Christmas Sweater Parties… All the Rage for 2010?

Ugly Holiday Sweater

With Christmas coming up this week and the holiday parties slowing down, I've had some time to reflect on all the parties I've attended for work, networking and fun.  And, it seems in a good portion of the invites, an "ugly" or "tacky" Christmas sweater has been listed with the dress code.  For whatever reason, […]

Holiday Engagement Party: Decorate the Soon-to-Be Newlywed’s Christmas Tree

Colorful Christmas Ornaments

I totally wanted to post about Nicole Richie & Joel Madden's wedding, but it looks like I'm going to have to wait for the tabloid bidding war to be over to get a good glimpse of the details.  I just love Nicole's style and have to believe that wedding was jam-packed with event trends (including […]

Kids in the Kitchen

Smiling woman baking cookies with her daughters

Teaching your child competence in the kitchen now can lead to learning some valuable problem solving skills for the future. By Cynthia Giroux, founder of Storybook Kitchen

Holiday Decorating on a Budget

Decorate with Cranberries

I love a good bargain, absolutely love it. I love the thrill of the search and the satisfaction that comes with a good find. I can spend hours in a store looking top to bottom for the best deals or hours in multiple stores pulling together what I need for that low price. When it […]