• A First Timers Guide to Beaver Creek

    Can you believe it took me 37 years to make it out to Colorado? I know, I know, I'm shocked too. Well, let me tell you it was worth the wait because this past summer I finally had the chance to go and ...

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    A First Timers Guide to Beaver Creek
  • Cindy Lou Who Costume

    How cute is Cindy Lou Who in the Grinch cartoon and in the movie? She is also so recognizable because of her hair so I knew it would be a popular costume. This wig is so character specific that it ...

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    Cindy Lou Who Costume
  • Ace Ventura Costume

    2021 is definitely the year that I embrace all the male characters. For my 4th (but not final) male character I went with the iconic Ace Ventura Pet Detective. I recently watched this movie and it ...

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    Ace Ventura Costume
  • Marilyn Monroe Costume

    Few images and people are as iconic as Marilyn Monroe in her white dress. I knew  I worked with California Costumes last year and I was so excited to team up with them again. My Marilyn dress and wig ...

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    Marilyn Monroe Costume

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Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice

I can’t believe it’s been a year since the 31 Days of Halloween kickoff and we are back at it again! I spoke about this on Instagram stories, but this year I am really embracing the rough and ugly characters for the collection. What better rough and ugly character than Beetlejuice. I knew I had to enlist my talented friend…

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21 National Rum Day Cocktails

National Rum Day is today and that makes me very happy. Rum is my favorite spirit (a classic daiquiri is always my go-to at any craft cocktail bar). Rum is also the staple in my favorite tiki and tropical drinks so any day dedicated to it is a winner. To celebrate National Rum Day, I’m sharing 19 tasty rum-infused recipes…

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Boston Food & Hotel Guide

Is there anything better than eating all the new yummy food on vacation? I literally plan trips entirely around good food so when my mom suggested visiting Boston to see my brother I was 100% on-board. Boston is known for it’s fresh and eclectic mix of restaurants and they didn’t disappoint. Before I jump into all the places we ate…

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The Ultimate Glamping Ranch to Visit In Your Lifetime

Sometimes I feel that the older Henry gets, the harder it is for us to connect. He will be turning 9 in a few weeks and it’s crazy how fast these years have flown by with my first born. I’ve never taken a trip solo with only Henry and I regret that I waited until this year to do so….

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My Favorite Sunscreen!

As I’ve gotten older I have embraced my fair skin and paleness. In fact, I love it. I don’t like being tan and think it looks weird and unnatural on me. I used to try all the self tanning products and get spray tans but they would make me look dirty and orange, haha. The past few years I have been…

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48 Hours in Savannah

Savannah is one of the best cities in the South so whenever I can visit I jump at the chance. Now that travel is opening back up in the US, a girlfriend and I headed down for a quick weekend getaway. I hadn’t been back since 2012 so a trip was long overdue. Savannah is such an easy drive from…

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Help Your Child Fall in Love with Reading

Evelyn has been learning sight words this year in kindergarten and also learning to read. She is having the best time reading books that I used to read to her (bittersweet sad face).  It’s been so heartwarming watching her learn and I love that she is embracing reading. Henry has been immersing himself in books for a few years now…

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