M&M Thumbprint Cookies

Do you have a favorite holiday treat? I always looked forward to my Mom making M&M thumbprint cookies when I was growing up. Whenever we were decorating our Christmas tree these cookies & hot chocolate were a must have. I only eat these cookies during this time of year so they are very special to […]

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Meeting Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez

Yesterday I had the privilege of seeing Olympic Gold Medalist & Dancing With the Stars Champion Laurie Hernandez. I follow Laurie on twitter and found out that she would be speaking at the Covina Assembly church. This isn’t my home church but I wanted to hear Laurie speak so I came to their 11am service. […]

Top Things to do in Southern California for the Holidays

One of the best things about living in Southern California is that there is always something fun to do year round. Are you planning a trip to the area for the holidays? Maybe you are a local looking for a new thing to do this season. There truly is something for everyone. As I get […]



25 Days of Christmas Movies

I love watching Christmas movies. A tradition for my family is to watch White Christmas every Christmas Eve. I am so happy watching a movie with the tree lights on, a mug of hot chocolate and some Christmas cookies. I own my favorite Christmas movies on dvd but I like watching some of the made […]

Hoth Chocolate with Storm Trooper Marshmallows

I love drinking hot chocolate with marshmallows. Another thing that I love is Star Wars. I was doing some brainstorming for blog ideas in October when the idea of Hoth Chocolate popped into my head. It would be amazing if I could have thought of a unique recipe to turn hot chocolate into hoth chocolate. […]



Manchester By The Sea Q&A with Matt Damon

Manchester By The Sea is currently in a handful of movie theatres. Casey Affleck is receiving rave reviews for his performance. I had seen the preview for the movie a few times on tv but I didn’t really understand what the movie was about. To be honest, from what I saw in the preview I […]

Why You Should Join AMC Stubs

I love sharing all the ways that you can see movies for free. Joining a rewards program with your local movie theatre is a great option. I was previously a member of the AMC stubs program. However, unlike the Regal Cinema rewards program you had to pay to be a stubs member when I first […]


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20 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for a 20 Something Woman

This post contains affiliate links. You can read my disclosure policy here. The other day my Mom asked me what I might want in my stocking for Christmas. I instantly got an idea to put together a list of 20 stocking stuffer ideas for a 20 Something Woman. I have included some of my favorite […]

Gilmore Girls Four Seasons Festival

After being taken back to Stars Hollow at the Gilmore Girls A Year In The Life Premiere I had a chance to step into a recreation of this beloved town. Netflix created the ultimate fan experience on the campus of UCLA with the Gilmore Girls Four Seasons Festival. Why the four seasons festival? The new […]

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Gilmore Girls A Year In The Life Premiere

Last night I attended the red carpet premiere of Gilmore Girls A Year In The Life. You can watch the show on Netflix starting on November 25th. The premiere was held at the Bruin Regency Theatre in Westwood, CA near UCLA. I was able to get tickets for this premiere through 1iota. If you want […]