Month: January 2015

Friday Faves

We love perusing the blogosphere for new content, and when Blizzard Juno hit the Northeast we had a little extra time on our hands to browse for Friday Faves. From a romantic dinner setting for two to everything you’ll need for Superbowl Sunday, take a look at some of our favorite posts from this week. A Romantic Rustic Dinner For Two Sweetheart Events teamed up for a shoot with The Apartment Photography among others for this inspirational, romantic, and rustic shoot that we can’t get enough of. See more on Green Wedding Shoes. How To Host The Perfect Feast “The people surrounding the dining Read More

How to Share Your Registry with Your Guests

One question we get all the time from newly engaged couples is how to share your registry with your friends and family in a tasteful way. You want to make sure it’s easily accessible to your guests without being too pushy, and most of all, you want your guests to feel comfortable and excited to celebrate this big moment. Option 1: On Your Wedding Website The most common way couples share their registries with their guests is by including a link on their wedding website. We definitely recommend this so that all of your wedding information is one place. However, we also suggest using one of the options below to complement your Read More

Warm Up with This Tuscan Tomato White Bean Soup

There’s nothing like a steaming hot bowl of delicious soup to make you smile on a cold winter day. Why not use all those new kitchen appliances and cookware you registered for and whip up a batch of your own to last you through the week? We’re swooning over this mouth-watering Tuscan Tomato White Bean Soup recipe from Vitamix. Just grab your Professional Series 500 Blender and take 25 minutes to create this perfect winter dish using the instructions below. Ingredients 3 Tablespoons (45 ml) extra virgin olive oil 1 large onion, peeled, chopped 5 garlic cloves, peeled, roasted Salt, to Read More

Inspiring Interiors: The Dining Room

As self-proclaimed foodies, we believe the dining room is the most important part of your home (next to the kitchen, of course), so picking out a table, choosing the right chairs, and adding that perfect rug to tie it all together are very important. With so many ways to style the dining room, from rustic wooden tables to sleek touches of gold, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite looks to give you some much-needed inspiration. Clean & Neutral Go simple with natural tufted chairs, a sleek wooden table, and tons of white flowers. The neutral palette is really versatile, great for changing Read More

This Romantic #ZolaCouple Has Some Honeymoon Tips for You

We loved getting to know California #ZolaCouple Amy & Hannah. Their love for each other is seriously contagious and is even evident in a two minute interview. Find out how the couple met, read their heart-warming engagement story, and get some useful tips for your registry and honeymoon. Plus, see what they registered for here. How did you meet? Hannah lived in my best friend’s building, and my best friend thought we (Hannah and I) were a perfect match. So, she figured out who she was, and then as chance would have it we met at a bar. How did you Read More

Friday Faves

We’ve scoured the wedding, home decor, and DIY scene to find some inspiring content to start your weekend off right. From a mouth-watering ramen recipe to a jaw-dropping wedding backdrop, there’s no shortage of stunning posts in today’s roundup of Friday Faves. Victoria’s Secret Bridal Apparently Victoria’s Secret has come out with their own bridal line. Get the lowdown (and check out more photos) on Once Wed. DIY Tiny Travel Album in a Box We love this adorable tiny travel album in a box, perfect as wedding favors or to document your honeymoon. Find out how to make your own Read More

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How To: Use Your Wedding Gifts in More Ways than One

At Zola, we want you to be able to use your wedding gifts all the time. After all, these are items you’ll have in your newlywed home for quite some time. Sure, there are the obvious gifts that you’ll use everyday, like your toaster and informal flatware, but we rounded up some of our favorites at Zola HQ and styled them in ways that just might surprise you. Find out how you can get creative with the items in your home and make them work in more than one way. 1. Your Slate Board One of the fun things about slate is that Read More

Revamp Your Bathroom in 10 Easy Steps

With cleaning and decluttering on our minds, the bathroom is one area of the house that could always use an update. Find out how to revamp your bathroom without committing to a renovation with help from POPSUGAR Home. If sprucing up your neglected bathroom is on your list, we’re here to help! Whether it’s the master bath, a shared bathroom down the hall, or a powder room, there are easy ways to transform your space without committing to a major renovation. From beautiful lighting to smart storage, we have 10 key elements that have the ability to take your bathroom to Read More

5 Steps to an Organized Home

There’s no better time than the present to declutter your home and turn it into the well-organized space you’ve always wanted. Why wait ’til spring when you have all this time inside, hiding from the cold. Organizing your home doesn’t have to be difficult. Just take it one step at a time and follow these instructions below. 1. Declutter First things first, get rid of all that junk. Go through one room at a time and purge it of all that clutter. You know, those pillows you haven’t touched in five years or that sweatshirt you still have from college. Create Read More

Healthy Dinners for Your Whole Week

Looking to eat a little healthier this year? Finding healthy recipes can be the most time-consuming part of creating a nutritious meal, so we’ve done the work for you. Planning your weekly menu ahead of time is a great way to stay organized and shop for your meals all at once. So take a look at these seven delicious and healthy dinners below, and you’ll be all set for the week! Monday: Sweet Potato, Lentil and Coconut Curry Start your week off with bold flavors that are sure to satisfy your taste buds. This sweet potato, lentil, and coconut curry recipe from Deliciously Read More