Pandemic Holiday Checklist: 8 Things We All Need Right Now

Pandemic Holiday Checklist: 8 Things We All Need Right Now

“Surreal” is the word that keeps coming to mind. Life has felt like an alternative universe for quite a while now, and it feels even stranger during the holiday season. After a year of much sacrifice, reality is requiring us to forgo traditions we hold dear and distance ourselves from people we may feel we’ve […]

DIY Chocolate Covered Roses Lotion Bars for V-Day!

DIY Chocolate Covered Roses Lotion Bars for V-Day!

This chocolate-covered rose lotion bar recipe is great for Valentine’s Day or Mother’s day! They look like roses and smell like chocolate. The perfect gift! Valentine’s day is for roses, chocolate, bubble baths, and celebrating all things love! I enjoy celebrating those around me by reminding them just how much they mean. Quite often, that […]

Homemade Christmas Gifts for Everyone You Know

Homemade Christmas Gifts for Everyone You Know

Homemade Christmas gifts are a great way to save money, express your creativity, and give family members a unique DIY gift that can’t be bought with cash! Homemade Christmas Gifts I always feel a bit overwhelmed by our society’s shopping mentality during the Christmas season. The stores are so packed with holiday shoppers that I […]

All of the Happy Holidays Between Thanksgiving and the New Year

Part of the fun, tinsel-laced, snow-kissed holiday tension during this stretch of the year is determining whether to say “Merry Christmas,” because it reminds you of your childhood and watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on TV, or saying “Happy Holidays,” which has no sentimental value except that it includes the previously excluded. The reality […]

Scented Pine Cones for Holiday Decor and Potpourri

Scented Pine Cones for Holiday Decor and Potpourri

These DIY cinnamon and vanilla-scented pine cones smell and look great! They’re subtle, beautiful, and the perfect addition to holiday decor and potpourri. Ever walk into a store with overwhelming chemical holiday fragrances? I’m talking smack you in the face, unbelievably strong fragrance. I avoid these stores! Strong scents can trigger migraines, asthma attacks, and […]

Stuffing From Scratch with Homemade Bread Cubes

Stuffing From Scratch with Homemade Bread Cubes

Ever made homemade stuffing from scratch? Not adding to store-bought bread cubes, I’m talking about making bread cubes for stuffing and adding things to it! Well, you’re in luck because it’s pretty simple. Do you call it stuffing, or dressing? Either way, a roast turkey is incomplete without, it. I don’t know why I always […]