A Fresh Holiday Cocktail Recipe

Entertaining & Recipes

Just in time for the holidays, I’m bringing you what is quite possibly the best cocktail I’ve ever tasted… made with and inspired by my favorite fresh ingredients and infused with rosemary simple syrup (made with rosemary picked from our backyard). A few weeks ago,...

Read more

Fall Traditions with MacKenzie-Childs

Entertaining & Recipes

About a month ago, I had the opportunity to visit the MacKenzie-Childs headquarters in upstate NY and I came home with a deep appreciation for the brand, the people behind it, and the passion that goes into designing each piece. We toured the grounds and...

Read more

Meeting Friends as an Adult 101

Wellness

I’ve been out of college so long now that I’ve officially lost count. It’s either 6 or 7 years at this point, which is mind-blowing. They say college years fly by, which they do, but I feel like the years in your 20’s fly by...

Read more

Eating Clean with Summer Herbs

DIY Projects

If you’ve followed Pretty in the Pines lately, you probably know that our most recent home improvement project was fixing up our outdoor space. It was very much needed and now that we’ve spent so much time out there this spring, I’ve had some time to...

Read more

A No-Fail Father’s Day Gift Idea

Gift Guides

Before we know it, it’ll be June and although we just finished celebrating Mother’s Day, we really only have a few weeks until Father’s Day! Over time, I’ve gotten a lot better about planning ahead for these types of holidays and trying to put a...

Read more

4 Steps for the Ultimate Galentine’s Day

Entertaining & Recipes

Well, it is officially February which means a few things: 1) We are almost 4 months until the wedding (so exciting!), 2) we still have a lot of winter time left to go and 3) we’re two weeks away from Galentine’s Day! A year ago, I was...

Read more

Summer in New England : Rhode Island

Entertaining & Recipes

Today I’m sharing some photos from early last month when we traveled up to Rhode Island to pay tribute to my Uncle Pete along with my mom’s entire side of the family. Our family planned a gathering and it was so nice to be able...

Read more

How To Wrap a Bouquet of Fresh Flowers

Entertaining & Recipes

Dress: Tasseled Halter Maxi Dress (on sale!) || Shoes: Slide Sandals || Bag: Coach Dinky Crossbody in Chalk c/o || Watch: Daniel Wellington c/o (get 15% off with code ‘PRETTYINTHEPINES) || Sunglasses: Aviator Sunglasses in Gold It seems the older I get, the more I become more like my mom in the way...

Read more

Bouquets & Bubbly Party

Entertaining & Recipes

You might have read the sneak peek post of Bouquets and Bubbly, a Galentine’s Day event hosted by Kendra Scott, Southern Style, and myself, at The Glass Box in downtown Raleigh last month (how is it already March?!).  Events with Kendra Scott are always so much...

Read more

Bouquets and Bubbly | Sneak Peek

Entertaining & Recipes

I was going to wait until we got all of the photos back to share details about our Bouquets and Bubbly event last Thursday but they were too good not to go ahead and share; therefore, you get a sneak peek! I can’t wait to...

Read more
Shop by Room Prints NYC Vlog