“For me growing up, Christmas time was always the most fantastic, exciting time of year, and you’d stay up until three in the morning. You’d hear the parents wrapping in the other room but you knew that also, maybe, they were in collusion with Santa Claus.” ~ Chris Pine Wrapped Presents I know, I know, Y’all are thinking isn’t it ….
“I love Hallmark movies because they make movies that you don’t see anymore… and at a time when there is so much evil in the world, it’s kind of nice to be able to retreat to something like a Hallmark Movies and Mysteries.” ~ Rita Moreno Graphic Tees I feel like graphic tees are my ugly sweaters or Christmas leggings ….
“Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall.” — Larry Wilde Trimming the Tree If you are like I am, then your tree has probably been up since before Halloween and decorated since November 1. If you have a little more patience then I have, your tree is ….
“Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values.” ~ Thomas S. Monson Happy Blogmas friends! Now that we all need a vacay from our vacay and are stuffed full ….
“Opening presents at midnight on Christmas Eve – midnight! As soon as it turns to Christmas Day, we’re opening those gifts.” ~ Frankie Grande Black Friday! Have we all recovered from the food comas we were in yesterday? I certainly am not! Not only are the actual holiday DAYS different this year, so is the preparation and shopping. While I ….
“Thanksgiving Day is a good day to recommit our energies to giving thanks and just giving.” ~ Amy Grant Happy Thanksgiving Framily! What a year it has been and what a crazy way for it to end! Life is crazy and unpredictable and sometimes it can just bleeping suck. But on the other side it is also beautiful, joyful, and ….
“Thanksgiving just gets me all warm and tingly and all kinds of wonderful inside.” ~ Willard Scott Some Links are affiliate links and I receive a small commission (usually to help pay for my coffee habits) at no extra cost to you. A Different Thanksgiving While Thanksgiving might look vastly different for many of us this year, one thing that ….
“I think decor says a lot about someone’s social position, their taste, their sensibility, their work – and also about the aesthetic way I have chosen to tell their story.” ~ Pedro Almodovar NOT Becoming a Home Decor Blogger I feel like I need to specify this with, I am not a home decor blogger person type nor am I ….
“When the seasons shift, even the subtle beginning, the scent of a promised change, I feel something stir inside me. Hopefulness? Gratitude? Openness? Whatever it is, it’s welcome.” ~ Kristin Armstrong Autumn Nostalgia I know, I know, I am straddling seasons like a poorly timed pole vaulter, (of which I was way to short to ever be) but before I ….
“My weakness is wearing too much leopard print.” ~ Jackie Collins All About the Roar ‘Tis the season for sweaters and animal print! I admit I have gone outside my comfort zone this season and splurged quite a bit on animal print clothes, more so even then last year! If 2020 is good for anything, it is that despite life ….