I love decorating for Christmas and bringing in a little more sparkle during the season. Our home is usually full of neutrals and blue, but I’m enjoying more pops of color this December. Once the decorations are up, I’m definitely ready for holiday baking with the kids (stay tuned for recipes!). I hope you […] via … Continue reading No-Knit Sweater Stockings and More…Re-Blog
Holiday seasons are meant to be fun, but usually, we get caught up with a lot of important stuff to do: gift - shopping, sprucing up the house Christmas-style, choosing and decorating the tree, and yes, baking cookies. It's time to take a deep breath and cut down on the workload. This Christmas season, instead … Continue reading How to Host a Cookie Exchange Party
https://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=PLNxvOHHWCjFjoLDB0VoLBxsDJKMfQcdBY&hl=en_US Howdy friends! I think I have mentioned it several times lately that I am really excited for the holiday season. I have barely done a lick of shopping nor is there anything I am hoping to receive except joyful times with family and friends! I started decorating yesterday (for the first time ever before … Continue reading Thrifty DIY Christmas Decorations: A Reblog
Today, I'm not writing a long post. I am letting this amazing infographic speak for itself. Please read it. Understand it. And remember it this holiday season.
I’m talking trash today! 🙂 I have two Christmas crafts for you, and both DIY Christmas Tree Cones are made with supplies you might regularly toss in the trash – soda cans and milk cartons. Thank you to designers Debi Schmitz and Kathleen George for sharing with us ways to decorate for Christmas that involve […] … Continue reading Recycled Christmas Crafts From Soda Cans and Milk Cartons
Spread some holiday cheer when you create a chandelier wreath to add warmth to your dining room. Your dining room is an important gathering spot during the holiday season. It's where you join with your family and friends to dine, share stories, and stuff yourself with pumpkin pie! Adding a chandelier wreath will add a touch of elegant holiday decor.
Yesterday was Cyber Monday, and a couple of days before that, Black Friday. The best Christmas shopping deals are gone!....or so you think. If you didn't join the rest of the 'multitude' in snagging up those once-in-a-year deals, DO NOT FRET. Just stick with me this morning and together, we would discover ways on how to … Continue reading How to Find the Best Christmas Deals in December
This easy taco soup offers you hearty and perfectly balanced flavor in a flash! Days are getting hectic as we count down to Christmas. We need meals that are flavorful, nutritious, and comforting.
This year's Thanksgiving is barely two days away, and like all other Thanksgivings before it, there is going to be lots and lots of food. Probably more food than you and your guests can handle, err....eat; from the leftover turkey and tantalizing pieces of pumpkin pie to a plate or two of sweet taters. So, … Continue reading 4 Creative Uses for Leftover Sweet Potatoes…..The Nigerian Style!
Thanksgiving is only a few days away, and it's time to share my secret recipe for Peanut Pie. It's rich, decadent. In the South, we have a saying when something's this good: "Slap Yo Mama!". This pie is so rich, so decadent, and so satisfying it makes me want to cry when I take a bite.