San Antonio lifestyle blogger, Cris Stone, shares her rundown of the wedding registry – where to invest and where to save! #sponsored #ConquerTheExpected @braunhousehldna
Cooking. It’s one of those things that you either LOVE or you really don’t enjoy it. For me, cooking is something that I like to do for my family but I’m not one of those people who is over here inventing recipes everyday. So, if you look in my kitchen, you won’t find a bunch of gadgets or specialized kitchen tools – what you’ll find is a selection of high quality, well-designed items that work great. I always look for versatility in my kitchen tools and really need ones that can do multiple jobs really well. Because, when it boils down to it, here’s the top 12 items you actually need for your kitchen:
The wedding registry. For some, it’s a fantastically fun experience and for others, it’s a difficult chore. Traditionally, wedding registries are comprised of a mountain of fancy kitchen gadgets and formal dining pieces. And that’s awesome – if you’re into that kind of thing. But what about the rest of us? The one’s who enjoy cooking but are just learning or who don’t try out every trend. What about those of us who like having friends over for yummy food but aren’t formal? Well, you CAN have that kind of registry. It’s yours so why not pick out exactly what you just know you’ll use and enjoy? From simple flatware to investing in quality cookware – you should get what you will need for your new kitchen. Don’t believe me? Here’s why I think even beginner cooks will love having the Braun MQ777 MultiQuick 7 hand blender on their Bloomgingdales.com wedding registry!
San Antonio lifestyle blogger, Cris Stone, shares her suggestions for 5 wedding registry options for every taste and need. Find out more!
As so many of you know, I’ve been using this last month of my second pregnancy to plan and decorate a joint nursery for Melanie and Baby Boy. We’ve gotten a few big items crossed off the list: picked up a Big Girl Bed for Melanie, bought all the bedding for both kids, and snagged a gorgeous nightstand for next to the rocker. And now, I can start picking out the really fun little bits! Like these made-in-the-USA rockers from RockABye – I mean, REALLY, how cute are they?!?! So cute, that I’m having a hard time choosing the one (or ones) to keep in the room so today, I’m asking you to help me choose an awesome RockABye rocker for the joint nursery!
Sometimes, a bit of technology comes a long that BLOWS. YOUR. MIND. with it’s sheer awesomeness. And today, I’m introducing you to one – MyRegistry.com. It’s basically your one stop shop for ALL your registry needs (from weddings to babies to just a wish list!). At MyRegistry.com, you can pull together items from all over the Internet or an actual store and load into one, easy-to-access registry. BOOM. Mind = Blown. Can’t believe how awesome this tool is? Well, here’s 5 reasons that you’ll love MyRegistry.com:
Packing properly for your honeymoon will minimize any stress caused by forgetting to pack an essential item or from having too many pieces of luggage to transport. Since adding more than one checked bag on most airlines is expensive, it’s a good idea to try and stick with one bag each. You can fit plenty of clothes and essentials in your luggage if you follow these honeymoon packing do’s and don’ts from the experts. Here’s what you need to know when packing for your honeymoon.
Wondering how to let your guests know politely about your honeymoon registry? Have you had to politely explain your registry to guests with questions? Honeymoon registry etiquette advice can be hard to find, and when you do, it can be conflicting. Here are the best pieces of advice for honeymoon registry etiquette. By following these five basic guidelines, you will be following the best etiquette practices and you’ll minimize the risk of offending anyone.
There are many benefits of an all-inclusive honeymoon, which is why they’re so popular. You don’t have to worry about where to eat, how much you’re spending on meals or activities, or where to find something to do. If you want to enjoy a beach location with great weather and plenty to do, an all-inclusive honeymoon might be for you.
Don’t just close your eyes and stick your finger on a map hoping to come up with a great honeymoon destination at random. It’s worth the extra effort to put some thought and time into deciding on the perfect honeymoon destination for you and your fiancé. Here are five steps to help you do it:
Scientists have been looking at what really makes us happy. Can money truly buy happiness? Not necessarily! But what we choose to spend our money on can contribute to our happiness over time. Several recent studies have shown that people become happier with experiences, even small ones like going to the movies or for a hike. But what happens when they get material things? Happiness with material objects tends to decline over time.
It’s really not that hard to plan and enjoy a great honeymoon, but there are all sorts of mistakes people make that can result in a nightmare of a honeymoon. Here are the twelve most common ways you can ruin your honeymoon: