My Last Minute Gift Guide

This post contains affiliate links. When you use the links I provide for your convenience, I make a small commission at no cost to you. Every Christmas I try to not be a last minute shopper, yet every year, I am. Ugh. I do feel a little bit better that I won’t be shopping on…

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When you can’t find your Christmas Spirit

(An affiliate link is used in this post. If you purchase from this link, I will receive a small commission, at no cost to you)  I love Christmas. I’ve said it before. But last week, I found myself stressed out and absolutely not in the Christmas mood. I look forward to this time of year,…

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Oh Christmas Tree!

Earlier this year, when Summer was giving way to Fall, l was suffering with insomnia. Night after night I was wide awake long after I had hoped to be asleep. At first, I was stressing about it, I knew how much work I had to do during the day and being sleepy all day was…

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3 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Home for the Holidays

The holiday season is in full swing and I’m excited! I was in one of the home decorating groups on Facebook recently and I saw a comment that a woman made on another lady’s Christmas decorations. The commenter was bummed and she said, “I’m not doing anything this year because I don’t have the money.…

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Three Tips for the best Christmas ever!

Christmas is just days away and if you’re like me, you’re in serious planning/stressing/working mode and the internal tension is starting to build. Will I be able to finish all the decorating in time for my party? Will Uncle Joe start telling off color jokes again at Christmas dinner? Will I have time to make…

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Quick & Easy Christmas Cobbler

I’ll be honest.. this recipe is really called DumpCake. I’ve used it for nearly 25 years and it’s a family favorite. But there’s just something about that name that turns folks off.. so I exercised some creative license.. and changed the name. Lol This dessert is so easy to make, you may feel a little…

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3 Tips For a Brighter Christmas Tree

Have you ever noticed that some Christmas trees seem so much brighter than others? Well, if you’re wanting to know how to brighten your  tree, you’re in luck. I have three simple ways to brighten your Christmas tree. 1. Add more lights This one may seem obvious, but have you tried it? Even if you…

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Three Gorgeous Folded Dinner Napkins

Dress up your holiday table with my very own pocket square napkin fold.

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Intentional Christmas

in·ten·tion·al inˈten(t)SH(ə)n(ə)l/ adjective           done on purpose; deliberate. Conscious, premeditated, preplanned. If you’re like me, the Christmas season is a time you look forward to all year long! I mean, what’s not to love? Most people are in a better mood, everything is made prettier with lights and greenery… and most…

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