Old Fashioned Christmas

Old Fashioned Christmas 4

For some of us, Christmas is so wonderful because of the warm memories associated with it. For me Christmas was a constant in a life of moving every 3 years. We always had a Christmas eve fondue, we always had a family picnic,…

Fashion Girl Holiday Gift Guide

HRUSKAA Himmeli Prism Tree

In times past, my dad and I used to spend a whole evening together Christmas shopping together. Shopping might be his least favorite thing to do, but I tried to make it fun and painless. Nowadays, it’s all about virtual…

Slouchy Sweaters and Sequin Skirts

Slouchy Sweaters and Sequin Skirts 4

More glitz and glam in the outfit department today! While I’m not entirely warm in a mini in 40 degree weather, the total look makes the mad dash from the car to the front door worth it. Whereas last week…

New Traditions – Hanukkah

West Elm Star Plates

Although Hanukkah is the most well-known Jewish holiday in America, it’s not as important as I grew up thinking it was. Despite its level of importance, December is the best time of year to find Judaica in your average home goods…

Revamping Old Ornaments

Ornament Revamp 1

The best time of year to buy Christmas ornaments is the day after. So what is it that you were thinking when you bought those bright pink ornaments on sale last year?? Never fear. That’s why they invented things like…

Metallics and Cashmere

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The struggle is real when it comes to dressing for holiday parties. Especially when it’s cold outside and all I want to do is wear a million sweaters. The key for me this season will be mixing cozy sweaters with metallic skirts. The…

Snowflake Cookies

Snowflake Cookies 6

Every family has a favorite cookie recipe that they make every year. My family has at about five different favorite cookies, but that’s beside the point. This particular cookie is a favorite not only because it’s delicious, but also because it…