Monthly Archives: November 2013

[Gems] I Like – Holiday Gift Guide

Christmas is coming. For me, Thanksgiving fades effortlessly into the beginning of the joyous holiday season. Although there are many different things I look forward to around this time of year, I cannot deny that giving presents is one of … Read More

Four Leaf Clover Feeling

I think I have a four leaf clover hidden in the lining of my clothes. Maybe it is the Alex and Ani Four Leaf Clover bracelet my sister, Kerry, gave to me the day I was leaving for Ireland. She also … Read More

Five Things I Like

Happy Monday, readers! To date, the Five Things I Like post I wrote last week has been one of my all time favorite posts – simple, sweet, and to the point. I am trying to get in the habit of … Read More


11.12.13. I don’t know exactly how to explain it, but I am ending today feeling like I have a light inside of me. It was like someone threw a little dash of blessings across this day. {★} I love days … Read More

Veteran’s Day Update

I would like to take a moment this Veteran’s Day to say thank you to men and women who have served and continue to serve in our armed forces. {★} Our country is lucky to have you, and we hope … Read More

Five Things I Like

Obsessing over the work of Cupcakes and Cashmere writer, Emily Schuman, is a sentiment every blogger in the entire world can understand. I have decided to start a C&C inspired Five Things blog series. This weekly post is one of my favorite features of … Read More