Last month Dishing Up Chic reached 2,000 followers. In honor of reaching that milestone, I wanted my readers to get to know me better. I asked for questions that people would like answered on my social media and I am responding to some of them below! What made you want to get into blogging? I … Continue reading Get to Know Me
I think once you move in with your significant other things change a bit. When my boyfriend and I were doing the long-distance thing, we were going out every weekend. Now that we live together, we feel a lot more settled. Our priorities have also changed. We're looking towards the future and tightening our budget … Continue reading Cheap Date Ideas: Wine and Cheese Night At Home
I figure with summer coming up a lot of people will start hosting get-togethers. There’s Memorial Day, graduation parties, and barbecues galore. If you’re like me and you come from a big family you might be used to hosting a large crowd but, if you’re not hosting a ton of people can seem overwhelming. Like … Continue reading My tips for hosting a large party
I moved in with my boyfriend a few months ago, and we have been slowly making our new apartment feel homey. Since this is an apartment and our goal is to one day own a home, we want it to look good without spending a fortune. Luckily, there are a ton of places that have … Continue reading Frugal Guide to Home Decor: Bathroom Edition
I am writing this blog based off of an experience I had. I was in a yoga class, and the instructor was saying the only way we can grow as people is to get out of our comfort zone and try new things. She said we need to find things that challenge our mind, body, … Continue reading Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone
I fell head over heels in love with podcasts a few years ago. I love radio talk shows and audiobooks so I guess it kind of makes sense. I really just love listening to stories. I think my dream job would be to have my own podcast/blog related to the podcast. The more people I … Continue reading My Ever Growing List of Favorite Podcasts!
I don’t know about you but the winter season drains my spirits. I lack motivation, confidence and my mood is often lackluster. It’s so easy to get down in the dumps when the temperature is cold, and the weather is crappy. All I want to do is stay indoors and veg but, that doesn’t seem … Continue reading Tips for beating the winter blues
Earlier this week I posted this list of monthly grocery budget based off family size on my Facebook page and asked what you thought of the prices. I recently moved in with my boyfriend and we strive to keep our monthly grocery budget to around $300. Weekly we try to spend about $70. Here’s how … Continue reading How I Stick to my Grocery Budget
In case you didn’t already know, I love setting goals for myself. I set goals throughout the year, pretty much every day. In 2017, my resolutions/goals were to move out and get a new job. I am happy to report that I accomplished both. I just moved out in December but, hey, I reached my … Continue reading My goals for 2018!
Aside from presents, mimosas are the next best thing to wake up to on Christmas morning. Sipping on these fruity drinks is a great way to get into the holiday spirit and prepare for the arrival of extended family and friends 😉 All you need is: Champagne A splash of orange juice A splash of … Continue reading Cranberry Mimosas