Fourth of July Cupcakes in a Jar!

What better way to celebrate Independence Day than with festively layered Jar Cupcakes!? What You'll Need: (Serves 8 ) 1 box of white cake mix blue and red food dyes 2 containers of store-bought cake frosting (or homemade) 8, 8 oz. jars July 4th cake decorations (colored sprinkles, flags...) Step 1:... read more

An Affordable DIY Flower Arrangement for Mom

flower arrangement diy
We're always seeking out a DIY gift that mom will love, especially one that's easy on our bank account, so we sought out a go-to arrangement recipe from Carly Cylinder, Creative Director of Flour LA. Using just a glass beer mug (a narrow vase or juice glass also work!), a few locally grown flowers (Cylinder suggests: look for labels... read more

DIY Paper Wall Peonies for Mother’s Day Brunch

DIY paper wall peonies
Is it a coincidence that Mother's Day happens to be celebrated during the same month when flowers bloom? Mothers are beautiful people and deserve beautiful celebrations. Dress up your Mother's Day soiree or brunch with some pretty petaled paper peonies! Create these large oversized tissue paper peonies to place up on the wall as... read more

Simply Delicious Recipes for Creamed Potatoes Done 5 Ways

Creamed Potatoes
Dressed up or down, creamy potatoes are always a fan favorite. Nix the boxed version and try these five easy-to-make variations on the classic recipe: What You’ll Need: 2 1/4 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes 1/3 cup warm milk 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg 3 1/2 tablespoons butter sea salt and freshly ground black pepper... read more

9 Best Red Lipsticks for Your Valentine’s Day Date

We are not of the mindset that you need to save your red lipsticks for Valentine’s Day. But if you’re usually a neutral lip girl, this holiday is the perfect opportunity to try something bolder. Here are our nine favorite shades of the moment. More Must-Clicks: Date-Night Beauty Guide 4 Beauty Oils That... read more

8 Bar Carts Under $500 You Need to Survive the Holidays

silver and gold bar carts
A bar cart is one of those maybe not-so-essential items but oh-so-necessary pieces in your home to maintain your style sanity. They're sleek, they're shiny and downright attractive... not to mention, they do serve a purpose: serving you! While we do believe that a sleek bar cart is an adult home must-have year-round (how else are... read more

Fall Eats: Super-Simple Stuffing You Can’t Mess Up

homemade stuffing recipe
Since everyone always tries to start Christmas in November, we like to think it's acceptable to get a head start on Thanksgiving this year. After all, daydreaming about carbs and obnoxious amounts of pie is never a bad thing. Get a heads up on the holiday season by mastering this no-fail stuffing recipe: Serves:... read more

Will the Top 13 Pinned Couples Halloween Costumes from Pinterest Surprise You?

popeye halloween costume
Looking for some inspiration for you and your S.O.'s Halloween costumes? Take a peek at the top couples costumes that are trending on Pinterest. Popeye and Olive Oil // Image courtesy of Pinterest L: Bandits; R: Chrissy Tiegen and John Legend play Cowboys and... read more

The Top 10 Pinned Pet Halloween Costumes from Pinterest

et pet halloween costume pinterst
We're all guilty of spending hours on Pinterest... and being obsessed with our pets, so when Pinterest and pets collide on Halloween, it's pretty much (black) magic. From tiny black kitten bats to superheroes and even the house (yes, the house) from Up, here are the top ten pinned pet costumes from Pinterest. ... read more

Chocolate-Whiskey Halloween Cupcakes? Yes, Please!

Halloween cupcake recipe
Who needs candy corn and stale Milk Duds when you can have chocolate-whiskey cupcakes for dessert? Fill up on these booze-infused treats for a Halloween you won't forget (or remember). Makes: 30 cupcakes What You'll Need: 2 large eggs 1 cup half and half 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter melted 1/2 cup strong coffee... read more
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