Friday Favorites: Holiday Edition

Friday Favorites, Gift Ideas

Just in time for your weekend reading, I’ve rounded up some of my favorite holiday and Christmas articles from the interwebs. These favorites come from some of my most trusted blogs that I read weekly. There’s a little of everything – holiday entertaining, decor, recipes, gift ideas, and inspiration. There are so many good tips […]

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Gift Guide for the Beauty Lover

Beauty, Gift Ideas

Today’s holiday gift guide is all about the beauty lover. I love finding fun and cute beauty gifts like that French bulldog cosmetic case or the Fresh face mask set. Fresh always smells so good! And I’ve been doing my brows with Benefit lately, so I definitely think every girl needs this Benefit brow kit. […]

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New Ways to Wear Your OTK Boots

Fashion

I have to admit that when I considered buying a pair of OTK (over-the-knee) boots, I thought that I might be too old for them. Would I look like I’m trying too hard? Is this something that should be left for the under 30 crowd? My first recollection of OTK boots is from the movie […]

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Gift Guide for the Hard To Shop For

Gift Ideas, Lifestyle

We all have someone like this on our gift list. That hard to shop for person. The person whose tastes range widely and they already seem to have it all. What do you get for the hard to shop for when your brain says, “Just get them a gift card already!” but your heart thinks […]

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Getting Personal with James Avery Jewelry

Fashion

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you know I’ve been working with James Avery as a brand ambassador. I was very excited when they reached out to me for this opportunity because James Avery artisan jewelry has been a part of my life since, well…for as long as I can remember. I wanted to […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: Paris Winter Travel Guide

Eat+Stay+Play Travel Guides, Travel

Welcome to my Eat+Stay+Play travel guide for Paris! I’m really excited to bring you this travel guide because although we’ve been to Paris before, we had never been in winter right before Christmas. Paris is magical in winter and I’m happy to share all the fun things we found to do. If you follow me […]

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A Day in the Life of a Moonlight Blogger

Lifestyle

A few weeks ago I did a little Instastory poll asking whether you all would be interested in a “day in the life” kind of blog post and the overwhelming majority said “Yes!” To be honest I was a little surprised. I guess I don’t consider my day-to-day life all that interesting. My travel life […]

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3 Ways I’m Not Stressing Over the Holidays


Lifestyle

Holiday commercials have been in full swing since before Halloween, so I think it’s safe to say we are officially “in it.” Yep, the holiday season is here! I love this time of year but I’m already starting to feel the pressure of getting it all done – the Christmas cards, the shopping, the wrapping, […]

November 6, 2018

The October Style Edit: Pre-Holiday


Fashion, The Edit Series

I’m pretty excited about this month’s edit because I love holiday parties, and I think it’s safe to say that the holidays are basically here. In a few days my husband and I are going to our first formal event this season, so to say I was inspired by feeling festive is an understatement. I […]

October 30, 2018

A Wine Lover’s Playlist


Food and Wine, Happy Hour

After such a fun weekend with friends, I’m still a little in weekend mode. That’s why I thought it would be fun to share my wine lover’s playlist. It’s a little snippet of some of my favorite songs to get you through your favorite bottle. It’s a mix of old school and new, from mellow […]

October 23, 2018

3 Reasons Why Off-the-Strip Vegas is Pretty Amazing


Travel

Ah, Vegas. The adult playground we know and love. But do you ever find reasons to go off the strip? I mean, off Las Vegas Boulevard and away from the glittering neon facades of the big name casino hotels. If you haven’t, then I’d like to shed some light on reasons why off-the-strip Vegas is […]

October 19, 2018

What I Packed for a Fall Weekend in Vegas


Fashion, Travel

I thought it would be fun to share what I packed for Vegas last weekend! We looked forward to our little Fall weekend getaway for months, but planning what to pack for Fall in the desert can be a challenge (I mean you want to pack that “special” dress or fun outfit because, hello it’s […]

October 16, 2018

Instagram Roundup 10.10.18


Fashion, Lifestyle

Happy Wednesday, peeps! Instagram Roundup 10.10.18 features some of my favorite photos from the past month as well as Fall outfit inspiration. You can shop my Instagram posts at any time at http://cathedralsandcafes.com/shop-my-instagram/ September was one of the busiest months work-wise, so jetting off to Vegas last weekend was just what we needed. I’ll have more […]

October 10, 2018

Friday Favorites No. 10: Beauty Edition


Beauty, Friday Favorites

This week’s Friday Favorites revolve around beauty items and trends that I’m either loving or just interested in trying. For the trends I haven’t tried yet, please comment and let me know if you’ve tried them and what your thoughts are. As you all know, I’m pretty skeptical when it comes to trying beauty products […]

October 5, 2018

What’s in My Bag: Travel Edition


Beauty, Lifestyle, Travel

Happy Thursday, peeps! I’m in such a good mood today because we are headed to Vegas tomorrow for yours truly’s birthday. Well, technically my birthday is next week but who’s counting? We have been traveling to Vegas pretty much every year to celebrate and I can’t wait to get out of town and relax for […]

October 4, 2018

5 Ways to Get The Most Out of Your Peloton Experience


Fitness

So, you bought a Peloton and you’re liking your experience. That’s awesome! I love mine. You can read my full Peloton review here if you’re still considering a Peloton for yourself (and keep reading for a $100 off Peloton accessories discount code). After nearly 75 rides, I thought I’d share some ways to get the […]

October 2, 2018

Eat+Stay+Play: Bergen, Norway


Eat+Stay+Play Travel Guides, Travel

This Eat+Stay+Play: Bergen, Norway travel guide is the final guide from my Scandinavian travel series. Check out my other Scandinavian guides, which include Tallinn, Stockholm, and Copenhagen or read all my travel guides from around Europe and the U.S. from the Travel menu above or by clicking here. As with every Eat+Stay+Play travel guide, I […]

September 25, 2018