Bridal Shower

How to host a bridal shower for about $1,000 Host at someones home, club house, or anywhere that will cost $0 Keep food cost low by having buffet style food Buy appetizers and alcohol at wholesale grocery stores DIY the decorations and flowers For my bridal shower, in true type-A personality, I planned (almost) everything. … More Bridal Shower

December Currently

Books I’m Listening Just finished “Where the Crawdads Sing” and this audio book had me on the edge of my seat the entire nine hours! I binged listen to it over a week. I also listened to “Everything is Figureoutable” and will be listening to it a second time. The second time I will actually … More December Currently

How to Spend FSA

Hello, I wrote a blog post over on House of Lilac about “How to Spent FSA”. Head on over to their blog to read all about how you can cash in on those FSA dollars before they expire!


Friendsmas is a great opportunity to spread some holiday cheer with friends before everyone gets too busy with family events. Gift exchanges such as white elephants or secret santa can be done during this gathering. Last year we opted for hosting only a friendsmas since our November calendar was busy with our wedding. We made … More Friendsmas

Gift Wrapping

Each year I carefully search for a gift wrapping theme that calls to me the most. Since I keep the tree and decor around the house pretty neutral, I’m able to play around with the wrapping more. Three Gift Wrapping Tips Pick a theme that doesn’t clash with the tree and overall Christmas decor Pick … More Gift Wrapping