Secret time: I am not a big fan of scary movies. I love this season, but I take a hard pass on staying up all night with nightmares. Luckily for me, and other like-minded cowards, there are a plethora of non-scary options to curl up on the couch and enjoy. For the purpose of this… Continue reading 31 Days of Non-Spooky Halloween Movies
Fourth of July is over, which means half the internet will start raging about Christmas items starting to pop up in stores. That’s right, the C word is being uttered again. My youtube feed? Full of Christmas. I get the outrage. It is 98 degrees outside; how can anyone be in the mood to binge… Continue reading Christmas shopping in July
I love stockings. Like absolutely love the things. Maybe one of my favorite holiday traditions and Z. and I go all out for them. However, if you are a normal family who don't put all your small gifts in a stocking, try these ideas on to help you fill those socks this year! Sugarfina Cocktail… Continue reading Stocking Stuffers 2017
Every year on my blog I write my own little letter to Santa. Mostly because I love reading other people's wishlists, but also just in case Z. needs a little help. A girl has to help a guy out, right? As always, I don't actually expect to get any of these, but they are all… Continue reading 2017 Christmas Wishlist
I can already hear the grumbling in your voice…. It’s barely turned November and I am already starting on the Christmas train?!? Can’t I let you at last get through Thanksgiving first?!? Sure. Of course. However, people can find themselves feeling super overwhelmed come the holiday season and I think in large part it is… Continue reading How to Prepare for Christmas NOW!
For the easter holiday, I went home to visit my family and it was honestly one of the best weekends ever. Good food and even better company, plus all the niece and nephew snuggles a girl could want. We started off with a beautiful drive followed by a BBQ dinner with my parents and lots… Continue reading Easter Weekend Recap
Two weeks ago we had a beautiful weather break. Days in the 70s, sunshine, and generally lovely spring weather. It made me long for true spring, plus with Easter just around the corner, I decided it was time to do some spring decorations. The main area I decorated was the bar in the dining room.… Continue reading Spring Decor 2017