Let's Talk About... Entertaining
I'm SO excited to talk about one of my favorite topics... Entertaining. I have an entire chapter in my book, Everyday Chic dedicated to Entertaining in Style and I really dive deep into what it takes to plan the ultimate party, gathering and dinner party. I love love love having my friends, family and loved ones over to celebrate every occasion; it's my guilty pleasure. So, you guys asked and I'm going to answer my tips and tricks when it comes to entertaining.
Holiday Beauty Value Sets Haul + GIVEAWAY!
I know how all of you are feeling right now. We're less than two weeks away from Christmas and there's still some people you need to check off your list. We've ALL been there; trust me. This week's YouTube video is a little different from the others since there's a giveaway involved. Yes... a giveaway! Not just ANY giveaway, mind you... I'm giving away the FIVE beauty value sets that I go through during this week's video.
Chic + Silky Holiday Party Look
Chic + Silky Holiday Party Look. The holiday parties are among us and I don't know about you guys, but I'm already running out of looks! In a recent fashion blog, I mentioned how you can mix textures while wearing a monochromatic look. Today, we're talking about mixing silk with a sweatshirt for a chic holiday party look.
Mommy and Me Yoga With goop & YouTheory In Lido Marina Village
Something really came across me this past weekend: I really need to venture out of my bubble in Los Angeles. I have never been to Lido in Newport Beach before and I’m not going to lie… I’m pretty jealous of all of you OC people. I fell in love with Lido. So, what brought me to the Brentwood Country Mart of the south? Well, youtheory & goop invited me to bring my Scar Scar to do some yoga, drink some smoothies and eat some collagen acai bowls and energy bites … I couldn’t have said yes any faster.
My 10 Tenets of Happiness
Happiness. It’s a subject that has been discussed and debated for ages by everyone from ancient philosophers like Socrates to contemporary spiritual leaders like the Dalai Lama. And recently, scientists and sociologists have jumped on board, conducting study a er study in search of a way to quantify our happy days. And what research shows, time and time again, is that personal happiness has a lot to do with intentional behaviors—in other words, things that we can control! Happiness is highly influenced by our choices and voluntary behaviors. Here are a few well- documented ways to cultivate happiness in your home:
Holiday Makeup Tutorial 2017
It's the holidays and that means it's time to bring your makeup look up a notch. I'm going to share how I bring together three of my favorite makeup trends this holiday season. We're going to do a rose gold metallic eye, dewy skin and a magenta lip to make sure your glam is on point for all of your holiday parties.
How To Wear Whites In The Winter
I've always been one to break the rules of fashion. Whoever said that you can’t wear white after Labor Day was straight up wrong. What I love about fashion is that there aren’t any rules! Do what you think is cool and makes you comfortable. There’s nothing I love more than white in the winter. As easy as it is to throw on your darkest hues when the season changes, wearing white will make your look pop as opposed to blend in with the crowd.
First Friday Finds: 10 Things I’m
Obsessing Over For December
Holy cow you guys… it’s already December?! Where did this year go?!! What a year it has been… so many highs and lows but that’s what life is all about, right? We’ll save my reflections for the New Year, that’s not what First Friday Finds are about… let’s get right into my obsessions for December.
Tips For Photographing Your Family
Documenting the everyday and special occasions is so much easier in the modern age. We’ve got high-quality camera phones and even video cameras wherever we go. With ease, we can record and play back our lives. However, I do still love the tradition of setting up more formal photos for special occasions, such as the holidays, summer vacation, big family gatherings, and the annual family photo or during a pregnancy and after the birth of a new baby. The photos can be candid or more formal, but the point is, they are precisely captured. It’s so touching to look back on these years and these events and have a collection of images that tell our family story.
My Sunday Spa Beauty Routine
We've officially conquered the first holiday of the season and our skin is dehydrated and swollen and our hair is heat damaged and dry. If there's anything I like to do, it's to take a moment to take care of myself. It can be two minutes or two hours. Momma needs one day a week for momma. That's why I'm sharing what I do to keep my skin and hair hydrated and alive.
How To Wear Fall and Winter's Hottest Color Two Ways
How To Wear Fall and Winter's Hottest Color Two Ways. I don't know what it is about the holiday season, but as soon as it starts to feel festive, I bring out all of my holiday clothes. I'm currently obsessed with color blocking with fall and winter's hottest color: red.
Molly's Picks: The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals
The holiday madness has officially kicked in! Today is Black Friday and even better, Cyber Monday is a few days. As much as I love shopping, I love it even more when I can do it from the comfort of my bed and via my laptop. Not gonna lie, these Cyber Monday deals are no joke.
Three Tech Gadgets I'm Currently Obsessed With
Three Tech Gadgets I'm Currently Obsessed With: Most of you guys know, I am NOT a tech-savvy person. I can do the bare minimum when it comes to using my phone, working the television, or even using the baby monitor. It's a hard thing to admit but in all honestly, who has time to learn every new gadget that comes out on the market?! I'm not here to complain about technology, I'm really not. I'm here to tell you about three new gadgets from Nokia that I recently discovered that are easy to use, kid-friendly and will make your life a whole lot easier.
Easy Thanksgiving DIY Crafts for Kids!
3 Easy Thanksgiving DIY Crafts for Kids!The time has come and it’s the week of Thanksgiving! As a momma of three kids under five, it’s really hard to get them to understand the concept of the holiday. That’s why I try to incorporate a craft to teach them what it means to be thankful and grateful.
Cozy And Practical Thanksgiving Look
Cozy And Practical Thanksgiving Look . Alright you guys, it is officially the week of Thanksgiving and it's about time we get into the swing of things. I'm showing you a look that I typically wear for the holiday because with all of this eating, a girl's got to stay comfortable, right?!
Thanksgiving Checklist By Pamela Salzman
Thanksgiving is a day that’s dreaded my many. However, it doesn’t have to be something you are afraid of. For those of you who refrain from hosting duties because of the stress you think will cause you… think again. Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be stressful! You can have fun with it… if you plan it far enough in advance. I know this guide is coming to you a week before the big day (sorry), but I really do think that my woman, Pamela Salzman (aka dinner party badass) gives some amazing tips on how to plan for the day of feasting.
Let's Talk About... Skincare
Let's Talk About... Skincare I really hope you guys are loving this new blog series because I sure am! I have so much fun reading your questions and seeing what you're all interested in. On this week's "Let's Talk About...," we're talking about my favorite topic... skincare!
How To Conquer Black Friday Like A Pro
Whether it’s your first time going out on Black Friday or you’ve done this before, everyone needs some tips on how to handle the biggest shopping event of the year. Not to brag or anything… but I have to say I’m a pro when it comes to shopping. We’re less than two weeks away from the big event and I want to help you guys win big.
Currently Trending: Army Green For Fall
As the leaves turn, so does our wardrobe. In LA, we're finally bringing out the sweaters and boots and momma is beyond excited! I’d have to say that the one color that I'm wearing the most right now is Army Green! Not only is it the color for fall, but it’s Pantone’s color of the year!
The Most Common Party Planning Mistakes with Stefanie Cove
The Most Common Party Planning Mistakes with Stefanie Cove. In my book, Everyday Chic, I included Stefanie as one of my experts (for obvious reasons). She’s truly the best in the business. Not only does she have exceptional taste but her keen eye for detail gives her that edge up. In party planning, detail is everything. With so many moving parts, things can go wrong at any moment. According to Stefanie, “the most common party mistakes are probably the tiny, easy things you forget about.”
A Rustic & Chic Fall Tablescape With Mimi Brown
A Rustic & Chic Fall Tablescape With Mimi Brown. I love a fresh floral arrangement more than anything. When I’m looking for inspiration, I always look to one person: one of my best friends and Everyday Chic influencer, Mimi Brown. Mimi has her own floral design studio in NYC and has created tablescapes for everyone from Zac Posen to Net-A-Porter and Goop.