I have Erin Loechner of Design for Mankind to thank for this post. As we were chatting about blogging at Alt Summit this past January, I mentioned to Erin how much I enjoyed the Secrets of Stylish Moms series on Say Yes. Suddenly, as if her ears were burning, Liz Stanley (i.e., one of my blogging heroes), walked past us! Erin called her over and graciously made an introduction, effectively … READ MORE!
My cell phone number has a 202 area code. So when I used to give out my number in Omaha, where the area code is 402, I'd often be misheard. "No, it's area code 202 from Washington, DC," I'd say. "I used to live there after college." Well, I'm excited to announce that soon nobody will question my 202 number. We're moving to Washington, DC! Six months after separating from the Air Force, my … READ MORE!
I was so excited to share my how to frost a cake post on Wednesday in honor of Cakentine's Day and had more fun original content planned for the rest of this week. Unfortunately, we've been dealing with a family emergency these past two days, so all work came to an unexpected halt. Long story short, I've spent the past two days in the hospital with my grandmother. I rode in the ambulance with … READ MORE!
It started with a non-sensical auto-correct on an Instagram photo. Valentine's became Cakentine's, and suddenly, a new holiday was born. Today, Melissa from Lulu the Baker, MJ from Pars Caeli, and I are all sharing posts related to the classic birthday treat: Cake. Melissa has a citrus cake recipe, MJ is making individual cakes, and I'm going to teach you how to frost a cake a like a pro … READ MORE!
You guys were so excited about my chocolate caramel s'mores bars that Nestle Toll House wants you to be able to try their new DelightFulls filled morsels, too … READ MORE!