A Few of My Favorite (Winter) Things

A Few of My Favorite (Winter) Things

Happy second official day of winter!

Winter is not all doom and gloom. It’s a time to be cozy, layer up and bundle up. Sure it’s cold, but that means over-sized sweaters and cute hats. It also means winter scents – indoors and out. And if you’re into winter sports there’s also that! Among all those wonderful things I do have a few favorites. And while I’m no Oprah, here are a few of my favorite winter products:

1. My Awesome Olive Headband: from Little Burgundy *PS. It just went on sale

Last year I was rocking the beanie, this year this headband is my go-to. You can wear it over your hair if it’s down, or pull your hair through and wear it up. Read more

Saving on Crafts

Saving on Crafts

It’s nearly the end of the year, and aside from gift-buying this is also the time we all turn into Martha Stewart and begin to bake cookies, and create Pinterest worthy crafts. Anything homemade takes time to make and create and therefore is special. I truly think that it’s much easier to go out and buy something semi-generic than it is to find time to sit down and put thought into creating something unique -whether for yourself or a gift for someone else. Needless to say the opportunity cost of your time may be high, but the materials necessary to create your beautiful projects can also add up. So I’d like to share a few quick tips on how to create sentimental gifts and thingamajigs while remaining within your budget. Read more