2021 Holiday Gift Guide Compilation

2021 Holiday Gift Guide Compilation

"Make gifts meaningful by putting the time in creating them, whether baking and cooking, or in making arts and craft. It will all have more meaning for the giver and receiver." ~ Lidia Bastianich  This post contains affiliate links where I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you, but it does help support [...]

Dear Santa

Dear Santa

"Alas! How dreary would be the world if there was no Santa Claus! There would be no childlike faith then, no poetry, no romance to make tolerable this existence." ~ Francis P. Church Christmas Reflections Every year I do a Christmas reflection post whether I talk about grief or the fact it isn't always the jolliest [...]

Wanderlusting: Kennebunkport at Christmas Time

Wanderlusting: Kennebunkport at Christmas Time

"For Christmas is tradition time; Traditions that recall, the precious memories down the years, the sameness of them all." ~ Helen Lowrie Marshall Kennebunkport Kennebunkport is the quintessential New England town. Located on the well known coast of Maine and discovered in 1653 before officially being established in 1820, it is rich in history, old New England [...]

Festive Nails

Festive Nails

"May your nails be merry and bright" ~ Tammy Taylor A Good Manicure Nothing beats a GREAT mani-pedi except maybe a festive nail! As a teenager slash young adult, (think early twenties) I was all about an awesome manicure. In fact I had what some would call daggers, my nails were NATURALLY (Something I was [...]