Archive for January, 2012
Jan
31
Lulu My Lemon
By • Filed In: Workout

I’m sure a good portion of you have heard of or wear pieces from the athletic company lululemon. And if you live anywhere near Chicago, you probably either heard of or witnessed the insanity that was the warehouse sale this past weekend. With all this lulu talk recently, I thought I should just publicly proclaim

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Jan
27
Kal’s Famous Margs
By • Filed In: Cocktails, Party, Recipes

Today is a very exciting day on Just KaliRae.  Today you’ll find the famous recipe for my margaritas!   This is a concoction that everyone is always asking me how to make.  The original recipe came from my college roommate’s mom, but I made some alterations to it along the way. These margs are a

Jan
26
Sweet Tooth Table for Mom’s 60th
By • Filed In: Party, Recipes, Sweet Tooth

Cort mentioned yesterday that we created a sweets table for our mom’s birthday party and today I’m sharing all the details. Cort ordered all the candy from www.nuts.com.  To stick with the color theme, she choose lemon fruit slices, grey and yellow sixlets, and black and white gummy peach penguins. Cort and I spent the

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Jan
25
60th Party Decorations
By • Filed In: Party, Projects

So now that you’ve seen the idea board, invitations, and guest book, it’s time to show off some of the details. But before we begin, here is the idea board one more time to refresh your memory. We were going for a lot of pictures as part of the party theme and had two major

Jan
24
Mom’s 60th Birthday Invite
By • Filed In: Invitations, Party, Photoshop

With our yellow and grey scrapbook theme in mind, Cort and I raided our mom’s picture boxes one afternoon.  We came across pictures of my mom when she was an adorable littler girl.  We were thrilled when we found one of my mom on her fourth birthday.  Perfect for her 60th birthday invite! I still

Jan
24
Surprise, It’s A Party!
By • Filed In: Party

Our amazing mom had a big birthday recently, and so Kali and I have been secretly scheming and dreaming up a fun surprise party to honor her. This past weekend the party came to fruition, and so naturally we thought we’d share every last detail.   We’ve always loved grey and yellow as a color combo,

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Jan
20
7 Wonders of the Web
By • Filed In: Fashion, Makeup, Wonders of the Web

I had so much fun with last weeks 7 Wonders of the Web post, that I decided to go for round two. But since this week has sorta turned into Beauty Week, I thought I’d keep with it and do a  7 Wonders Beauty/Fashion Edition. So here are some things floating around the web that

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Jan
19
Up Close
By • Filed In: Makeup

This week has turned into an unplanned Beauty Week here on JKR, so I’m just gonna run with it. But I have a confession…yes it does have to do with the theme of the week. Want to know what it is? I sit in the sink when I’m doing my makeup. I’m not kidding, I’m

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Jan
18
Sh*t Girls Say
By • Filed In: Uncategorized

I’m sure a lot of you have seen these videos, but just in case you haven’t, get ready to laugh!  My friends and I have been obsessed with these lately.  Even the guys find them hilarious…. because everything in these videos is true! Check out the Sh*t Girls Say videos here.  You’ll be watching them

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Jan
18
Lip Gloss Over It
By • Filed In: Makeup

Yesterday I posted all about my makeup. But I didn’t talk about one thing, the finishing touch: lip gloss..or lipstick or whatever you use. Truth be told, I’ve never used a whole lotta color on my lips. Some might joke that it’s because my lips are so big that they stand out on their own