DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas To Make For Your Loved Ones

Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate your loved ones. What better way to show them you love them by making them than a personalized gift they’ll actually want. Your loved one and your wallet will thank you. Check out the article I wrote for CBS here.


Happy Valentine’s Day,

City Girl Riss

NYE Outfit and DIY Party Guide

It’s time to celebrate the final days of 2016! Or to some of us: the worst year ever. At least you can do it in style with this guide on what to wear! There’s something for every type of occasion. You can even send it with an e-vite to the amazing DIY NYE party you’re going to throw! Get ready to party like, “It’s the end of the world as we know it”…because…it might be. Cheers!


New Year’s Eve Fashion Guide


New Year’s Eve Party DIY Guide


Happy New Year,

City Girl Riss

Dinner Recipes For Christmas and Hanukkah

Christmas and Hanukkah is around the corner and by now your probably scrambling for recipes to make on the big day! Check out these articles I wrote for CBS for the perfect fool-proof christmas and Hanukkah recipes that will wow your guests.

5 Course Christmas Dinner Recipes For Your Big Get Together



4 Course Hanukkah Dinner Recipe


Happy Holidays!

City Girl Riss

The Ultimate Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year….for a beer! Because you’ve finished your christmas shopping early with these gift guides from us over at CBS! Whether your shopping for a loved or your self we’ve got something for everyone.


If your shopping for kids check out this toy guide here.


A little something for everyone on your list click here.


Also check out this article I wrote for christmas gifts for the traveler in your life here.


Happy Holidays!

City Girl Riss

Cyber Monday: How to Shop Safely

There’s no crime in spending a little bit of your hard-earned money on Cyber Monday, however, if you’re not careful reporting a crime is just what you may end up doing instead. Identity theft is something that can happen to anyone. I know I’ve personally fallen victim to it a few times. After hitting a big loss to my piggy bank, I got fed up and decided to research ways to keep my money  and information safe. Here is a list of everything I’ve  learned over the years in this article on CBS,  read it here. Protect yourself this holiday season and let your family and friends know by sharing this article!



8 Dishes to enjoy while watching football

No Thanksgiving is complete without half of your family in the kitchen while the other half watches football. Make your thanksgiving game day special with these recipes that go a step above pigs in a blanket. Everyone will come together to grab a bite of one of these 8 dishes. You can even make one or two for tomorrow’s game day. Get the full recipes here.



Step by Step Halloween Makeup Guide

It’s almost Halloween! Which means by now you’re putting the final touches on your costume…or in a panic because you still don’t have a costume. Let me make your life a little easier with this Step by Step Halloween 2016 Makeup Guide I wrote for CBS. Makeup artist Vito Palazzolo breaks down how to do some of the trendiest looks this Halloween for the ultimate costume. Here are some more Best Halloween costumes for Fall 2016 to check out as well! You can read the full makeup article here.


Happy Halloween!