Make Ahead Gift Idea: Homemade Vanilla Extract

Homemade vanilla extract

It’s hard to believe that the holidays are around the corner. We all know that planning ahead is the key ingredient to peaceful holiday season that can be enjoyed with family and friends. So I am excited to be back on Do Say Give and sharing with you one of my favorite edible gifts that you prep now and package up and gift later. Homemade Vanilla Extract is one of my absolute favorite edible gifts that is beautiful as it is useful – and it is something you know will used throughout the holiday season! 

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5 Tips for an Inviting Home this Holiday Season – with eBay!

Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner so I partnering with eBay to share some tips to get your home festive and ready to graciously welcome friends and guests. Things you can do now so you aren’t stressed out later!

This post is sponsored by eBay. Thank you for supporting the brands I love!

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Peaches Barnes’ Heirloom Portrait Gowns

We live in a throwaway culture where we buy our children new clothes every season (and simultaneously drop off a garbage bag of outgrown things to the Goodwill). But it hasn’t always been this way. The Victorians repurposed much of their clothing as did many other cultures. Thankfully, not all of that tradition is lost. Today I am delighted to share with you the hand-sewn heirloom creations of Peaches Barnes.

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DoSayGive’s Early Bird Christmas: Exclusive Discounts on Beautiful Gifts!

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It’s here! DoSayGive’s annual “Early Bird” Christmas post where you can find exclusive discounts on some of my favorite Christmas gifts including lots of beautiful personalized gifts. My friends at these amazing small businesses are rewarding you for getting your orders in early (and you will be so glad you did once the holiday rush begins!).

And y’all this year’s post is the best one yet. Be sure to read through all the companies so you don’t miss a thing!

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5 Simple Fall Traditions with Eliza James Kids

eliza james kids pumpkin dress

Having lived in New England for a bit, I have this idea that fall should be full of color and coziness, with a cool crisp in the air and LOTS of trips to the apple orchard. But in Dallas falls are just not that way and are usually still VERY hot! So we Texans have to find different ways to savor the season. Today I am thrilled to partner with one of my favorite affordable (and ready to ship!) classic children’s clothing brands, Eliza James Kids, to share some sweet and simple fall traditions you and your can enjoy in any part of the country (and in the cutest pumpkin attire!).

This post is sponsored by Eliza James Kids. Thank you for supporting the brands I love!

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My Classic Wardrobe Staples This Fall

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I tend to add a few new classic staples to my wardrobe every fall and winter. Today I am sharing some recent purchases as well as some brands you’ve might not be familiar with (but will love!). Several things are on sale, too!

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My Invisalign Experience with Dallas Dental Concierge

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I am so excited to finally be sharing about my Invisalign treatment with Dallas Dental Concierge. I have had so many questions after sharing about it on Instagram Stories so today I am answering all your questions. Plus, keep reading for a special offer on Invisalign for my readers!

This post is sponsored by Dallas Dental Concierge. Thank you for supporting brands and companies I love. 
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