Snow and Cute Dog Sweaters

Did you get snow over the weekend? We were so jealous on Friday night because some parts of Atlanta got over 7-inches of snow! It barely snowed at all during the 3 years we lived there and, of course, the year we leave they get covered. We kept checking our windows hoping to see snowflakes falling but...nothing. The news said we should expect snow on ... Read the Post

Winter Rose Cocktail with Sake

Have you ever had a Sake-based cocktail? I don't drink frequently but when I do Sake and Sake-based cocktails are my favorite. I used to study Okinawa Kenpo (#funfact) and I first had Sake at the anniversary party for Sifu Carmen's new dojo. He served it warm and I loved it. I also under-estimated how strong Sake is and ended up spending far longer at the ... Read the Post

Finding Time for “Me Time” with JORD

Last weekend I finally squeezed in a little time for "me time" and I'm telling you, it felt fabulous! This year we've been so busy preparing for the holidays, preparing for my work trip back to Atlanta, and settling into our new home that finding time for "me time" has been relegated to the back burner. I haven't read nearly as many books as I'd like or ... Read the Post

The Simple Way to Create Custom Christmas Party Invitations

This post is sponsored by Basic Invite but my love for these gorgeous invitations is all my own.  Our Christmas party invitations arrived! I was so excited to see our invitations from Basic Invite arrive in the mail a couple of days ago. This year we are planning to host a holiday party at my parent's hunting lodge and I wanted invitations I could ... Read the Post

How to Easily Repurpose Candle Jars

Every season I stock up on new candles and find myself left with a lot of mostly empty candle jars. This past year Chesapeake Bay Candle sponsored a couple of posts here on Honey & Pine and their candle jars are absolutely gorgeous! They are a thick frosted glass and, depending on the candle line, may come in a variety of colors. The ones I had from ... Read the Post

Everyday Simple – December 2017 Now Available

Happy DECEMBER everyone! I cannot believe we are 31 days away from welcoming 2018! 2-0-1-8. I don't know about you but I'm having a hard time wrapping my head around this one. I'm not ready for a new year to start. There are still a lot of things on my 2017 to-do list that I haven't done and I hate going into a new year with a to-do list waiting for me. Oh ... Read the Post