What to wear to a fall wedding.

WHAT TO WEAR: FALL WEDDING EDITION

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I’ve got wedding on the brain! And no, not mine. It’s my best friend’s actually, because she gets married this (!!!) weekend! Since I’ve spent the last several months scouring…

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EXPLORE YOUR CITY: DOWNTOWN KNOXVILLE OUTLOOK POINT

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Traveling brings out the adventurer in us. Going somewhere new encourages us to get out and explore, try new things and make new discoveries. That's what makes travel so great......
How to make a watermelon keg.

WHAT WE’RE SIPPIN’ ON: WATERMELON MARGARITAS FROM A WATERMELON KEG

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Just in time for the July 4th festivities, I’ve got a crowd-pleasing cocktail that is sure to impress, and goes perfect with any cookout, BBQ or summer dinner party. Just…

hugo-spritz-recipe

WHAT WE’RE SIPPIN’ ON: THE HUGO SPRITZ

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Happy Friday! Seems like this was an extra-long week, and I am thankful to finally have the weekend in sight. I’m also really excited because today I filmed my first…

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CELEBRATING DAD: A FATHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE

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{My Dad and I in Anguilla circa 2011.}  Father’s Day is just shy of a week away, fyi. And if you don’t already have a gift for your old man,…

A Memorial Day picnic on the beach.

A MEMORIAL DAY PICNIC

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Have you ever scrolled through Pinterest and seen those amazingly dreamy, effortless-looking picnics? With a blanket sprawled on the grass, bottles of rosé or champagne, and a spread that looks like something...
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WHAT TO WEAR: MEMORIAL DAY EDITION

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Memorial Day is upon us, which means that summer has unofficially started, we’re all happy about a long weekend and most people (including me) will be spending it outside in some…

SHE INSPIRED MY PASSION FOR TRAVEL

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Mom and I at the 2014 Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in L.A. She grew up an “Air Force brat.” From the time my Mother was born until the day my grandfather…

Striped umbrellas on the Malibu pier in celebration of National Stripes Day with J.Crew

J.CREW DECIDED TO MAKE UP A HOLIDAY…

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And it’s today. Happy “National Stripes Day.” We’re usually not ones to celebrate silly random made-up holidays (well, except for National Pizza Day, National Margarita Day, and National Bring-Your-Dog-to-Work Day,…

What to wear for St. Patrick's Day.

WHAT TO WEAR: ST. PATRICK’S DAY EDITION

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St. Patrick’s Day is coming up, which just so happens to also be my birthday. Not a bad holiday to share a birthday with, I know. Everyone is always down to…

What to buy yourself on Valentine's Day.

TREAT YOURSELF

SHOW YOURSELF SOME LOVE THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

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On a holiday that’s all about love, why not celebrate yourself? After all, if you don’t love yourself, can you really expect someone else to? Treat yourself to a relaxing…

A delicious cocktail recipe from Lonesome Dove Western Bistro in Knoxville.

WHAT WE’RE SIPPIN’ ON:
LONESOME DOVE WESTERN BISTRO’S 1888 COCKTAIL

HEAD BARTENDER PALMER MASON BRINGS US THE NEXT INSTALLMENT OF OUR #THIRSTYTHURSDAY SERIES

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The first time we tasted the 1888 cocktail at Chef Tim Love's Lonesome Dove Western Bistro in Knoxville, we described it like this: "it's like today's modern woman, pretty and feminine on the outside,...

WHAT TO GET YOUR MAN FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

IN THE EVENT THAT GIFT RECEIVING IS HIS LOVE LANGUAGE

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There are many ways to go about celebrating Valentine’s Day. Relationship or not, our preference usually involves champagne, pizza (this is a judgement-free zone, ok?) and a night in. But…

Casa Tua restaurant in Miami.

THE BEST DATE-NIGHT RESTAURANTS AROUND THE U.S.

MAKE YOUR VALENTINE’S DAY RESERVATIONS NOW, GUYS

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Valentine's Day is less than one month away, which means that if you plan on going out for dinner, you should make reservations, like, yesterday. While we have mixed feelings...

A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE

LOOKING BACK AT 2016 AND WHAT LIES AHEAD

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While 2016 has certainly had its ups and downs, I can't help but think of it as a *special* year for us here at The Hollyday. After nearly a year of...
A delicious, festive and easy holiday cocktail recipe.

WHAT WE’RE SIPPIN’ ON: A CHRISTMAS KIR ROYALE

IMPRESS YOUR HOLIDAY GUESTS WITH THIS EASY BUT FESTIVE COCKTAIL

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Is it just us, or does anyone else have a tendency to over-commit during the holiday season? Don't be fooled, we love a good excuse to throw our routines by the...
Recipe ideas for your Thanksgiving feast from The Hollyday's favorite food blogs.

OUR FAVORITE RECIPE RESOURCES

FOR ALL YOUR LAST MINUNTE THANKSGIVING NEEDS

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We like to think we’re knowledgable about the topics on which we cover here on The Hollyday, but when it comes to the kitchen, we are definitely not experts.  So…

How to survive election night.

ELECTION DAY SURVIVAL TIPS

LET’S PUT OUR POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS ASIDE AND ALL GET THROUGH THIS TOGETHER

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No matter whether you’re #WithHer or you’re on #TeamTrump, we’re all likely to need some form of self-medication tonight, as the results of one of the most contested elections in history…

Festive Halloween looks that you can wear later.

WHAT TO WEAR: HALLOWEEN EDITION


IN THE EVENT YOU DON’T WANT TO SHOW UP TO WORK MONDAY MORNING IN HEAD-TO-TOE COSTUME

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We're all about being festive, but this year Halloween falls on a Monday, and the decision is still out on whether we are going to go all-out like last year in head-to-toe...

WHAT WE’RE SIPPIN’ ON:
LAVENDER LEMONADE ROSÉ SPRITZER


LETS ALL HAVE A MOMENT OF SILENCE AS WE POUR OUR LAST GLASSES OF THIS SEASON’S SUMMER WATER

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Call us basic, but rosé is our adult beverage of choice in the summertime.  But now that Labor Day weekend has come and gone, our rosé supply has begun to dwindle…

WHAT WE’RE SIPPIN’ ON: PROSECCO AND POPSICLES

INSPIRED BY THE CONRAD HOTEL’S LOOPY DOOPY ROOFTOP BAR

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It's Thursday, and we're thirsty.  It's also August, which means we have to do what we can to stay cool in these 95 degree temps.  But fall is right around the corner and...

THE HOLLYDAY LAUNCH PARTY

CELEBRATING IS KIND OF OUR M.O., SO WE THREW OURSELVES A PARTY, NATURALLY

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Thanks to everyone who came out to The Hollyday Launch Party last week! In true Hollyday fashion, we don't miss an opportunity to celebrate with friends, good food, libations and...

WHAT TO WEAR: 4th OF JULY EDITION

THIS SEASON’S BEST RED, WHITE AND BLUE

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Strapless dress.  Striped top.  Lace-up denim shorts.  Denim dress.  Lace top.  Jeans.  Navy dress.  Jumpsuit.  Romper.   Espadrille wedges.  Espadrille flats.  Lace-up espadrille flats.  Fringed sandals.  Lace-up sandals.  Sneakers. Red…

WHAT TO WEAR: WEDDING SEASON EDITION


FROM BLACK-TIE TO BACKYARD, WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED FOR EVERY ATTIRE

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Every year, when the temps finally begin to rise and our mailboxes begin to overflow with invitations, we are all reminded of that season between spring and summer.  Whether you…

Father’s Day Gift Guide

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Father’s Day…  our favorite time to celebrate our Dads, thanking them for all that they’ve done for us, and apologizing for all we’ve done to them (namely, giving them gray…