Attitude of Gratitude

With the Christmas decorating and gift-buying season suddenly upon us, it is easy to fly right by Thanksgiving. All we will have to show for this holiday is a few extra pounds from over-dosing on mashed potatoes, gravy and pumpkin pie. Eh hem. Is … ** Read more **

White or Colored Christmas Lights?
Let’s Discuss.


Since it is Thanksgiving week and our brains are kind of busy thinking about holiday plans, let's have some fun today and all throw in our two cents on this highly sensitive, and controversial topic, shall we? I threw this question out last year and … ** Read more **

3 Unique Christmas Decorating Ideas

I love traditional Christmas decorating, but after 23 years or so of decorating my own house for Christmas, I am really inspired to to find some new fresh ideas to mix things up a bit this year. I want to do something a bit different and a bit … ** Read more **

A Gift From Me To You


This has been quite fun. I am kind of sad that it is coming to an end. But all good things must end, right? This last giveaway is just a little something from me. Just because. The number one thing I enjoy about blogging is the community … ** Read more **

Julian & Co. Giveaway:
About Love For Families

Julian & Co.'s motto is "Jewelry about love for families." That is so sweet. What a great business to be in, making precious keepsakes for moms, dads and babies! I don't know what it is about keepsake charms that really tug at my heart, but I can … ** Read more **

A Gussy Bag: Perfect Holiday Gift

"Every girl needs a sassy pouch..." ...says etsy shop owner Gussy {Maggie Whitley}. -- Enough said. Run, don't walk, on over to Gussy's to see all the sweetness. P.S. And if you want to be really jealous, check out my own sassy little … ** Read more **