Three Easy Weeknight Pizza + Salad Pairings

Nov 18
Easy Weeknight Dinner Ideas | Pizza and salad pairings from @cydconverse plus more recipes, entertaining tips, party ideas and more!

This post was sponsored by Dr. Oetker Virtuoso Pizza. Thank you for supporting the sponsors that help make The Sweetest Occasion possible! I was looking at my calendar a few days ago and realized that from now straight through the holiday season is

12 Beautiful Modern Thanksgiving Decorations

Nov 17
Modern Thanksgiving Decorations | Thanksgiving ideas, entertaining tips, party ideas and more from @cydconverse

Admittedly, I tend to be a bit of a traditionalist when it comes to Thanksgiving decorations. Not so much of the pilgrims and cornucopia variety, but more in the pumpkins, leaves and autumnal colors kind of way. Ok and even more

Homemade Holiday Stovetop Potpourri

Nov 15
How to Make Your House Smell like Fall | Homemade Stovetop Potpourri plus more entertaining ideas, Christmas recipes, cocktail recipes, Thanksgiving ideas and more from @cydconverse

An alternate title to this post would be something like, “How to make your house smell like the holidays!” And that would be totally, completely accurate. I believe my oldest stepson’s words were, verbatim, “Yum, it smells like Christmas in

DIY Graphic Cookie Aprons

Nov 14
DIY Graphic Aprons from @cydconverse | Hostess gift ideas, DIY gifts, homemade gifts, entertaining ideas and more!

Last week I shared the cookie exchange that I recently hosted for a gaggle of my favorite women. Today I’m sharing the quick and easy tutorial for making the DIY aprons that I gifted each lady as a little thank you