March 11, 2019

Memories Through Music | XO Society 414 Kicks off with Karaoke

Have you heard what this month’s date night was yet? I’ll be the first to say, it was more than exciting to relaunch Society 414, and part of that was the anticipation for what we had in store for the XO Date Night. We had a fantastic group of couples and friends who came ready […]

November 12, 2018

A Holiday Dinner Checklist | Tips for A Stress Free and Beautiful Thanksgiving

Despite the hustle and bustle (and hours of creative research), what I love most about Thanksgiving is gathering with my friends and family to just be thankful, to share a meal and simply spend some time together. It’s what makes the prep totally worth it. Today I’m taking away the burden of research and sharing […]

November 5, 2018

How to Kick Thanksgiving Off Easy

If you’re like me, then you’re already working on your grocery list, continuously adding yummy recipes to your Thanksgiving Day menu and working to stock your pantry to perfection for each and every family favorite. You’re also spending way too much time scanning Pinterest for inspiration to set a splendid table. But with a busy […]

October 1, 2018

My Fall Favorites

Can you feel it? Fall is in the air! And with the season comes warm flavors in our food, fashion, and the desire to get outside and enjoy the cooler weather. Today I’m sharing a few of my favorite fall looks and the beautiful views from one of my favorite Atlanta rooftop venues.  For Atlantans looking […]

September 24, 2018

Family-Style Italian Night | An Effortlessly Elegant Dinner Party

One thing I love best about Italians is their refusal to put time limits on a good family get together. They spend hours prepping decadent spreads and curating good wine – all to indulge in well into the evening. Since my mouth is watering just thinking about it, I can admit that I want to […]

September 10, 2018

Making Artful Memories | Tips for Taking Family Portraits

Fall is almost here, which usually means you’re busily trying to coordinate family outfits, shooting locations and available dates for a perfect holiday-card-worthy family portrait. I know the stress that goes into getting a perfect shot doesn’t always make it the most memorable moment of year, so here are a few tips to make the […]

September 3, 2018

My Travel Diary | Rome, Italy

It’s hard not to get excited about a trip overseas … especially when it’s to the city of love. But I’ll be honest – despite my anticipation, I had heard mixed reviews. People either love it or hate it. Lucky for me, I side with the former, because the eternal city stole a little piece […]

August 13, 2018

My Travel Diary | Viceroy Riveria Maya

The Riviera Maya Luxury Hotel experience is nothing less than a little visit to paradise. Set on the white powdery sands of Playa del Carmen, Viceroy Riviera Maya is a serene and tranquil escape hidden within the sanctuary of a lush tropical rain forest. This seaside refuge is the ultimate destination for a romantic getaway […]

July 16, 2018

Wine-ing Down | An Afternoon at Yonah Mountain Vineyards

Whether you’re fresh off your summer vacation, or still brainstorming itineraries, the crisp, cool North Georgia mountain air is something to consider. Especially if you include a jaunt to Yonah Mountain Vineyards; easily a day, an afternoon or simply a couple hours is spent refreshed, de-stressed and packed with the kind of personality that only […]

July 2, 2018

Travel Diary – Valhalla Resort

I love that you don’t have to go far to take an unforgettable vacation. Located about an hour north of Atlanta in Georgia’s gorgeous wine country, the new and prestigious Valhalla Resort Hotel has an elegant ambiance reminiscent of an Old World Scottish castle. Once you’ve reached the resort, quaintly nestled into the side of the […]

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