Mother’s Day Gift Guide

I know, I know. Another hallmark holiday. But a thoughtfully chosen gift can go a long way in expressing appreciation to the maternal ones in your life. After all, who has your back more than Mom? Check out this Mother’s Day gift guide with ideas for moms, sisters, grandmothers, aunts, and best friends. Mother’s Day […]

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What Women Want: Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Her

Do you exchange Valentine’s Day gifts with lovers, family, and friends? As a former e-commerce marketer, Valentine’s Day is just another retail holiday to me. Despite being jaded, I happen to be a love junkie who enjoys giving and receiving gifts. With that in mind, I made a Valentine’s Day gift guide for her because what woman […]

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8 of the Best Things about Christmas Season

Christmas is almost here! I don’t know about you, but I’m so glad 2016 is coming to a close. Despite the challenges and events of this year, I’m still in the holiday spirit. As I go into full elf-mode for Christmas, I want to share a list of 8 of the best things about Christmas. 8 […]

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Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix Recipe

It’s been pretty chilly in Southern California lately. We’ve been waking up to 45-degree mornings, and I’ve even had to turn the heater on a few times (gasp!) Hot liquids are my jam this time of year; the holiday season is perfect for experimenting with homemade hot cocoa mix recipes, especially with family and friends around […]

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide: Eco Bae

It’s so much fun to give (and receive!) gifts. I try to give gifts with the recipient in mind – if I know a person is eco-conscious, for example, I keep her values in mind when choosing a gift. I made a little holiday gift guide with “eco-bae” in mind…that tree hugger swathed in coconut oil, […]