How to Up Your Bubble Bath to the Next Level

Happy Friday everyone!

Sometimes you just need to kick back and have some ‘me time’. One of the peach’s favorite ways to unwind is an old school bubble bath! There is nothing quite like relaxing cozy tub full of bubbles with a good book! For those of you who are in need of some R&R, this post is for you. Continue reading “How to Up Your Bubble Bath to the Next Level”

A Peachy Twist on the Kentucky Derby

 

At CarefulPeach we will celebrate just about anything. Your dog walker’s birthday? Crack out the wine! Found a great new pair of shoes? Pop some bubbly! We even once helped celebrate a birthday for an antique cane (true story!) So when an actual event or holiday comes around, you best believe we are ready to party! Next weekend is the famed Kentucky Derby. Since 1875, Churchhill Downs has celebrated the “The Run for the Roses” in style with pastels, big floppy hats, and mint juleps in hand. In fact, it was reported that roughly 127,000 mint juleps are consumed at the derby! Here are our thee Derby essentials you need for easy entertaining: Continue reading “A Peachy Twist on the Kentucky Derby”

Valentine’s Day Peach Picks

 

Whether you love or loathe Valentine’s Day, it’s almost here! The Peach is, of course, team Valentine’s Day. Any excuse to celebrate love is alright in our book! Plus, a day dedicated to all things love can really take your mind off of the cold and grimy weather in Chicago.

Here are our picks for a cozy night in with the one you you love:

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We’re Dreaming of a Cubs Christmas

Today, we decided to take a little break from sharing our Peach Picks.

Well there’s no denying it.

Snow shovels are out, wool socks are on, and Christmas is around the corner. But not even sub zero temperatures can stop us from dreaming about the best season in Chicago.

That is, baseball season. Continue reading “We’re Dreaming of a Cubs Christmas”

Michelle’s Peach Picks

Welcome to our first annual ‘Peach Picks’, where we, your loyal Peaches, tell you all about our favorite gifts this year (cue “Theses are a few of our favorite things…”) First up are Michelle’s must haves for the holidays this year!

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The Best Fall Cocktail You Should Be Drinking Right Now

 

Fall is finally in full swing, and the one thing I find missing most about summer and light and breezy cocktails. Lucky for you, here is a favorite cocktail of mine that is ridiculously easy to make, refreshing, and perfect for fall!

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Our Latest Obsession: Boozy Desserts

What’t not to love about a boozy dessert? Often after you have prepared a meal, the last thing you want to do is make dessert or fix after dinner drinks. Enter this two-in-one dessert cocktail.

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The New Jewelry Case that Almost Wasn’t

Even though our store has been open for 10 years now, we’re constantly looking for great display pieces. We have such a soft spot for antique and vintage, when we discovered this gorgeous jewelry case from the 1920s, it was love at first sight!

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A Week in Burgundy

Shortly after our Bastille Day celebration, Karen & Pete spent a week in Burgundy, France (followed by a few days in Paris because who can stay away from Paris?). Though they have been to France on a few different occasions, Burgundy was a new destination for them. They spent most of their time in Beaune touring  some of our favorite wineries (more on that later, as well as discovering some new ones! Karen was able to fulfill one of her dreams by going to the Fallot Mill (more on that later as well!)  Here’s a few photos from this phenomenal trip:

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