Black Friday Sales Are Here!

Call me a horrible person, but when it comes to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, I get slightly self-centered and shop for myself. Yes, I know I should be shopping for Christmas gifts, but wahhhhhh it’s the best sales of the year and heck if Imma let that lamp that cost too much allude me one more year! Ha! come to momma! Here are some of my favorites and a heads up on some killer sales!

Serena & Lily — 25% off 

Alice Lane Home — 20% off 

Amber Interiors Shoppe — 20% off 

Shopbop — up to 25% off

Black Friday Wish List


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Embracing Animal Prints In Home Decor

When I first started decorating my home, I thought of animal prints much like I think of Victoria Secret crossed with Ron Jeremy. Yish. But in case you haven’t noticed, animal prints have come a long way. While it took me a while to get there, but I’ve fully embraced leopards and zebras and pythons oh my and taken a walk on the wild side. While I’m not full-on animal magnetism, I’m digging a bit of ooh la la here and there.

Animal Print Home DecorMORE AFTER THE JUMP…

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Favorite Agenda Planners — The Search For A Day Planner

In my last post, I mentioned that I was on the search for a new day planner. Although the love for my Google calendar notifications runs deep,I really work best with to-do lists…however I’m not very good at making said lists. When working at the ad agency, account execs gave me a to-do list every Monday morning…read, they did it for me. Since becoming unemployed, I’ve realized I must figure out how to create lists myself or there’s no way I’ll remember everything that’s coming at me.

Finding The Best Day Planner


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Broke Another One — Wine Glasses

Ah the wine glass…or as I refer to it — Big Karl (thank you Cougartown). Boy oh boy does that particular glassware get a workout around this house. But with heavy usage comes breakage. Sometimes they bite the dust in the dishwasher. Sometimes The Boy a guest has butterfingers. Even this girl has broken her fair share of wine glasses.

Wine Glasses - Round UpOh Wine Glass

After last year’s New Year’s Eve party, we were down to only a couple that survived, so we invested in two Riedel sets from Target. Nothing super fancy or flashy, but they had thinner glass felt good in my hand. As a plus, they all matched.


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