3 Easy Holiday Party Looks (From Pieces You Already Own)

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Holiday parties. Love them or hate them, they are prolific this time of year. From office to cocktail to dinner party, you can succumb to the stress of not knowing what to bring or wear. But fear not, dear friends, there are easy ways to give your wardrobe a little jingle all the way without […]

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Holiday Coffee Bar Essentials

Holiday Coffee Bar Essentials | Cathedrals and Cafes Blog

It’s no secret around here. We love our coffee. Although most days mean running out the door with a travel mug in hand, on the weekends we love to savor cup after cup in bed. Sometimes we do breakfast, too, but really coffee is the main event. Our sweet Bella enjoys getting back into bed […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

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One of the Christmas traditions that I love most is hanging stockings along the mantel. We even have a stocking for our dog, Bella. As a family grows, it’s fun to see the number of stockings increase. At my in-laws’ house, the entire mantel is covered from end to end with matching red and white […]

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20 Gift Ideas That Give Back This Christmas

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Last night we were surprised and thrilled to experience a snowfall here in San Antonio. Yes, you read that right…we had snow in Texas! So of course we immediately did what most crazy Texans do when they see snow – every single cliché activity that involves snow! We made snow angels, had a snowball fight, […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: My Christmas Wish List

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I seriously do not need another thing. I love giving gifts to my friends and family so much more than getting them. That being said, I have family who always ask what I want for Christmas, because they like to give too! And it’s nice to have some kind of idea as to what others […]

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DIY Snowy Ornament Treat Jars

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Happy Tuesday, everyone! Now that December is here, I am in full-on Christmas mode! In addition to decorating, shopping, and wrapping gifts, I always like to find the time to create something. Homemade gifts that are simple yet thoughtful can really brighten someone’s day. I love crafting but don’t always have the time. But I found […]

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November 2017 Round-Up

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Was that a quick month or what? I love the holidays but always feel like they’re over as soon as they begin. I really want to try and stretch out the holiday this year and slow down, if at all possible. You know those cliché things like sipping hot cocoa by the fire and wrapping […]

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Eat+Stay+Play: Chicago, City of Appetites and Architecture

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I have only been to Chicago twice, and both times were for just a few days in the month of October. But that’s all it took for me to fall completely in love with it. I titled this Eat+Stay+Play guide “Chicago, City of Appetites and Architecture” because it was those two things that made the […]

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How I Found My Blogging Tribe

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Finding your blogging tribe is probably one of the toughest things to do. It’s not enough to just put your content out there and expect hoards of followers to read every word immediately. Part of what makes blogging so rewarding is being able to connect with other bloggers who share similar passions and what it […]

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Holiday Gift Guide: Savvy Traveler

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I think it’s fair to say the shopping season is officially upon us (BTW, you can easily shop all my holiday gift guides HERE). Did you take advantage of any Black Friday sales? I picked up a couple things online and didn’t actually go anywhere all weekend. It was so nice to have 4 days […]

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