Entertaining

Entertaining

Tips for Easy Summer Entertaining

Entertaining at home should be an enjoyable experience. These Tips for Easy, Summer Entertaining will help you to enjoy the evening as much as your guests!


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Blue and White Summer Tablescape

Tuesday in my outdoor living reveal, I gave you a preview of my Blue and White Summer Tablescape. Today, I’m sharing all of the details for this fresh tablesetting with you.  Of course, it has my signature pop of pink you can find in most rooms in my home!


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AWL Spring Outdoor Living Shop

With so much beautiful weather ahead and currently spending time sheltering at home, I wanted to share my Spring Outdoor Living Shop filled with gorgeous inspiration for your outdoor living and dining.


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AWL Spring Boutiques

Happy May Day!  It is hard to believe April has come and gone! I'm a bit ready for a new season and to celebrate the gorgeous weather that is here to stay. 
Each season, I fill the AWL Boutiques with my favorite finds to inspire your personal style, keep you looking beautiful, decorate your home, fill your pantry and give the perfect gift!  These are updated constantly but get a major overhaul at the beginning of each season.  Whether you are new or one of my long-time readers, I wanted to be sure to let you know they are fully updated!

My Style

A fresh approach to classic style.

Style Staple: Sweater Dresses

Style Staple: Sweater Dresses

One of my favorite style staples is a sweater dress.  They are my go to for winter and fall. Simple and always chic, a sweater dress can be a go anywhere dress. 

Valentine’s Day Inspiration

Valentine’s Day Inspiration

Happy Friday! I don’t know about you I feel like we could all use a little bit of love, joy and happiness right now. I’ve been seeing the cutest Valentine’s Day things so I’ve rounded them up here to share with you today.

The Best Affordable Cashmere Sweaters For Women In 2021

The Best Affordable Cashmere Sweaters For Women In 2021

Take your cold weather wardrobe to the next level by investing in a great cashmere sweater! I have collected many over the years because they are so soft and cozy and easy to style. I always get asked where to buy cashmere sweaters and how to care for cashmere. I’m sharing all of this and more in today’s post!

Beauty

Discover Alicia’s clean beauty favorites and skin care routines.

Introducing Jo Malone Scarlet Poppy at Nordstrom

Introducing Jo Malone Scarlet Poppy at Nordstrom

I am a huge fan of Jo Malone fragrances and I am excited to share with you the newest creation Scarlet Poppy available at Nordstrom. This beautiful new fragrance is perfect for Valentine’s Day!

Favorite Gifts for Her from Nordstrom

Favorite Gifts for Her from Nordstrom

As much as we try to plan ahead, so many of us are still looking for the perfect gift! If that is you, or your significant other, this gift guide of the best gifts for her from Nordstrom is sure to help!

Food & Entertaining

Here you’ll find delicious recipes for just about any occasion. The perfect, most delicious recipe is just minutes away, as well as the essentials for entertaining with style and ease.

Food & Recipes

Family favorites and seasonal menus.

Tablescapes

Tips on setting a beautiful table.

Entertaining

Get inspired with entertaining tips.

Interiors

My Home

Welcome to my home. Enjoy the tour!

Interior Inspiration

All my favorite finds for beautiful, everyday living.

Travel

Some of life’s greatest treasures are memories created through travel.

Destinations

Packing Lists

Holiday Inspiration

Get inspired with my holiday tablescapes, recipes & more!

Chocolate Peppermint Coconut Macaroons

Chocolate Peppermint Coconut Macaroons

It’s time to get baking!  These Chocolate Peppermint Coconut Macaroons are easy but impressive!  They’re perfect for a cookie exchange but be sure to make an extra dozen or two for home!

December Favorites Under $150

December Favorites Under $150

Are you finished shopping yet?  I have just a few small things left to order!  Whether you are still shopping or doing a little closet refresh of staples like everyone in my home needs, today’s post is for you! Today, I’m sharing my December Favorites under $150 featuring closet staples that also make great gifts. 

Best Gifts Under $50

Best Gifts Under $50

Have you finished all of your Christmas shopping yet? If not, look no further for the best gifts under $50 (and under $25!) I tried to make sure to include items from retailers like Nordstrom, where you can easily order online and then pick up in-store or curbside. Plus, there are quite a few unisex gifts on here that you could gift to both women and men.