Hi friends. Welcome to the time of year we (OK not me) count down to Christmas. The count according to my children is 14 days. I don't like to count down to Christmas because I love the Christmas season. The actual day is sad if you ask me. It's the finality of the season. The… Continue reading Odds & Ends
No, it is isn't November again. (Though a do-over would be great!) I'm just thankful right now like... Safety from the wildfires - I'm not in California and a pretty far drive from there as well! But seeing those fires and hearing the stories tears my heart apart. Just yesterday on NPR there was a… Continue reading Random prayers
Happy mid week, friends! If you are like me you are working for another fun and festive weekend of celebrating the season. I just love celebrating the month with the monthly link up with Anne and this month also Catherine. Tis the season for candles. I'm lighting my favorites from Bath & Body Works. I'm… Continue reading Currently…Christmas
I give you Healthy Girl Challenge....Holiday Style! You're drinking water like a champ <high five!> You're moving <double high five!> So let's build on those.... Maybe you aren't quite where you need to be on your water intake. Here's an easy and beautiful way to increase your daily intake. As soon as you wake up in… Continue reading On the 5th of December….
TBB ASKS Questions Monday, DEC 4th 1. Real or Fake Tree? REAL Tree! This is part of our yearly Thanksgiving Tradition of going to Boone and getting a live tree from Greene Tree Farm. This year marks the 9th year of this tradition. We have had all sorts of trees but I have found I… Continue reading A Little Christmas Q&A
Sup. I'll tell you what's up... Exactly. I don't know because I don't care because I'm too damn tired. Happy December. All this week I've had (prewritten) posts to publish. Gift Guide 1: The 10 Year Old Female Gift Guide: Little Man Gift Guide: His n Her’s And I posted one to get your blood… Continue reading Friday Number Um Something
I have found that the older I get the more I don't really care for gifts from others. Isn't that a terrible comment? Isn't honesty often really blunt? I am thirty-six and I have my own taste in fashion, accessories, and all that jazz. When I open a gift and it's one of those items… Continue reading Gift Guide: His n Her’s
I have a five year old boy. If you have had or have a five year old boy then you know that they are little bundles of pure joy and also a hefty dose of Dennis the Menace. They also want every single thing they see. Shopping for a five year old boy is not… Continue reading Gift Guide: Little Man
Keep it simple, stupid. Haha that's the idea when I do these challenges. I read a lot of blogs and hear a lot of people "struggling" - half of y'all ain't even on the struggle bus you're just on the lazy bus. WHEW felt good to get that off my chest. If you haven't read… Continue reading Holiday Remix!!!
Tis the season for shopping. Today is the first of four gift guides I'm posting out this week. I thought the order should be first born, second born, then the old farts. Here's a peek at what I'm getting my ten year old this Christmas. 1. A note. What, you say? Yes. This year my… Continue reading Gift Guide 1: The 10 Year Old Female