’tis the season

It’s Christmas!

It’s a magical time of year, and I’m here to help make your holiday season festive and delicious! Join me in cooking, baking and decorating for the merriest season of all.


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Hi, I’m Jo-Anna!

I’m the creator, director, baker, maker and home decorator here at A Pretty Life in the Suburbs! Here on my site, I’m sharing a simple home life through uncomplicated home tips, home decor and fresh and easy recipes. I am so happy you’re here.

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