C+B Wish List: The Crane Humidifier

26 Feb 2015 0

My birthday was last week and I am officially in the last year of my twenties. The object of being another year older used to bother me but after many lessons this past year and a ton of soul searching, I am embracing 29. Anyway, isn't it the sweetest gift to be able to see ...

C+B Wish List: Framing That Good Energy

04 Feb 2015 0

A few months back, C+B posted about crystals and their positive energy and other benefits so when my best friend got one in a beautiful frame for Christmas, I noted it for my own wish list and now for the second C+B Wish List item. The above work of art is by the artist Christopher ...

C+B Wish List: A Celestial Blanket

21 Jan 2015 0

New year, new things to try, right? I come across so many beautifully made products in magazines, in social media or in my travels that I figured I would create a fun little series. So here is the first and (pretty great) item on the C+B Wist List. I saw this gem in February's InStyle magazine and it ...

Waste Not in 2015: Better Ways to Conserve Food

14 Jan 2015 0

I've decided that this is my year to purge and spend my money more wisely. I think that it can also apply to what I eat. We waste so much food everyday and it might as well be dollars in the trash. Food shopping is a necessity so here are great ways to be a ...

C+B Home: My New Favorite Book

07 Jan 2015 2

Before I left for Panama, I went to Barnes & Noble to find a book to read for downtime. I picked up The Alchemist, saw that it had sold over a million copies, yet I put it back down. However, when I got the farm, there was the book on their living room shelves, I ...

On the DVR: Latest Movie Picks

17 Dec 2014 0

Although there are a TON of great movies out in theatre right now (anyone see The Theory of Everything? So, so amazing!) don't dismiss the DVR as it is cozy season after all. Its worth taking the time to go through the lesser known releases and IFC section, there are always hidden gems. In fact, ...

Currently Coveting: Neiman Marcus’ Popovers

10 Dec 2014 0

When I was living in San Francisco, I had a special lunch at the Rotunda at Neiman Marcus. The beautiful restaurant is at the top floor of the department store and over looks a busy shopping street. However, I was too busy enjoying their amazing "popovers" to enjoy the view when I first got there. ...

C+B Home: The Unique Christmas Tree

03 Dec 2014 0

A Christmas tree made of books? This has C+B written all over it! Tis' the season and some people prefer real, some prefer fake, some prefer unique. If you want to go the unique route and think outside of the box for your Christmas tree, here are a few beautifully crafted ideas that deliver: 1. The Driftwood ...

How to “Cook” Up the Holiday Scent

26 Nov 2014 0

When I was little, my mom would cook potpourri on the stove and it would create the perfect spicy, cozy scent throughout the house. I recently saw a similar concept on Pinterest and I love its feel of nostalgia. This time, a few fresh fruits and some spices can help you create the scent of ...

Deck..The Thanksgiving Table

19 Nov 2014 0

A beautifully decorated table is the final touch is setting the vibe for any intimate dinner or large feast. Never to disappoint, Pinterest has some great decor ideas for seating arrangements, conversation starters and perfect touches. Below are a few of my favorite ones. 1. With so many leaves on the ground, grab a few big ...