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5 Beauty Secrets We’re Pulling Out for the Holiday Season

Everything is so sparkly and festive during the holiday season, from our home decor to our closets and everything in between. So, why not have a few charming beauty tricks in your back pocket, too? Whether you're heading out to see The Nutcracker, hosting a holiday party or just want to fancy up for Fridays at work—these 5 simple how to's are all you need. You might also love...

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The Most Delicious Gifts for the Foodie on Your List

On the hunt for the perfect gift for the foodie on your list? You know the one with a library of cook books, a knowledge of all the best eateries in town and the one that always has the most amazing snack spread when you come over? Yeah that one is going to love this gift guide. But really, it works for anyone that enjoys cooking, baking...

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The Hottest Gifts to Stuff those Stockings this Holiday

Looking for inexpensive yet totally style savvy bits and baubles to stuff those stockings with this holiday? Well then, you are in the right place my friend. Tucked inside are 45 treats that offer up a little something for him, her and them. And maybe the best part, all are under $40. Check out the list we are hoping finds its way into our...

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The Best Holiday Gift Wrap Ideas You Can Whip Up Yourself

Wrapping a gorgeous gift never gets old. The presentation is half the fun; especially when it's personalized with pretty tags, wrapped in handmade paper and loaded with flair. Consider it an art that will leave the recipient on the other end feeling oh so special. Have a looky loo at 23 of the best ever ways to...

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3 Ways To Give Your Small Space Big Impact this Holiday Season

There's no doubt that small space living can be a challenge, but never ever let it hold you back my friends. Cozy spaces still deserve big impact and with a few tricks in your back pocket, you'll be wowing everyone who walks through the front door. So, get your holiday hosting hat on loves, along with gorgeous pieces from DHP, we're walking you through the...

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10 Essentials for the Ultimate Holiday Survival Kit

Whether you're hosting for the holidays, are planning to brave the airports or just feel straight out nutty after all of the beautiful chaos that those festive moments bring, I think we can all admit that this time of year gets cray. Cheerful, but cray. Keep these holiday survival kit essentials on hand to get to the new year with success! You might also love…

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Behind the Scenes Gossip from Our Family Circle Shoot

My husband and I have been pretty darned blessed. We have a business that is creative and beautiful and inspiring and challenging. One that allows us to work close to our children so that we can hear their giggles during the day and put a bandaid on boo-boos when only a mom or dad will do. It's this weird hybrid of work and home and family and we truly wouldn't have it any other way. So when Family Circle asked us to share what our home...

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10 Fashion Staples to Get You Through the Holiday Season

Once November hits, my mind immediatley goes into Holiday mode. Planning fall gatherings, Thanksgiving, holiday parties and crisp date nights out on the town with the mister, which means planning lots of stylish cold-weather outfits! Here are a few festive staples to keep on hand that'll get you through the seasons of all things chilly in the chicest way...

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Happy New Year and a big Cheers to 2016!

We're waking up to a brand new year, and chances are, you are nursing a lovely little hangover this morning. Oh the joys of New Years Eve. Try these easy steps for feeling refreshed and ready to take on 2016. And once you've grabbed a little hair of the dog, peruse some...

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Spotted: Sparkly, Glam Outfits to Ring in 2016

Kate Spade has pretty much coined the phrase "Pop. Fizz. Clink." But I think there’s a word missing from this fab New Year’s Eve motto: sparkle. And these glittery, shiny, bedazzled and embellished dresses will make sure you do just that—...

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25 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Essie’s Winter 2015 + Luxe Effects Collections

Hi, my name is Gabrielle and I'm a hoarder. Not actually, but if you saw my nail polish collection, you'd think I was completely and totally crazy—it's gone from a respectable 10 or 15 bottles to enough to open a fully-functional nail salon. And after seeing Essie's Winter 2015 and Luxe Effects collections, it's going to get bigger. With pretty pinks, purples and glitter all around, these are the perfect polishes for...

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Santa-Approved Recipes for Christmas Morning

Despite being 24-years-old, I still act like a child on Christmas morning. I wake up first and impatiently twiddle my thumbs until the rest of my family is up and it's time to open presents. But instead of twiddling my thumbs this year, I'm going to keep myself busy cooking up one of these delicious breakfast recipes.

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25 Days of Holiday Giveaways: $250 High Fashion Home Gift Card

It's Christmas Eve, and we have an early present for you! Today's giveaway is from a store whose name says it all: High Fashion Home. Full of stylish, chic pieces for every style—from furniture and accessories to lighting and art—High Fashion Home has everything you need to turn your house into your dream home. And with today's giveaway, a $250 gift card to High Fashion Home, you can get started on the transformation. Enter for...

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25 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Gigi New York Tori Tote

I think I'm turning into my mother. I used to joke that she carried everything but the kitchen sink in her purse, and I'm the same way. But, not every purse was made to fit your life inside. That's where this Gigi New York Tori Tote comes in. In six gorgeous shades of leather, this handcrafted bag is big enough to carry everything you need and pretty enough that you won't look like a bag...

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Christmas Cookies Both The Clauses and Critics Will Love

You know how Santa has "a little round belly, that shook when he laughed, like a bowl full of jelly?" Well, he didn't get that merry figure by going easy on the Christmas cookies, and why should he? Christmas is one of the few times of the year when calories don't count (another being your...

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25 Days of Holiday Giveaways: $250 Shabby Chic Gift Card

I still remember when I discovered Rachel Ashwell's Shabby Chic line and fell completely in love with the feminine, soft and cottage-y pieces. Years later, I still love the entire collection, and can't wait until I own my own home and can fill it with the Shabby Chic pieces. And, today's winner will get a head start with a $250 gift card to Shabby Chic. Time to add a little pretty to your space—enter for your chance to win below!

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DIY Fingerpaint Modern Tile Coasters

One of my favorite presents to give on Christmas is an everyday luxury—something that the recipient will use every day but wouldn't necessarily buy for themselves. These DIY Fingerpaint Modern Tile Coasters from the TODAY Show fall under that category. Pretty yet...

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Christmas Cocktails to Survive the Season

You know the phrase, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away?" Well, during the holidays, I think it's safe to amend that to "A cocktail (or several) a day keeps insanity at bay." Don't get me wrong, I...

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DIY Gift Wrapping Ideas for All the Presents Under Your Tree

In my family, the gift wrap under the Christmas tree is just as important as the ornaments on it. Every year, my older sister and I go on a hunt to find the perfect combination of wrapping paper and gift tags that are festive, fun and pretty all at once. But now, the hunt is over because these...

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25 Days of Holiday Giveaways: $500 Jenny Yoo Gift Certificate

You don't have to be planning a wedding to appreciate that Jenny Yoo makes incredible wedding gowns...

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