Sweet Escape: Valentine’s Day

Wishing you and your honey were heading to a quaint B&B for Valentine's Day? Dreaming of boarding a plane to Paris for a romantic getaway? Needing a day of relaxation and pampering at a spa? Yeah, me too, but with young kids at home we often … ** Read more **

Order Before Beauty

I've invited my friend, Brandie "The Home Office Organizer" to give us some tips where to get started on living a beautiful life. It all begins with getting organized. It is very difficult to see, appreciate or focus on beauty every day when your … ** Read more **

The Home Office Saga. Crying involved.

No pain, no gain, right? Isn't that how the saying goes? Redecorating, remodeling or re-arranging is sometimes downright painful! If it isn't the mess involved, the frustration of the decisions, or the expense of it all, it is the emotional torment … ** Read more **

Visual Serenity

Did you know that yesterday was National Clean Off Your Desk day? I'm a little slow in reporting here, but just thought you might want to know! I've been doing a lot of organizing and de-cluttering around my house. Tidying things up and getting rid … ** Read more **

Weekend Tradition: Puff Pancakes

No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished? --Elbert Hubbard With kids of all different ages and a busy household, family … ** Read more **

Balanced Living in 2008

One of the things I think about each year in January 1 is how am I going to keep all the balls in the air this year? Not just the work, but the fun things I want to do. There are oodles of things I should do or want to do and I want to do them well. … ** Read more **