwegian lefse, played games, watched cozy holiday movies, laughed, spent hours with our families in the kitchen, and just gave thanks for having such wonderful love […]

Katie’s Cocktails: Hot Spiced Cider

apple cider

After all of the decorating, gift wrapping, and baking I’m finally allowing myself to to sit back, crank up the Christmas music and truly celebrate the magic of the season. Today I’m sharing a traditional holiday cocktail that is sure to warm you up while you spend the evening next to a toasty fire celebrating the […]

Two Festive New Year’s Eve Looks

As we button up our office for the holiday season {complete with an Irish Whiskey toast with Aleah’s parents as we crafted snowflakes for Sandy Hook Elementary – you can easily join in}, we bid you adieu with a charming and totally stylish post from Style Your Life. Cheers, friends!   No matter what your plans […]

{Holiday} Happy Hour: Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Cosmo


Hello, It’s Ashley from Lemon and Lavender sharing another yummy cocktail. It’s Christmas in Dakar and we are loving all the decorations we see up around town. I wasn’t sure how it would feel being in West Africa but the Senegalese are welcoming Christmas with open arms. This cosmo recipe is easy and quite delightful. […]