Monthly Archive: February 2014

Feb 28

Wine Cork Coasters

This comes as no surprise to you crazy cats, but I umm… am throwing a sangria party tomorrow. I know, I know, I will never drop my holiday 15 if I keep getting down with the get down. It’s just that… well… you see, it’s all in the name of sangria. Sangria and super rad …

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Feb 26

Star Wars Birthday Party

I don’t know about you guys but I am over all of the Star Wars birthday party ideas flooding Pinterest and Etsy. Don’t get me wrong, I used similar concepts in my Star Wars baby shower but they are very childlike and sooo not what I wanted for this party. Nope! I wanted to get Star Wars …

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Feb 24

DIY Valentine’s Day Card {Welcoming a Sister-in-Law}

Buying me a store bought Valentine’s Day card is sort of like saying, “I love you enough to be my booty call, but you will never make it as my Mrs.” Amiright or amiright? And all these years you thought running into Rite Aid before a birthday party and grabbing some generic birthday card was …

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Feb 21

Country Chic Wedding

Welcome to the country chic wedding mi madre put together for one of my real life besties. I wasn’t lying when I told you guys party planning races through my veins like a Corvette Stingray on an open road. It’s madness, I tell ya. Absolute party planning madness when we get together. But I dig it. I …

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Feb 19

Manwich Cheese Dip

I grew up eating a stupid simple cheese dip recipe that, for some reason, is called engineer dip. Don’t ask me how it got the name engineer dip because I have no flippin’ clue.  I mean, it would make sense if our family was chockful of engineers, or this recipe required a ton of engineering. …

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Feb 17

Shay Strong {A Lesson in Online Community}

Yesterday, I joined my sister on an adventure supporting Shay Strong that got me thinking about online community, and how we are able to impact people with our story. Our story isn’t always easy but it is ours to tell. And let’s not forget how often we forget you must have lows in order to see …

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Feb 13

Dark Romance Valentine’s Day

“This review is based strictly on my opinion. Others may have a different opinion or experience with the product listed above. I was provided the sample free of charge by the company or PR agency and I provided my honest opinion. No other type of compensation was received for this review.”   Are you ready for …

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Feb 12

DIY Paper Lantern Chandelier

Okay, so I’m working with Oriental Trading on a bitchin’ dark romance Valentine’s Day tablescape and you know me, my brain can’t process a simple party plan. It’s like I was hardwired for chaos, or something. So, yanno, I put together a paper lantern chandelier for the focal point of my party. Because that’s what normal people automatically …

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Feb 06

Star Wars Cake

Soooo, I have this sister who sort of loves Star Wars. And by sort of, I mean she pops a lady boner at the sight anything Star Wars. Heck, she demanded stole my Star Wars keychain swag right out from under my offspring because, yanno, what 2 year old could possibly appreciate something so majestic? …

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Feb 02

Green Juice for Weight Loss

I was given the opportunity to try out a juice cleanse (AKA an easy way to jump start my green juice for weight loss journey) for free from the sponsor of the Moms MeetsSM program, May Media Group LLC, who received it directly from the manufacturer. As a Moms Meet blogger, I agreed to use this product and post my opinion …

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