Category: Holidays

{for the home} new year’s table setting

Can you believe today is New Year’s Eve?  Time is flying by!  I hope you all have fun and festive plans for this evening!  We have some very close friends from New York in town and are planning a small, but fun get together with them.  Even though there...

merry christmas!

christmas shopping for the newlywed couple

christmas shopping for the newlywed couple

If you are just stopping in for the first time I have been doing a series of posts giving ideas of what to buy for Christmas for all types and ages of people. You can refer to them here and here.  This past year I have had many of...

A Christmas Shopping Guide for the 20-30 Something Woman

A Christmas Shopping Guide for the 20-30 Something Woman

As you saw in this post, due to requests, I have decided to do a Christmas gift round-up, for any of you who like me are still in the Christmas Shopping mode!  The first set of gifts are items that would market towards a 20-30 something female–basically just some...

{christmas shopping} what to buy?

{Don’t forget to enter to this week’s giveaway to win your very own Jo Tote Bag!!} Christmas shopping is always a challenge.  I know I am still only about half-way through my list of items I need to purchase!  I have had a few requests for some Christmas gift ideas so...

{diy} advent calendar (FREE) template!

December is here!  Yesterday (oops!)  I barely made it in time with my advent calendar.  Luckily this was such a fun and simple project that I could whip it up the night before!  It only takes a few materials and I even made up a free printable template for...

DIY Christmas Ornament Vase

DIY Christmas Ornament Vase

It’s Christmas time at Quay Coffee!  For those of you who don’t know, my husband and I are co-owners of a little coffee shop in the River Market of Kansas City.  The shop just got into the Christmas spirit and is looking so cheery!  Cory and Vanessa (our partners and...

christmas checklist aka {go enjoy this holiday!}

This year to “get into the Christmas spirit” I have made myself a checklist. I tried to keep it short and simple so that I could really accomplish all of my goals (baby steps). I’m calling this, Operation: Stop procrastinating and spend time with the ones you love–aka My...

DIY Easy Pinecone Place Card

This post for DIY easy pinecone place card contains affiliate links. Thanksgiving is tomorrow!  Can you believe it?  For those of you who are hosting and entertaining in your own home, here is a quick easy way to spruce up the dinner table–and guys it literally took me 5...