Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog! Today, I have been priming and painting my kitchen all day…and at some point, I took a break to eat some mac n’ cheese and chocolate pudding for lunch–no, it was not the most nutritional choice…but it did bring back some great childhood memories. Ah…I miss the days when …

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What do you get when you mix four cups of delicious food with a cup of fabulous personality and two tablespoons of killer fashion sense? Hm…think, think, think…Oh, it just has to be Retro Rad Diva Emily Ellyn as seen on Food Network’s Next Food Network Star and Cupcake Wars! Emily Ellyn grew up on …

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to the blog! To help celebrate the two year anniversary of VIP, I decided to follow up with another one of my favorite handmade jewelry artisans. This fabulous jewelry artisan was the SECOND PERSON I EVER INTERVIEWED, and today is Throwback Thursday…soooo… *drum roll* Rachel Leathers of Hearts of Stone! …

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Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to VIP Home! Today on VIP Home, I would like to chat about a piece that sits close to home. It is a dresser that my Paw Riley made for my mom when she was little girl.   When I was little, the dresser was in my bedroom in its original, stained …

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Hello, fabulouses, I have missed y’all so much! It is amazing how addicting blogging everyday can be–but it was good to take a break:) It was great spending uninterrupted time with family and friends this holiday season, and now I am going to share some of the special moments with y’all! So, come on, let’s take a look at …

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