November 2013 archive

"Licorice" underwire maternity bra by Cake Lingerie ($59). Sizes 32-40 C-GG (UK)/C-J (US)

Holiday Gift Guide: Maternity Lingerie

Because let’s be real: you made a brand-new person, and you should have nice things. 1.  “Show Off” in Vanilla by Hotmilk This cotton-lined set is surprisingly subdued, compared to some of Hotmilk’s past offerings, but I think the raspberry accents against the creamy white base are so pretty and sweet. 2.  “Anastasia” by You! Lingerie I […] Read more…

"Izzy" babydoll in Hummingbird. 34 G-H, 36-42 E-H.

Holiday Gift Guide: Lingerie Picks for Full Figures

Today we’re back with more gift guides for the upcoming holidays, including some of my favorite festive lingerie for full figures! Again, as a general rule, “full-figure” in lingerie world refers to lingerie in band sizes 36 or 38 or higher, and loungewear in sizes above a L or XL.  While I’m including some items […] Read more…

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting

I know I don’t usually post on the weekends, but if your last-minute grocery lists look anything like mine, then you too might still be on the hunt for a Thanksgiving dessert recipe.  I present to you a rich, heady two-layer cake, chock-full of seasonal flavors and topped with a lush, creamy frosting.  Best of […] Read more…

Figleaves Boudoir Tease

Holiday Gift Guide: Lingerie Picks for Full Busts

You guys, I can’t even hold it back: New York City is breaking out the holiday decorations ahead of the parade, I’ve got my King’s College Cambridge Christmas Carols on shuffle, and it’s making me feel SO FESTIVE, and now we need to pick out our favorite holiday lingerie.  Yes, yes we do.  My goal […] Read more…

Chocolate Chip Walnut Bars

Pie To Go: Chocolate-Chip Nut Bars

Thanksgiving!  Parties!  Christmas Dinners!  New Year’s Day feasts!  Usually by this point in the year I have, oh, several hundred holiday dessert recipes bookmarked, but this year I’m feeling oddly uninpsired (although it’s still early yet– I might get get over it (I’ll probably get over it)).  Instead of finding a trendy ingredient or an […] Read more…

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