15 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR MOOD

The skies are a dull gray, with no sign of the sun.  It’s mid-march, the final weeks of winter. You think you made it through, but then it hits you… the winter blahs. For me, this is a case of feeling unmotivated, bored, uninspired, and sometimes sad. The blahs seem to come from out of …

FEBRUARY, YOU’RE PERFECT: BUCKET LIST

February is the shortest month of the year. The month smack dab in the middle of winter. By now the highs of Christmas are gone.  Those last days in January may have seemed long and grim. But at last, here to grace us with her presence, February, fun size, and full of rouge.  It’s the …

JANUARY, YOU’RE PERFECT: BUCKET LIST

I took a  short winter break to enjoy the holidays with family. I hope you guys did too! Now I am getting ready for the new year. I sat down today to work on some resolutions. As cliche as it sounds, January is a month of new beginnings and fresh starts.  I totally hop on the …

A CHRISTMAS TRADITION

“Christmas is far and away my favorite holiday. I love everything about it, from the event that inspired it, hoping for a white one, to wrapping presents. But mostly I love having family and friends gathered, and sharing traditions.” — Ellen Hopkins This year was our second year going out to cut down a fresh …

Christmas Clutter Hack

The leaves have all fallen in our front yard and have been cleaned up. Thanksgiving has come and gone. It’s officially December and it’s time to start putting out the Christmas decorations in our house.  Undoubtedly, a new collection of items throughout the year have managed to find  a home on our bookshelves, like my cookbooks. We …

Being Supermom at Christmas

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are really what help to keep a family together over the long haul.” -Caroline Kennedy Shop …

Christmas Bucket List

Christmas will be here before we know it. I think it’s best to take the time to slow down and enjoy the season! Here is what’s on my Christmas bucket list. Christmas Bucket List Drink Hot Chocolate Go on a Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt Watch a Classic Christmas Movie Bake Christmas Cookies Wrap Presents and Make …