DIY Christmas Gift Tags

A few years ago I started making my own Christmas gift tags out of holiday cards. I know this project might seem time consuming considering there are so many cute gift tag options out there to choose from, but I really enjoy adding an extra personal touch to my gifts. Plus, this is how my grandma labelled our Christmas presents growing up and I always loved it, so I’m continuing her tradition proudly and adding my own DIY twist to it!

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Fall Fashion Essential: Buffalo Plaid

Wearing Buffalo Plaid for Fall | The Blue Eyed DoveJust when we thought it was never going to feel like late fall here in Indiana November finally showed it’s true colors and…it’s cold! Staying {and dressing} warm is an essential now, and one of the best ways to keep warm in my opinion is by wearing a buffalo plaid scarf. There’s something about the red and black colors that scream late fall warmth to me 😉

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Last-Minute DIY Snow Woman Costume

Last Minute DIY Snow Woman Costume | theblueeyeddove.com

Truth be told I’m a little bit of a procrastinator. But instead of viewing this as a negative trait, I prefer to think of it in a positive way meaning I work really, really well under pressure or when I have a deadline to meet. So if you’re anything like me and make your Halloween costume the week {or night} before this easy Snow Woman costume might be right up your alley!

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Tips for Writing & Presenting a MOH Speech

Tips for Writing & Presentating A Really Good Maid of Honor Speech | theblueeyeddove.com

Over the years I have had the privilege of being Maid of Honor five times. {Yes, you read that right five times.} Along the way I’d like to think that I’ve picked up a tip or two on how to write, and present a killer speech. One with just enough sentiment, laughter and of course well wishes for the bride and groom. If you find yourself fitting into the majority of MOH’s that are terrified about putting a speech together, or are just clueless on where to start…this post is for you!

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