Check out my April Budget Buys! Sharing some Kate Spade, Chuck Taylors, Bucket Bag, Floppy Wool Hat and MORE!

April Budget Buys

I cannot believe that April 1st is just around the corner. That means I'm that much closer to my birthday!! This stage of life, I prefer to celebrate it all month long! YOLO! ;) Last month, I rounded up my favorites for my March Budget Buys. This month, I focused on a few things that are on my birthday wish list. Plus I found some things that are … [Read More...]


If you love Caramel Apples and you are a fan of cocktails, then this Caramel Apple Moonshine recipe is a MUST TRY!

Cocktail: Caramel Apple Moonshine

Y'all I can't even begin to tell you how excited I am to share with you my latest cocktail creation! Another moonshine recipe!! More specifically a Caramel Apple Moonshine. And no I don't mean of the … [Read More...]

PopSugar March Must Have Box

PopSugar March Must Have Box Reveal

POPSUGAR provided me with a complimentary POPSUGAR Must Have box. All opinions and stories are 100% my own. This was my first ever PopSugar Must Have Box. I've seen some friends share their Must … [Read More...]


DIY Lemon Body Scrub

Hi friendssss! I'm back with another DIY, I know you're SO surprised by that! Last month we chatted Peppermint Bath Salts and this month we are jumping into Spring with a yummmmmy lemon scented … [Read More...]

Spring Jacket Trends

FASHION: Spring Jacket Trends

Hey ya'll! (Yep, still talkin' Texas!) It's Lauren from Lauren McBride and I'm back for another fashion installment! Today I'm going to be talking about spring jacket trends that you must jump on this … [Read More...]

In the market for a new SUV? Check out my review on the 2015 Lexus GX460

2015 Lexus GX460 Review

This post is written in partnership with Lexus. All stories and opinions are 100% my own. Recently, I had the opportunity to drive a 2015 Lexus GX460 for the week. My previous SUV driving … [Read More...]


CRAFT: Spring Inspired Garden Art

I am so ready for spring! We've actually had a very mild winter here in Seattle but I'm still ready for a bit warmer weather and bright colors blooming. This past weekend I discovered that JoAnn's had … [Read More...]

Irish Mule Cocktail FEATURE

COCKTAIL: Irish Mule

In honor of the upcoming St. Patrick's Day holiday, I'm bringing forth the Irish Mule. It's a twist on the now-famous Moscow mule...the difference being Irish Whiskey and not Vodka. It's a light & … [Read More...]


Meet Hoopla House Designer, Lindsay

We’re excited to bring you this fun Q&A with Hoopla House stationery designer, Lindsay van Harssel. Read on to learn a little bit more about Lindsay, then be sure to check out all of her stylish … [Read More...]

Needing some new books to read? Check out my Must Read Books for March!

Must Read Books for March

Ohhh! Ummm, y'all it's March! My reading really slowed down in February because I started listening to some podcasts on my way to work. And my blog schedule seemed to take on new life...and not much … [Read More...]

Looking for something fun to splurge on this month? How about something from my Budget Buys? All items are under $100!

March Budget Buys

Welcome to my new monthly series...Budget Buys. Each month I'll be featuring some of my favorite things: home, beauty, fashion, fitness, you name it..I'm going to be on the hunt for it! Each item will … [Read More...]

Need an easy appetizer to make? Try this Easy Artichoke Cheese Dip!

Recipe: Easy Artichoke Dip

Hello again! Kathy here again from Penney Lane Kitchen to share another easy and delicious recipe with you. This month I'm sharing an easy artichoke dip inspired by a recipe in one of my favorite … [Read More...]