Laufty Life: High Ambitions

Couple’s retreat to Adeline’s House of Cool, Lake Pukaway WI

Couple’s only   I organized a couple’s getaway weekend with my squad of close girlfriends, my husband’s oldest friend, and my brother/sister in law.  I found this amazing unique rental...

Holiday Traditions:  Tree Farms and Holiday Photo Cards 

Holiday Traditions:  Going to the tree farm This year is blazing by, I blinked and Thanksgiving was here.  The holiday truly snuck up on me.  We have annual traditions in...

How to throw a 50 Shades of Grey themed party

Event Planning   It’s that time of year where we surround ourselves with close friends and family to celebrate all that we are thankful for.  A chance for reflection, gratitude...

The Hate U Give Book Review- A balanced perspective of police brutality

Emotionally Riveting Book   I picked up a copy of The Hate U Give from Costco last year and finished the easy read in June of 2017 on a flight...

Braid out on 4a fine low porosity natural hair

Hair Regimen Non-Negotiables When it comes to my natural hair there are some non-negotiables. I stick with the same wash day regimen, although I alter and play with ingredients and...

It’s picture day: healthy blowout and straightening on naturally curly mixed kid’s hair

Picture Day Hairstyles on Natural Curly Hair I have a slight obsession with pumpkin seeds. This morning the air is crisp and cool, and it is finally feeling like fall in...

Manly Whisky Themed 40th Birthday Party, Aged to Perfection!

The Man My husband is low key, reserved and rarely steps into the center of attention in our house full of females.  It was important to me that for his...