Flameless Candles:
Perfect for the Holidays


Southern Living I have quite a few lanterns at my house. I just recently decided to put flameless candles in them for safety. I love having my porch all lit up with candles to greet holiday guests, but it is hard to keep them lit if it is a little … ** Read more **

Holiday Extravaganza Winners


Give Thanks: Country Living Sorry for the delay in announcing the winners of my all day giveaway! My blog was suffering from a little glitch where it would not let me see any comments above 100. Well, when you have winners chosen by random generator … ** Read more **

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 **