Holiday Brunch: “Fancy Toasts” Spread

December 18, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

Fancy toast, as I like to call it, has been a thing in San Francisco for quite awhile.  Where else do you spend ten dollars for a cup of coffee and a piece of thick toast with butter and cinnamon?  … Continue reading

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Hearty Sides For A Holiday Meal

December 15, 2017 by Melissa | 0 Comments

Coco + Kelly Holiday Table

Image courtesy of CocoKelley.com Every year at Christmas, my husband’s family holds a big dinner.  One person is in charge of the protein (usually a prime rib roast) and the rest of the families are asked to bring a side … Continue reading

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Semi-Custom Stockings

December 11, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

This year, I wanted to make a second set of stockings to alternate with our monogrammed red and green velvet ones.  Despite searching all the usual suspects, including etsy and other customized options, I still couldn’t find what I was … Continue reading

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DIYs to get in the holiday mood

November 28, 2017 by Ariana | 0 Comments

Now that we’ve all gotten some holiday shopping done and hopefully, taken advantage of the Black Friday, Small Shops Saturday and Cyber Monday discounts, we’re turning our attention to holiday decor.  We tend to break out the same decorations annually, … Continue reading

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Two Great Cooking Classes in Chicago

November 27, 2017 by Melissa | 0 Comments

Cook Au Vin Cooking Class

I was recently lucky enough to participate in two amazing cooking classes on the same day.  It just so happened that a neighborhood friend invited me to join her for an afternoon class and a friend from my children’s school … Continue reading

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