Patriotic Brownie Skewers

If you’re like me, you blinked and realized not only is it July … but Independence Day is THIS WEEK! What? I know. It…


Beat the Heat: 5 Summer Makeup Tips

Rising temperatures are definitely the cue for serious OOTD adjustments. The same goes for your summertime makeup routine! For the perfect easy breezy makeup…


Tomato & Mozzarella Bruschetta

I don’t know about the rest of the country, but summer came thundering into The Lou on – of all days - the summer solstice….


Tis the {Summer} Season

It’s happened to us all. A special occasion is looming, you’ve sent out the Evite, you’ve got a great menu, and, of course, a…


3 Ways to Sip Lightly

Summertime is the perfect time to kick back with friends and throw back a drink or two. Traditional hot weather libations like frozen margaritas…


We Must…Moisturize!

{image via} This weekend marks the first official day of summer and although I’m incredibly grateful to be past this year’s gloomy spring weather,…


Chicken Slaw in the Summertime

Looking for the perfect side dish? I am always looking for an alternative to the traditional pasta or potato salad to bring with me…