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Fab 5 Friday – Favorite Thanksgiving Day Traditions

Yesterday we celebrated Thanksgiving. What does a typical day of giving thanks look like in your house? Here are a few of our favorite family traditions. Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Did you watch the parade?! Is it something that you and kiddos do every year or are you more of the “seen it once, no… Continue Reading

Lessons From my Daughter

Today I’m going to get personal. I’m going to talk about being a mom, the guilt that can often go along with that job, but more importantly, precious moments. If you’re like me, you need a hit of caffeine in the morning before you’re ready to face the world. I like nothing more than sitting… Continue Reading

Tasty Sausage Alfredo

Yeah, I said sausage. And before you think it sounds weird, (as I did at first) let me just tell you it was absolutely amazing. I didn’t invent it, we all know I am a remedial cook at best, but I do like to read magazines and rip out pages of things I want to… Continue Reading

Happy Thanksgiving to Me

When I was a kid Thanksgiving was an amazing family event. I was an only child of an only child, and my dad was the youngest by 10 years with the majority of his family in another state but both sets of grandparents lived in my area, and I couldn’t have asked for better people… Continue Reading

5 Things You Have to Offer as a Blogger

Sometimes as a blogger (even sometimes as a person) I wonder what the hell I’m doing because it’s not like I know anything different than anyone else so why would anyone care about what I have to say. But then I remember a piece of advice someone gave me when I was writing my dissertation… Continue Reading

10 Ways to Recycle Old Content

I believe in recycling though I don’t always do it. It’s such a pain to separate cans from trash and have 2 separate containers. But I know I need to make more of an effort because it will cause less stress on our environment. Another thing you can recycle that will cause less stress on… Continue Reading

Fab 5 Friday – Favorite Thanksgiving Printables

Fall subway art One of my favorite things about fall is having an entire day to spend with family and friends… and to stop and reflect on our lives and to simply be grateful for what we have been given. Thanksgiving Chalkboard Printable Thanksgiving is truly a time to give thanks. A time to count… Continue Reading

I Need An Entourage

After much thinking, I’ve decided I need an entourage. Entourage defined is: a group of people who go with and assist an important person. Ok, fine. I realize I’m not really an important person (except in my own mind) but as a blogger/author/all around fabulous person, I have come to realize I can’t do this… Continue Reading

Evergreen’s the Thing!

This isn’t an early post about Christmas trees. Rather it’s about creating timeless – Evergreen – content. First, the important part. Why the hell is it called Evergreen? Well, you’re probably smarter than I am and have already figured it out but I had to Google it. And then feel really stupid because it’s pretty… Continue Reading

Snuggle up with a cozy mystery

Grabbing the wonderful opportunity to buy the now failing retail boutique, Silk, which she used to work at, Presley thinks she finally about to embark on her new career. This is her chance to make her mark on the world. The excitement is short lived when on the first day of business ownership store manager,… Continue Reading

Do you use Bloglovin?

Have you heard of Bloglovin? I’m sure you have if you’ve been blogging for any length of time. If you haven’t then drop everything RIGHT NOW and go check it out. Ok, now that you know what Bloglovin’s all about let’s continue. If you’re serious about blogging or finding cool new blogs to read, you… Continue Reading