We have to ask… where do you fall on the “holiday-readiness” scale? Are the presents all wrapped up and is cider simmering on the stove? Or, are you frantically running around with the sounds of “Linus and Lucy” on repeat? Either way, we think you could use a little moment alone. Catch up on our favorite links of the week to unwind:

One of our favorite designers is on the ACPR blog this week, answering 20 great questions. Check out what Caitlin Murray is inspired by, her top career advice, and the publication she loves most.

Anyone else dream of one day touring the country in a vintage Airstream? Design*Sponge took a tour of a bohemian masterpiece. Jealous!

We loved reading about Emily Henderson’s Christmas style through the years. We have to say, the woman knows how to get in the holiday spirit!

If you’re hosting a holiday party this year, be sure to check out this post on Oh Happy Day! They’re sharing top tips for a fascinating dinner party. (Nope. You can’t talk about the weather or traffic!)

Finally, we have a feeling you might be craving some caffeine. This recipe for an Orange Mocha is sure to hit the spot. Happy holidays!

Image originally appeared as part of “Merry & Bright” in our Holiday 2015 issue here.