Tag: holidays

5 Affordable Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

I don’t know about anyone else, but Mother’s Day really sneaked up on me this year. I think it’s because it’s one of those holidays that’s not on the same date every year. Nevertheless, it is here and I’m excited to celebrate my favorite girl. I got a gift for my mom over the weekend, but it dawned on me that some of my fellow royals may still need to get something for the special women in their life. As always, I’m here to help and found 5 affordable last-minute mother’s day gift ideas any mom would be thrilled to receive. (more…)

3 Great Valentine’s Day Ideas for Him + Thursday 3 Link Party

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away and if you haven’t made any plans you better keep reading. Valentine’s Day is a holiday usually catered to and centered around women. I’m not sure who made the rules, but somewhere along the way this holiday became men proving/professing their love to their woman while the woman sat back and soaked it all in. Now, I’m all for being spoiled and having The Boy shower me with love, BUT I think it’s unfair that a day reserved for lovers only celebrates the love in one direction. I like to shower The Boy with love and believe it’s important that he also feels special on Valentine’s Day. However, it can be a little tricky finding an activity that’s not too girly. but actually shows love in a way he will perceive as such. This is why I’m sharing 3 great Valentine’s Day ideas for him that your man will love! (more…)

GUEST POST: Romantic Spots in St. Louis to Take That Special Someone

February is here, which means Valentine’s day is in a couple of weeks. I always struggle to make good Valentine’s Day plans. I can easily plan a romantic getaway or a low-key sexy night at home, but when it comes to trying to find something in the middle, I’m always lost. Thankfully, I was approached by another blogger to guest post here on Royalty in Reality and he wanted to write about romantic places right here in St. Louis. I don’t see my home city as “romantic”, but with my desire to find a little romance in the gateway to the Midwest, I couldn’t pass up this opportunity. So let’s see what romantic spots in St. Louis, Andy has deemed as perfect: (more…)

3 Last Minute Gift Ideas for Your Co-Workers

I can’t believe Christmas is just 3 days away. In case you’re new here, I work at small company, with only 8 employees, so we all tend to give one another gifts for Christmas. I’ve been so busy getting the house ready and buying gifts for my loved ones, that I hadn’t given much thought to doing anything for my co-workers. With today being our last day before we break for the holiday, I was in a bit of a panic coming up with some last minute gift ideas yesterday. I took to my bible of great ideas, aka Pinterest, and found a few great last minute gift ideas for coworkers that I just had to share with all of you. (more…)

The 3 Things I Love About JORD Watches + GIVEAWAY

This post was sponsored by JORD. IĀ receivedĀ a timepiece in exchange for an honest review. All words and opinions are mine and mine alone. Please see my full disclosure statement for more information.

Happy Holidays Royals! I hope all of you are enjoying the holiday season and are going to be spending a lot of time with friends and family over the next few weeks. For the past few weeks, I’ve been trying to help all of be successful this season by creating a holiday gift guide for him, a holiday gift guide for her, how to make the most of your winter break, and 3 holiday must-have checklists. On the holiday gift guide for him, I recommended a JORD watch for your husband/boyfriend. Honestly, I think any person, man or woman, would love to receive a JORD watch during this gift giving season and I’m here to share the 3 things I love most about JORD watches. (more…)