Holiday Gift Guide: DIY gift ideas

I’m pretty excited because I’m almost finished with our holiday shopping! One thing I’d still like to do is make some homemade holiday gifts for family and Liv’s teachers. I love receiving homemade gifts because they always remind me of the person who gave them to me. Homemade or store bought, I’m glad I won’t…

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide for him

  Hi! How’s the day going? Keep those giveaway entries coming! Anyone else think it’s tough to shop for the guys in the family? Thankfully, my brothers always tell us what they want (makes it so easy!) but I’m never quite sure what to get the Pilot. In my brainstorm session, I put together some…

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide: the toddler edition

Hi guys! How’s the day going? Keep those giveaway entries coming! You still have time to enter the Fivesse, Count Me Healthy and barre3 giveaways. New ones on the way tomorrow, Friday, Saturday and all next week, too! Holiday gift guide fun continues. Here are some ideas for the little guy or lady on your…

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide for the holiday hostess

   Holiday gift guide fun continues! This gift guide is for those holiday parties when you don’t want to arrive empty-handed. A bouquet of flowers and/or bottle of wine are always safe (and appreciated!) options, but if you want to step out of the box a little, here are some ideas for the hostess with…

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Favorite things giveaway: Count Me Healthy

12 days of giveaway fun continues! Did you enter the Fivesse giveaway? All of this week’s giveaways will end this Saturday at midnight. If you’re just joining in the fun, you’re in for a treat! These are all companies I reached out to and asked them to share some holiday cheer with you all. These…

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2014 Holiday Gift Guide for the Gym Rat

Hi! Hope you’re having a lovely day. It’s time for annual gift guides! If you’re like me, you’re always looking for new and fun ideas as gifts for those you love. (Ok. and maybe yourself, too.) As usual, I’ve split them up into categories to make them easy to navigate. I hope you find some…

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Hi guys! How’s your day going so far? Hope you’re enjoying Cinco de Mayo! We’re having tacos and margaritas tonight for our little fiesta. This morning was spent at the car dealership -thank goodness for the fun kids’ area because Livi had a blast- and then walking around the mall. After BodyPump training, I don’t…

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Stocking stuffers and homemade gifts

Can someone please tell me how it’s already December 17th? I keep telling myself “Oh, you have time” as far as getting things ready goes, but derp. The time hath passed. Did the holidays sneak up on us this year, or what? Usually I wait until the very last minute (aka Christmas Eve) to finish…

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Gift guide for the little one

Hi friends! How’s your Black Friday going? Ours has been pretty glorious so far. We slept in, and then went with some cousins to see Frozen, which we all loved. I’m counting it as Livi’s first real movie! (I took her to see The Lorax with a friend and her newborn when she was 7…

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Gift guide for new moms and mamas-to-be

 Hi! How’s your day going so far? <3 I’m kind of stoked for tomorrow’s festivities. Since the dessert party is at our house, I’m going to spend tonight getting some things ready. I’m planning on some pecan pie bars, pumpkin pie (Costco makes the best), pumpkin cheesecake, mulled wine, and slow cooker hot chocolate. I’ve…

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Gift guide for your guy

Hi! How’s your day been? I’m so glad you’ve been enjoying the gift guides, especially because they’ve been so much fun to put together. I’m sure many of you can relate, but I feel like husbands are simultaneously hard and easy to shop for. He pretty much always likes what I get him -or pretends…

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Gift guide for your fitness-loving friend

Hi friends! How’s your day going? Livi is taking her afternoon snooze, and then we’re off to get our family Christmas photos taken, and then to Kyle and Meg’s for Friendsgiving. It should be a blast! Today, I’m also bringing back an annual feature on the blog that I’m always excited about: holiday gift guides!…

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