holiday

POKÉMON VALENTINES – FREE PRINTABLE

Anyone else's kiddo obsessed with the app Pokémon Go and collecting the cards? It's ALL my son, Ari talks about. Valentine's Day is 3 days away, so obviously he needs Pokémon Valentines for his class. OMG. Hope this helps you last minute parents out too! Scroll down for the download. Now go CATCH … [Read more...]

GIFT GUIDE – UNCOMMON GOODS

Here are a few of our favorite things! Uncommon Goods literally has something for everyone. Helloooo taco mobile. Anyone having a baby? Can we please get you a whole taco themed gift? Personally obsessed with the light box, and my kids are obsessed with the ice cream truck! Our friends, Haulin' … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY CARDS WITH MINTED.COM

Have you ever used Minted? Ok, click HERE and you're welcome. Oh and pppssst! 20% off your holiday cards through today at noon PST with discount code: CM2015. Minted did my holiday cards this year, and I am beyond grateful!! I could just rave about the whole process forever, but I'll try to keep … [Read more...]

RECIPE: CHALLAH

 Most thoughtful holiday gift ever! Etsy shop, Alyssa Makes Something, creates custom prints from your own recipes! Just send her the recipe, and she will turn it into a treasured family heirloom. You can even get a digital copy to share with the whole family or even print on tea towels- wouldn't … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY PHOTOSHOOT – OUTFITS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

I think we all sort of cringe a little when we think about dressing up our resistant kids (and husband!) in fancier clothes and convince them to smile like they love taking photos. Just me? But honestly, it's totally worth it in the end. I don't always appreciate this stage in my life. The messy, … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY CARDS + A MINTED DISCOUNT

Have you ever used Minted.com before? It's so bizarre for us to hear that some people haven't, because it's an incredible company! Everything is just so. freaking. easy. We just recently went crazy on their art site which we'll update you with later! Out of control good!  Minted has an … [Read more...]

DIY HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR LITTLES

Update! I luckily had a third son so baby Harry Potter, here we are again! Monthly pic... platform 9 3/4 never looked so cute! Lightening bolt tattoo (and other super awesome HP tats) HERE. His cardi and pants are from June & January in onyx. Lightening bolt rattle HERE Same scarf … [Read more...]

HOW TO PERFECTLY WRAP A GIFT

We hope you guys are enjoying the holiday season. Leah and I are a bit under the weather, which is NO. FUN.  Okay, so wrapping gifts is one of our favorite tasks of the season. Most people loathe it, but we feel like if you buy beautiful wrap, gift toppers, ribbon and use these tips then you … [Read more...]

DIY HOLIDAY CARDS DISPLAY

This is so easy... I don't even know why I'm posting it. BUT I think it turned out pretty cute. So. I'm also procrastinating cleaning my house. Typically when I'm at my most creative. I just received my first two holiday cards! One from my bestie since college, and one from my sweet little nieces … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY LOOKS / HIS & HERS

Got a holiday party coming up? Do you know what you are wearing yet? You might be last minute fashionistas like Leah and I, but these looks will have you dressing like you picked your outfit waaaaay in advance.  Meet Damien and Lisa Wong-Ken! These are dear friends of mine who happen to … [Read more...]

THE ULTIMATE SUMMER SALAD

Hey you guys!! Hope you had a fantastic Memorial Day weekend! We sure did! It is quite surreal to sit down and breathe in just what it means to have FREEDOM. It sounds so cliche to say, but I truly am grateful for the men and women that fight for our freedoms and put their lives on the line daily! … [Read more...]