Easy Entertaining


Please welcome my friend Kimba of A Soft Place to Land (I can really call her a friend now, since I hung out with her at Blissdom! She is as delightful in person as she is on her blog!)!  Enjoy her tips for Easy Entertaining! Do you love to … ** Read more **

‘Twas the week before Christmas
The Inspiring Mr. Linky

Can you believe Christmas is next week? It has been a wild week for us here with the weather, we've been pretty much stuck inside the whole week. Which was fine, we have plenty to do around here! No school for the kids and plenty of hot chocolate to … ** Read more **

20 Little Things to Treasure at Christmas

You know how I love lists! Why? Because they slow me down and refocus my attention on all that is special in life. I love making my 20 Little Things lists because it takes the pressure off of being all fancy with amazing BIG ideas and BIG … ** Read more **

Trying to be Festive When Times are Tough

I popped around blogland a bit last night and WOW, so many of you are all ready for Christmas! Lots of parties and fun stuff going on. I love it! You guys are the best. Me? We got our tree this weekend, even though to be honest, we didn't have … ** Read more **

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Holiday Linky!

You guys are rockin' with the holiday links! Don't miss last Friday's linky for a winter wonderland of great ideas! Ok, is this true? 13 days until Christmas? {Sigh}. I have not bought a single gift yet this year. {Bangs head against the wall} … ** Read more **

Christmas Decorating:
Why Didn’t I Think of That?

I took one look at this photo and realized I should never have given away my cute bunnies (don't worry, they weren't real bunnies. I mean fake ones). Somewhere along the way, I determined that bunnies weren't happening for me. We put them on our … ** Read more **