Love List 1/11/17: Organization DIYs

To build off of last week's Love List, it's a new year and a fresh start! I mentioned last week that I'm trying to eat healthier this year. Well the other task I'm challenging myself with is staying organized. NYC apartments can be tough when...

Love List 12/14/16: Homemade Holiday Gifts

So you're down to the last few days before the big gift exchange and you've managed to cross everyone off your list except that uber trendy friends that literally has everything. Don't despair! This week I rounded up a group of adorable homemade houseware gifts...

Love List 11/30/16: Design Trends

I moved to a new apartment back in September and had a goal of getting everything put together and decorated within a month but sadly that did not happen. I'm still here oogling over different design trends and working on small projects to get this...

Love List 10/26/16: Bridal Shower Ideas

In the past couple of months, two of my close friends both set dates to tie the knot. One of those friends is having her bridal shower this weekend! My little crafty heart has been exploding with joy as I'm helping her sister get creative...

Love List 1/13/16: Kitchen Crafts

It's already been about 6 months since I've been living in my new apartment and I am still not settled! My kitchen is much smaller than the kitchen in my last apartment so I am having a bit of a hard time trying to find...

Love list 3/4/15: Kitchen Containers

My kitchen cabinets are fully stocked with spices, dried pastas, etc. I like to keep a lot on hand because I cook and bake often and am constantly using different ingredients. I'm not a huge fan of the cardboard boxes and plastic containers that most...

Winter Solstice Celebration

The holiday season is in full swing with all types of celebrations. Recently, I was invited to a fun get together from my fellow blogger friend Alison from Food by Mars. She hosted an amazing party to celebrate Winter Solstice. This holiday marks the first office...

Happy Holidays!

Hope everyone is having an amazing holiday season filled with laughter, family, friends, and FOOD! I am very excited to be back home in NJ for Christmas because being able to spend time with family is super important to me. Our house is already bustling with...

Holiday Inspiration

December always means lots of holiday parties! Before I'm planning a party, I always like to develop a direction for the decor/treats/setup. To do this, I like to create a "mood board" by putting together a collection of inspiring images. Developing a mood board helps me...

Thanksgiving in Brooklyn

Over the years, Thanksgiving has really grown to become one of my favorite holidays. This year was even extra special because just a few days prior (November 25th) marked the two year anniversary for Pretty in Pistachio! It was completely coincidental that I decided to...