If any of you were following along with our #grant2disney weekend, you probably noticed I was Instagram-ing, Facebook-ing and Tweet-ing pretty much non-stop. Why didn’t my iPhone die? Why wasn’t I sitting on the floor of a public bathroom, trying to charge my phone? Because I tried this out… OK, maybe some of you know […]
Did you get any pretty flowers for Valentine’s Day? I did. Hubs brought home a gorgeous arrangement, with stargazer lilies and roses the size of tea cups! But less than a week later, I found myself needing to spruce it up a bit. These flowers were gorgeous. I am not understanding how I failed to […]
Does anyone else feel like they are just as busy as they were this time last month…? You know, during the mad rush of the holidays…? I don’t know how this is possible, yet it seems to be the case. What was Christmas shopping and wrapping and baking and parties is now grocery shopping and […]
Did I tell you that I am not making New Year’s Resolutions anymore? Do you know anyone who managed to stick to one for the full year? Me neither. More and more, I’m convinced that change is actually the result of a lot of little efforts. Why don’t we call them New Year’s Efforts instead? […]
The secret to making melt-in-your-mouth steak. No matter what the cut, this method is fool proof for tender, juicy steak every time.
The best and easiest way to organize and store Christmas decorations? Organize them by color.
Holiday parties. Yay! What do I wear? Boo! This is not a sponsored post, I just wanted to share this little find with you. Back in October, Handsome Hubby and I had a black tie charity event to go to and I needed an evening gown. I would have to take off my Mom Uniform […]
Recently, I have been getting comments from people who have expressed surprise when they learned my age (45) or met Devin, my oldest son (20), saying that they thought I was much younger. (Really!? Tell me more!) While lifestyle and genetics certainly play a role, I want to share a couple of my “beauty tips” […]
When hitting the Halloween clearance section, don’t just look for items to use next year, be on the look out for things that you can use right now when decorating for Thanksgiving. In this case, glittery Halloween hairspray.
Using silica gel is a great way to preserve and protect your seasonal decor, especially items left in apothecary jars.