A Thanksgiving Feast With Williams-Sonoma & Whole Foods Market

A few days ago, I got to be part of something pretty darn exciting. Whole Foods Market and Williams-Sonoma invited myself, and other bloggers, to an exclusive Thanksgiving dinner event! We were treated to amazing food, wine, and drooled over beautiful Thanksgiving tablescapes. I couldn’t get enough (food and eye candy from the decor. Oh […]

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Thankful Challenge Day 5 | 2016

Today I’m thankful for getting up early and taking a friend with us to The Apple House, which was a much needed pit stop on our way to ride the golden lined road of Skyline Drive, here in Virginia (post coming soon!). Thankful for fresh doughnuts from the Apple House! Way too yummy…Extra yummy if […]

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Happy Halloween | 2016

Pin There’s always a bittersweet feeling when Halloween rolls around. As the night grows older and the doorbell stops ringing, it feels as if a new page is about the be turned. One that nears the end of Autumn. That might sound strange to say considering we have a month left of the season, but […]

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Trunk-or-Treat Event | Stepping Out As A Blogger

This past week, I’d say the blog hit a few minor milestones. For the first time ever, I got to outwardly promote the blog…in front of people. And I got cute little business cards to help promote it! Since I love stationary and paper goods (see my instagram for the_diary_library as an example), picking out […]

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Pin-spiration | Halloween

When Halloween comes along I always miss the days when I mulled over costume decisions with my siblings, seeing myselfย transform as I turned into a new character, and the smell of burning pumpkins glowing by tea lights in the dark as I trick-or-treated. We’d happily stuff ourselves of honey ham sandwiches before we trekked through […]

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Oreo Candy DIY | Fail?

Oreo Candy DIY | brandie-sellers.com

I’ve always wanted to work with the cool seasonal molds I see every year at the craft stores. When I saw one where you could turn an Oreo into a work of art, I thought “How hard could it be?”.ย  Looking at the pumpkin mold,ย  I knew I didn’t want to make it any old […]

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How To Make Candy Apples

I wont say exactly how often I go into Michael’s craft store (a whole lot and we’ll leave it at that. Ha!), but stumbling on these candy sticks that look like twigs totally sparked the idea to do candy apples. I could probably go out to my back yard and get real sticks to put […]

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Pin-spiration | Fall

If you follow me on Pinterest, you may have noticed that one board gets the most action: Autumn. It even has the most pins, at over 1,000 (and growing). This probably makes me pretty boring to follow. Ha! Sorry not sorry. But Fall, as you well know by now, is my favorite and I get […]

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DW Candle Review

At the end of August, I was already counting down the days to Autumn (…because of course). One day while in Homegoods, I spotted the most gorgeous packaging for candles I’ve seen in a while by DW Home. Checking out each scent, they totally transported me from a late Summer’s day right to when the […]

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For Fox Sake

It’s freakin’ Fall, ya’ll! Reflecting about the season, it amazes me how many people have come out as Fall enthusiasts over the last few years. Maybe it’s the influence of the cozy images on Pinterest. Maybe it’s the Pumpkin Spice anything and everything. Pin Whatever the reason, I sit here and realize that nature is […]

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