Sips

EntertainingSips

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
Make this WeekendSips

Make This Weekend: The Perfect Vodka Mojito with BLK EYE Vodka

One of my favorite entertaining tips is to have a specialty drink. At the garden party I hosted last week, I served the Perfect Vodka Mojito with BLK EYE Vodka.


Make this WeekendSips

Make This Weekend: Four Citrus Margarita for National Margarita Day

TGIF and Happy National Margarita Day! Let’s celebrate with a Four Citrus Margarita. If you’ve been following long, you know I love a good a Margarita!


Four Citrus Margarita
EntertainingSips

Tips for a Easy Friendsgiving Gathering with Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore

November is the month for thankfulness and one of the things I am most thankful for in my life is friendships. Today, I am to sharing with you Tips for a Simple Friendsgiving Gathering with Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore.


Alicia Wood, Dallas Lifestyle Blogger, Dallas Fashion Blogger, Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore, Tips for Hosting Friendsgiving, Simple Friendsgiving

My Style

A fresh approach to classic style.

Creating the Habit of Exercise + Activewear Favorites

Creating the Habit of Exercise + Activewear Favorites

One of the ways I am taking advantage of the forced pause is creating the habit of exercise for myself. I don’t talk about exercise much on AWL because, well, I don’t usually do it. But that is changing!






My Work From Home Style

My Work From Home Style

Because I’ve worked from home for 24 years, either freelancing PR, event planning, volunteering or blogging, WFH or Work From Home attire is not new to me.  While there are days I stay in workout clothes, I get much accomplished when I get dressed for the day!






Small Businesses I Love

Small Businesses I Love

While most people don’t think about this but Influencers/Bloggers are small businesses.  Many of the companies we work with are small businesses as well.  That is why today, I want to share Small Businesses I Love and who have supported my small business since I began this website almost 6 years ago.






Beauty

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

Winter Skin Rescue | The Solution for Dry Winter Skin

Winter Skin Rescue | The Solution for Dry Winter Skin

Today, I want to share my Winter Skin Rescue routine with you. This combination of products is my solution for dry winter skin and leaves a healthy glow.


Clean Beauty Finds at Nordstrom

Clean Beauty Finds at Nordstrom

If you are looking to make the switch to Clean Beauty, Nordstrom’s Beauty Department is filled with great options to get you on your way to clean and beautiful. Including brands like Chantecaille, Kopari, Tata Harper, Sunday Riley, Mario Badescu, Deborah Lippmann and so much more!


Five Steps for an Anti-Aging Facial at Home

Five Steps for an Anti-Aging Facial at Home

I love my skin after a spa facial and always wish I could re-create it at home. I’ve perfected Five Steps for an Anti-Aging Facial at Home!


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