The holidays are one of my absolute favorite times of the year. It’s such a wonderful opportunity to relive sentimental traditions and create long lasting memories with our families. This year is particularly special since I’m going to be hosting Thanksgiving for the first time EVER. If you’ve ever hosted a holiday dinner before, then I’m sure you know how stressful it can be. With Thanksgiving just days away now, I wanted to let you guys in on some of my tips to create the perfect holiday tablescape – and entertain without all of the headache. Plus, you can create the perfect set up without spending a fortune! From chic flatware to the perfect bar cart, you can pull your home together with the help of eBay!
See what I’m stocking up on from eBay for easy holiday hosting!
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It has officially dipped into the 70s here in Baton Rouge which means I’m about ready to whip out the crock pot and all the furry blankets! Although Jordan will have a heart attack if I bring home any more faux fur pillows, I can’t help but eyeball all the NEW cozy home decor accents out right now. Yes, we may have 10 seasonal blankets out, but that just means now I need a blanket ladder to throw them on right?! Plus, there are some major home sales going on this week:
One of the things that gets me most excited about May is spending more time outdoors! Summer is all about enjoying the warm weather, indulging in a go-to summer snack, and basking in good company. I’m a habitual snacker, so I tend to reach for quick, easy snacks everyone can enjoy. When it comes to potato chips in our house, Jordan is obsessed with Cape Cod Potato Chips. (I swear it also has something to do with the fact that he played summer baseball in the Cape.) But really, whether you’re solo or with a group of friends, I don’t know anyone who isn’t a fan of classic potato chips!
Thank you to Tide for partnering on this fun learning experience and for sponsoring today’s post! As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.
I’m just going to come out and say it. When it comes to laundry – and household chores in general – I’m not the most experienced. In fact, up until about a month ago, we only had one type of detergent in our house which Jordan and I used for all types of clothing and stains. I found that the occasional stain from dinner just wasn’t coming out in my old laundry routine. Not to mention, our clothes – particularly Jordan’s workout clothes – just didn’t smell fresh after months continuing to wear and wash them.
My trip to the Tide Lab in January changed my whole mindset about laundry – who knew I’d actually be EXCITED to wash my clothes now? Sharing some of the most common laundry hacks and why they are no match for Tide’s newest products in today’s full post!
A few weeks ago, I shared on IG Stories that my me and my friends spent a Saturday morning getting photos of our auras taken. Kind of a different way to spend a day out with your besties right? But not really because we always have the most fun when we’re doing something new and unexpected together. We’ve gone on a vampire tour in the French Quarter, had our tarot cards read, and eaten dinner in haunted restaurants. We have annual fancy hat brunches, Friendsmas dinners and more. Most recently, we got together to have a watch party for the Say Yes To The Dress episode that we filmed for my bffs wedding.
My point is, we LOVE any and every excuse to get together and make unforgettable memories. I wanted to put together a list of Galentine’s Day ideas to help you share the love with your besties not just this month, but any time of year!