Celebrating Christmas 2020 {CeeCee’s Nutcracker}

CeeCee’s ballet studio held their annual Nutcracker show this year and it made my whole month! She’s rehearsed her role as a Gumdrop in the Land of the Sweets for months now. I felt fortunate and grateful to be the only guest able to attend in person, outside of her immediate family, with the safety… Read More

Cinderella Tea Party {CeeCee Celebrates Seven}

CeeCee celebrated her seventh birthday with her little friends at a Cinderella Tea Party! As usual, Sister thought of every single beautiful detail and executed a wonderful soiree. Waiting on her guests to arrive… (Nine Sixteen Photography) One long table was beautifully set in gold, pinks and blues. She used a mix of faux and… Read More

Cooking Class {Madeleines from Scratch}

Bestie M and I attended our first Williams-Sonoma in-store cooking class a couple of weeks ago and had THE best time! It was a lot of fun and we learned to make something we had neither tried previously: French madeleines. Madeleines are shell-shaped sponge cakes that are eaten like a cookie. The recipe our instructor… Read More

Lighten the Mood {Fall Nail Color}

After two days of deep thoughts, I’m going to “Lighten the Mood” around here and share my new favorite fall nail color! See what I did there?! I have rotated between three nail colors – Strawberry Margarita (OPI), Marshmallow (white, Essie) and Coke Red (custom OPI color) – without fail for years. I have never… Read More