The Gift of Christmas

Joy to the world! It’s the most wonderful time of the year (in my humble opinion). After a hectic and accomplished year, the holiday season is in full swing. For many people this serves as time to disconnect from the daily grind, spend time with family and friends and my personal favorite – giving! Giving…

It’s a Winter Wonderland!

Winter is almost here! And for some of you, the frosty winter chill has already set in the air.  Now is the time for cozy coats, fluffy scarves, colorful mittens and fabulous boots. Soon the trees will bear no leaves and sparkling white snow will cover everything. Hearty recipes and hot beverages will become the…

The Grateful Diaries

So the Thanksgiving holiday is now upon us. How the time flies once Fall begins! If you are like me, spending time with family and friends is the priority for this season. One thing I am going to give my best attempt to is slowing down to realize all of the things I have to…

Sweet November

The Fall season has officially set in. We’ve gained an hour in time, the leaves are at their peak color and we are anticipating all of the hustle and bustle that the holiday season will bring. November is basically the last month to sort out any goals or deadlines that you may want to complete…

My Very Fun Tween Halloween!

This post is dedicated to my future and very lovely stepdaughters, Mikayla and Maya. A couple of weeks ago, I threw a Halloween party sleepover for the girls and two of their friends. It was so much fun detailing everything from the handmade invites, decor and snack list  to the prizes and the movies to…