How to Make a Fascinator!

I’ve always been fascinated with those little hats with the funny names: fascinators! But it’s not like I have an occasion very often to wear one. But for the occasion of the upcoming royal wedding, I decided that I wanted to try to learn how to make a fascinator. It’s surprisingly easy and I can’t

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Create Royal Wedding Tea Party Decorations on a Budget!

It’s surprisingly easy to throw a tea party themed party. By hitting a few thrift shops and digging around in a few cupboards (or borrowing from friends & family), you can probably find everything you need to create fabulous royal wedding tea party decorations! [Disclosure: This article contains Amazon associate links that pay this site

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Make a Royal Wedding Tea Party Banner with Cricut

A celebration like my royal wedding tea party breakfast definitely calls for decorations. I’m pretty no-fuss when it comes to parties, though, so I pulled out my trusty Cricut Explore Air 2 to do all the hard work for me. In just minutes with my Cricut, I was able to whip up a beautiful royal

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Throw An Easy Royal Wedding Tea Party Breakfast!

The most important element of any party is food. A tea party is the perfect theme for a royal wedding watch party – but traditionally English tea is in the afternoon. The solution is a royal wedding tea party breakfast. With this party plan, you can enjoy a tea party theme, while providing your guests

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I’ve Got A Bad Case of Royal Wedding Fever!

I’ll admit it – I’m obsessed with every little detail of the upcoming royal wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle (who I loved on Suits before she started dating Harry). I stalk Google and the royals’ social media accounts for the latest news. Who will design THE DRESS? What will it look like? I

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Sainte Chapelle: Hidden Jewel Of Paris’ Ile de la Cité

In the midst of the historic Ile de le Cité in Paris, tourists can find an impressive gothic church. It features stunning stained glass windows, including a beautiful rose window, and has seen nearly a millennium of royal and religious history. If you’re thinking that this sounds like Paris’s world-famous Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, you’re

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Can we survive organizing the garage?

Now that we’ve been living with (and loving) our newly organized laundry room for awhile, it’s time to get serious about our next project: organizing the garage. The project of getting the garage organized has lingered on our to-do list for quite awhile. I actually took these “before” pictures a year ago, when we had

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Digital Layout | It’s a Great Big World

I’m on a flight to Paris today, headed for the Creativeworld show in Frankfurt. So I thought I would share the next page in my digital travel scrapbook – since it’s the page about taking this same flight last year! I love taking pictures of the airplanes I fly. It’s where the journey really begins!

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DIY A Simple Bag Makeover for Practical Style

Sometimes the simplest projects can turn out to be the ones that we love the most. That turned out to be the case with my most recent DIY fashion project, a simple bag makeover that took a canvas bag from boring to fabulous! I’m not what you’d call a fashionista in my day to day

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