Believe it or not, the holidays are upon us. What I love about this time of year is that it’s full of seasonal and family traditions. One of my favorite traditions is seeing the entire family in their coordinating Christmas pajamas (makes for great photos on Christmas morning!). We can always count on Carter’s to have a darling selection of jammies for us. Here is my favorite pattern this year:
Carter’s is great for clothes for my girls and I love that they have grown with my girls. Childhood. It’s chock-full of the unexpected. But, from their first cry to their first class, there are certain truths every parent can count on…for example, socks will come and go…but mostly…they’ll go. They love swimming, but hate baths. On any given day, they’ll have more wardrobe changes than a Broadway musical. There are just some things you can always count on. And, thankfully, Carter’s is one of them.
Being a mom is one of the most rewarding experiences. Be among the first to see the digital premiere of Carter’s latest TV commercial (get your tissues ready)!
You can check out more of the Count on Carter’s campaign and take a look at their darling holiday collection. Here are a couple of my favorite looks:
Thinking my little one needs that bow sweater.
I know I’ll be shopping Carter’s this holiday season, will you? Great news! Carter’s is giving one reader a $50 gift certificate!
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As you know, I’m partnering with Sterling Vineyards, Padma Lakshmi and 3 other bloggers to help judge this year’s Ultimate Host Challenge and today, I’m announcing the thirdof four challenges that YOU can enter!
I know you are all capable of winning the title of Sterling’s Ultimate Host. You know how to put those thoughtful touches on your events and I know you are all great at finding inspiration. I’d LOVE it if one of you, my talented and charming readers, won this title … so please be sure to enter!
Padma explains the challenge in this video:
Challenge 3: Music Match
“No matter what kind of party you’re hosting, it’s not complete without the perfect soundtrack and a selection of wine from the Sterling Vineyards Napa Valley collection. For this challenge, we want you to create that perfect playlist and show us how it brings your party to life.”
How to enter: Simply submit your video, photo, or text submission to show us how you would complete this challenge. All entries should be submitted on Sterling Vineyards’ Facebook page here. Entries must be submitted by October 25, 2012.
What you can WIN:Winners from each of the 4 challenges win a Sterling gift basket and a chance to compete in a grand finale event in NYC for the top prize of $25,000 plus a trip for 2 to the Pebble Beach Food & Wine Festival in Carmel, CA. PLUS, the title of “Sterling Ultimate Host” for the year.
I know you are brimming with ideas for this challenge! Submit your video, photo, or text entry with your great ideas on Sterling’s Facebook Page!
Okay tell me, who’s entering (’cause I really want to meet you in NYC!)?
Fall has arrived! As the season changes from summer to fall, it’s the perfect time to freshen up your living space. Personally, I don’t like to really decorate the inside of my home for fall (or any season really), but I do like to add little seasonal updates and subtle touches throughout our space. For fall decorating, I like to add a couple warm-toned throw pillows and definitely a chunky and cozy throw blanket. Are you with me? A warm cozy space feels so inviting, especially as the weather begins to cool.
above: hurricane vases wrapped with simple twine add a rustic texture that’s perfect for a fall update
For that final seasonal touch — bring the scents of the season into your space. I’m loving Glade Expressions® Oil Diffusers and added one to finish off our living room. They smell wonderful and the design looks great in our space.
See, nice touch right?
Why you will love it too: Glade Expressions® Oil Diffuser releases a long-lasting fragrance for up to 30 days without the hassle of electricity. The spill-proof oil diffuser infuses layers of true-to-life scents throughout even the most open living spaces. The trendy holder matches décor perfectly, making it a convenient and stylish home-fragrancing option.
How will you update your space for fall?
Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Glade via Glam Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Glade.”