Archives: DIY Posts

How to Store Plastic Grocery Bags

As the new year begins it’s time to finally tackle some of my less than par organizational skills.  For the most part I would call myself a “clean” person.  Our house is normally only about a 10 minute speed clean away from being “guest ready” and I tend to...

Friday Favorites: DIY New Years Eve!

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas!  Ours was filled with family, food, gifts, laughter and some much needed rest!  Tanner and I both had the day off yesterday as well so we spent the day playing catch up from all of our Christmas festivities and of course...

Last Minute Target Gift Guide for All Ages!

Here’s the deal friends,  Christmas is TWO DAYS AWAY.  Can you even believe that!  Some of you may be on the hunt for that last minute gift and don’t have time for any more online shopping!  Good news!  I came up with a little gift guide that can finish...

DIY Christmas Train Wrapping Idea

So, I’ll admit.  As of today this is the only Christmas gift I have wrapped.  I had great aspirations of wrapping each present perfectly and uniquely, but I have a feeling tonight I will be tag team wrapping with Tanner just to get everything done!  How did December go...

DIY Sprinkles Ornaments

Hey everyone!  Ali here, today.  You all know that I love to do craft projects with sprinkles.  So I thought it would be fun to share with you a really fun project that I recently did on a craft-a-thon day with my mom — these DIY Sprinkles Ornaments! I...

My 10-Minute Hair Straightening & Skin Care Routine

With Christmas only days away I am deep into wrapping gifts, hosting and going to parties, and eating lots of delicious holiday foods. There are so many fun things to do this season, but amidst the busyness, it seems like prioritizing time to do my hair and skincare routing...

Beth Laird Print Shoppe Giveaway!

Guys!  We are back for another giveaway!  I am really excited about this one–I am teaming up with Beth Laird Print Shoppe to giveaway an adorable 11×17 print of your choice!  Beth has the sweetest posters in her shop.  I am in love with this Gnome poster.  I’d love...

TWO Simple DIY Christmas Place Cards

Yesterday Tanner and I hosted our first big party in our new loft!  We had all of our staff over for a delicious dinner, dessert and white elephant exchange.  It was so nice to spend time with all of our baristas outside of the shop!  We are truly blessed...

How to Clean Your Make-Up Brushes

My friend recently shared with me a very simple and cost effective way to clean make-up brushes and I just couldn’t wait to share about it!  I’m not sure about you, but cleaning my make-up brushes didn’t sit very high on the list of important things to clean.  I...

5 Simple Ways to Make Your Home More Inviting This Holiday Season

Do you ever feel like the holidays become too busy to even enjoy them?  Sometimes I feel like I spend so much time shopping for people that I loose track of the people themselves.  This holiday season I want to spend less time shopping, and stressing over that perfect...

Christmas Gift Ideas For Women

Still having trouble figuring out what to get for your mom(sister, friend, grandma, neighbor etc)?  Women can be just as challenging as men sometimes to buy for.  Here are a few ideas that are sure to please at least a few people on that lengthy Christmas shopping list! Click...

Christmas Gift Ideas for Men

Come on friends, we all know how hard it is to shop for men.  Point proven this week by a conversation between my husband and I this week. Me:  Tanner what should we get for {insert any male figure in our lives here} Tanner: I don’t know. Me: Come...