It's that time of year: THE SEVENTH ANNUAL VALENTINES EXCHANGE. I'm going to be honest, I nearly backed out this year. But so many folks contacted me saying they wanted something to look forward to - and I feel you on that front, ladies - that I backed off on my backing off. However, sadly, this will probably be the last year for me. I'll find an alternative swap … Read More.
Happy December 1st! Has it hit you yet? No more “Christmas is coming” because “Christmas is HERE IN YOUR FACE” barreling down the tracks making everyone feel ill-prepared and underdressed. And by underdressed I mean you left your Christmas sweater at the dry cleaners. Again. As a blogger, sometimes I find myself ahead of the holiday curve doing yuletide fun in August, only … Read More.
Good morning America, how are you? I’m here. Still in my pajamas and harboring a post-election hangover and head cold, but what are you going to do? Oh yeah: Christmas. That is what you are going to do. On this particular occasion I want to thank Michael’s, for not only letting me participate in their Annual Dream Tree Challenge for the third time, but for giving me a … Read More.
Happy Halloween! Hi there! In the spirit of knocking on the doors of strangers and looking like a fool for candy, I wanted to say a couple things. 1. If … Read More.
Greetings loved ones. October 1 has come and gone which means it's full throttle on the Halloween decorations. Amiright? In years past I have settled for some … Read More.
Yesterday marked the first day of fall and so begins the annual PUMPKIN SPECTACULAR. This weekend I'm clearing off a credenza and filling with all the weird and … Read More.
A few years ago I started getting emails from product companies about chalk paint. Chalk paint this, chalk paint that. It was, dare I use the word; trendy. The … Read More.
With barbecue season on its way out the door, it's time to bring entertaining indoors. Welcome your friends. Treat your family. Invite your neighbors. Celebrate the … Read More.
*Whooosh!* Did you hear that? That was the sound of summer getting up and leaving. Says she's only going to get a sandwich and "I'll be back in a minute." but … Read More.