A Bowl Full Of…Towels. Say what?


Good morning, Today is going to be short and sweet.  I have been very busy with work and getting ready for Easter weekend.  We are running another race and it takes a lot of planning and preparation – which I’m up to my neck in right now.  It is all good though. Because I have been so busy with work, I have not been … [Read more...]

Blog Update!


Happy Friday! Well…it is in the works. The Week Right now, my blog is in the expert hands of Marina, from Penny Lane Designs. The lady has skills. And I am grateful for that. So, without giving too much away (in other words, not wanting to jinx anything!) this is the plan… Better format for … [Read more...]

Oh Christmas Tree(s) Oh Christmas Tree(s) With Squirrels, Snowshoes and Wooden Skis


Good morning! Is there anything better than a Christmas tree?  Growing up, we would ALWAYS go up into the woods and cut our own.  We would NEVER buy a tree.  I remember wanting to go into town and buy a tree so badly – to have the “perfect” tree instead of those uneven, untrimmed trees that came “from the wild.”  … [Read more...]

Come See This Magical Winter Wonderland Of Christmas Trees!


Welcome to December!  I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  It was an action-packed holiday weekend in our household which included a visit to our annual Festival Of Trees. It is a charity event and this year the proceeds went to Children’s Miracle Network. I didn't think I'd be able to take pictures and was somewhat … [Read more...]

Six Place Setting Protocols For Every Meal!


Good morning! Some of you may be entertaining guests beyond the Thanksgiving feast on Thursday.  Perhaps breakfast or brunch on Friday?  Dinners through the weekend? If you want to maintain place setting protocol and continue to set your table to correspond with the meal, then this might be of some … [Read more...]

Here Is What Will Be Going On My Christmas Tree This Year!


Good morning! Okay..so have we all reconciled the fact that since the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year is short means the time in which we have to decorate our trees and deck our halls is even shorter???! Holy Sleigh Bells Santa Claus! Time to plan.  And plan quickly.   Have you made a plan … [Read more...]

DIY: 13 Things You Can Create For Your Holiday Table


Happy Friday! Another week closer to Thanksgiving and now it is time for everyone to start their panic engines.  Have you started your menu?  Have you planned family activities?  Have you thought about how you are going to style your table?  Buffet?  Sit down? The list goes on and on and on. I’m here to help Today … [Read more...]

DIY Simmer Scent Gift Basket–For Christmas Or Hostess


Good morning! You may recall that around this time last year, I shared my holiday simmer scent recipe with you.  This year, let’s put it all together and create an awesome gift. Cinnamon, Oranges & Cloves… Oh My! This is no-fuss. To be well received. I simply bagged the ingredients and attached a simple … [Read more...]

Per Your Request: The Thanksgiving Trivia Printables


Hey! Well, if there is anything that is telling me Thanksgiving is just around the corner, it is the amount of emails I’m getting asking me to send the questions I used last year on my Thanksgiving Trivia Napkin Rings.  Not to mention the increased pinning. I will admit – I was caught a little off guard by how … [Read more...]

Uh Oh….Down For A Few Days


Hey everybody - I knew this was coming as the signs have been popping up with different applications for the last week or so. My computer decided to rebel and I will be unable to post for a few days while it is getting fixed. Hopefully a few days is all it will take! Until then, enjoy your week and I'll see you on … [Read more...]