AWL Soups

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Creamy Pumpkin Soup | Staub Pumpkin Cocotte From Williams-Sonoma

Nothing is more comforting on cold days than great soup.  This darling Pumpkin Cocotte from Williams-Sonoma is the perfect excuse to try Cream Pumpkin Soup.


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New Year Focus: Learning to Cook

When a new year starts, many people make the resolution to either cook more or simply learn to cook. Over the years, I've gotten many requests from friends and now readers to teach them how to cook. I'm sharing a new healthy and easy recipe with Tiffany today.


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Chilled Cantaloupe Soup with Tart Raspberry Sauce

It’s no secret. I love soup! This Chilled Cantaloupe Soup with Raspberry Sauce is often requested by my girls and a great starter or light lunch.


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My Favorite 5: Cool Summer Recipes

When summer heat arrives, the last thing I want to do is heat up the kitchen. Make one of my cool summer recipes and give your oven a rest!


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