Tag: Disney

Blog, Disney, Recipes

Dole Whip Cupcakes

Last weekend I volunteered for Cupcake Camp, a benefit for Relay for Life. The event brought a variety of amateur and professional bakers together to create Disney-themed cupcakes. When I first heard the theme, Dole Whip was the thing that instantly came to mind. I knew we would be outside […]

Blog, Gift Ideas

Adorable Plushies from Killin’ Me Softly

Looking for a great gift, a fun item for your bookshelf, or just something to snuggle next time you’re watching your fave horror flick? You’ve gotta check out these plushies from Killin’ Me Softly. Andrea, the designer, uses her love of horror films and Disney villains to create these plush […]

Geeky Fashion

Rapunzel-Inspired Makeup Tutorial

Sometimes, you’ve gotta do things that scare you in order to grow. And while I love makeup and think I’ve mastered basic natural looks on myself, I don’t have the artistic flair that my fellow OneUpMakeup ladies have. I love getting my makeup done by them, but I hadn’t done […]

Friday Favorites

Weekly Links: February 14

Happy Valentine’s Day! I love you all for checking out my site and chatting with me in the comments, on FB, and on Twitter. Seeing new comments always brightens my day! Go get yourself some chocolate. Tell ’em Tara sent ya. Here are some links that have caught my eye […]

Geeky Fashion, Gift Ideas

New Items in the Geeky Hostess Store!

I have two new items in the Geeky Hostess store! Woot! Princess Tank This shirt shares my love of Disney princesses in a more modern, hipsterish way. Show everyone that you liked the original Disney Princesses with this thin, easy to layer tank top. I’ve worn it to Disneyland, conventions, […]

Geeky Fashion

Closet Cosplay with thredUP: Meg from Hercules

I’m back from VidCon and Disneyland, and I did things right: In one day, we rode fifteen rides, caught three evening shows, and had a delightful dinner at Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue, and I did it all in this cute Meg-inspired outfit. thredUP, an awesome new online consignment store, offered […]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites: July 26

This may be the post-SDCC Friday Favorites, but I’m going to try to keep some of my SDCC fave finds for other individual posts. So here are some of my fave things outside of San Diego! Favorite Kickstarter: Broodhollow If you haven’t read the web comic Broodhollow, what are you […]

Geeky Fashion

Awesome Geeky/Hipster/Funny Tees

I’m a sucker for a good witty t-shirt. Today I came across Skreened, and I’m thisclose to dropping a big chunk of change on a new shirt wardrobe. They’re a bit pricey, but the shirts are just awesome. Between making the image above, I already found three other shirts I love as well. […]