New Year’s Brunch Menu

I can’t believe we are less than a week away from a new year and new decade! This definitely calls for a gathering with friends to celebrate. This easy menu for New Year’s brunch includes some black eyed peas for good luck, of course!


South African Gin Trolley | Craft Gin and Tonic

One of the things I love about travel is experiencing the food and culture of each country.  Enjoying the perfectly garnished Gin and Tonic from the Gin Trolley is a sunset tradition in South Africa.

South African Gin and Tonic, Tuckernuck Green Ultra Suede Dress, Classic Bar Cart, Alicia Wood, Dallas Lifestyle Expert, Dallas Fashion Blogger, Dallas Hostess

Impromptu Cocktail Party Idea with Walmart

Have you ever been sitting in carpool thinking "It would be fun to get some friends over this weekend but I don’t have time to get it all together!"  Well, I’ve got a solution for you!

Easy Cocktail Party Ideas, Alicia Wood, Dallas Lifestyle Expert, Dallas Fashion Blogger,

My New eBook: Simple Summer Entertaining

I am excited to share my new eBook: Simple Summer Entertaining.  It's filled with great tips to make summer entertaining easy and enjoyable for YOU and your guests!

Alicia Wood Lifestyle eBook

My Style

A fresh approach to classic style.

Alicia Wood Lifestyle Fall Boutiques

Alicia Wood Lifestyle Fall Boutiques

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 each season and as of today, they are fully updated!

15 Fall Dresses Under $100

15 Fall Dresses Under $100

With Fall’s fickle weather, I love to find dresses that look at the part but are light weight and airy.  This collection of 15 Fall Dresses under $100 is filled with styles that fit the bill and are easy on your budget.  Perfect colors for Fall and fabrics that can go with the flow of the days temperature.

Introducing the Alicia Wood Lifestyle x Southcott Fall Collection

Introducing the Alicia Wood Lifestyle x Southcott Fall Collection

I’m so excited to bring you the Alicia Wood Lifestyle x Southcott Fall Collection today! Your response to our Spring Collection was absolutely amazing so we wanted to create another group of great designs Fall. It’s filled with cozy styles you’ll reach for daily!


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

Clean Beauty Focus: Silk Therapeutics

Clean Beauty Focus: Silk Therapeutics

I recently shared what I’m doing to get healthy again and so many of you related. What we put in and on our bodies is a big part of our overall health. That’s one reason why clean beauty is so important to me! Being passionate about clean beauty, I’m so excited to share and educate you when I find a new brand like Silk Therapeutics!

Introducing Frederic Fekkai Haircare

Introducing Frederic Fekkai Haircare

I’ve been a fan of Frederic Fekkai for many years! When I saw that his haircare line was now clean, I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it!

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Clean Beauty Finds | Insider Access Day!

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Clean Beauty Finds | Insider Access Day!

As you know, clean beauty and non-invasive beauty tools and treatments are my focus on Alicia Wood Lifestyle.  The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is a great time try new products and clean up your beauty act.  Several of the products and tools I use every day or weekly and others I’ve been wanting to try are a part of the #NSale! 

Today the sale is open for the next level of Nordstrom cardholders, also.  So if you are an Insider Level cardholder, you can now shop the sale! 

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.


Tips on setting a beautiful table.


Get inspired with entertaining tips.


My Home

Welcome to my home. Enjoy the tour!

Interior Inspiration

All my favorite finds for beautiful, everyday living.


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


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