Fancy, Stay-At-Home Dinner & Dessert Ideas

Fancy, Stay-At-Home Dinner & Dessert Ideas

There are several occasions throughout the year when I want to step my dinner game up a notch and make something really nice. Birthdays, anniversaries, Valentine’s Day, and special visitors, to name a few. Crafting a beautiful and delicious meal is a great way to show love and appreciation for someone! If you’re looking for […]

DIY Elena of Avalor-Inspired Hair Accessory

DIY Elena of Avalor-Inspired Hair Accessory

We just threw a Disney Princess birthday party for my four year-old daughter. It was a lot of work, but it was so fun! My daughter wanted all her guests to dress up in Disney attire, and asked if I would dress up as well. I asked her who I should be, and she answered, […]

Elf Yourself

Elf Yourself

Elf Yourself brings a good laugh into our home in December. Elf Yourself is a website owned by Office Depot. You upload pictures of yourself (and your family, friends, co-workers, dog) and the faces ends up as one of the dancers’ faces in a short, comedic musical video. You can have up to five faces […]

14 Ways to Improve Interfaith Relationships

14 Ways to Improve Interfaith Relationships

Author’s Note: Recently, I sent a 10 question survey to several people of varying religions to help me as I wrote these posts. I’ve included some of the responses to the survey and some of my own experiences in Part 1 and Part 2 of this topic. This is Part 2. A special Thank You to […]

Try a New Cocoa Flavor

Try a New Cocoa Flavor

***This Post contains affiliate links. I may get a small commission based on your purchases at no extra cost to you. Thanks for supporting This Blue Dress!  First of all, are you a hot chocolate fanatic like us? If so, don’t miss MaLee’s awesome list of 31 hot chocolate flavors and mix-ins! Keep reading for […]

Bethlehem Marketplace

Bethlehem Marketplace

Last year, my family attended a special Christmas event at a nearby Southeast Baptist Church called Bethlehem Marketplace. It turned out to be one of the most beautiful and impactful interfaith experiences I’ve ever had. The church set up a giant tent-like facility where visitors would walk through to experience what it may have looked […]

Simple & Stunning Ways to Wrap Presents

Simple & Stunning Ways to Wrap Presents

Have you ever received a gift that was almost too pretty to open? We adore those kinds of gifts, especially Maegan! Creating a beautifully wrapped present takes more time, but it sends the message that you really care about the person receiving the gift. You don’t have to be a “crafty” person to make it […]

6 Benefits of Good Interfaith Relationships

6 Benefits of Good Interfaith Relationships

Author’s Note: Recently, I sent a 10 question survey to several people of varying religions to help me as I wrote these posts. I’ve included some of the responses to the survey and some of my own experiences in Part 1 and Part 2 of this topic. This is Part 1. A special Thank You […]