Friday Favorites · Holidays

July 4th Weekend {2020}

July 4th wasn't much different for us than usual - Paul often works on the 4th, and I'm not a huge fan of fireworks or sitting out in the heat - so not having parades or fireworks shows didn't bother us. 🙂 I headed to Tennessee on Thursday evening and spent the first part of… Continue reading July 4th Weekend {2020}

Holidays · Organization · Time Management

How To Prepare For Christmas In July

I know that many people are horrified with how early those Christmas displays begin to appear in the stores. It doesn't bother me - I love Christmas and really enjoy planning and preparing for the season. I find that planning ahead makes Christmas much less stressful financially and emotionally and helps me to to enjoy… Continue reading How To Prepare For Christmas In July

Recipes · Time Management

Menu Monday: Crock Pots and Summertime! {7.6.20}

This post contains affiliate links – I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. ❤ I use my crock pot way more in the summer than I do the rest of the year - it's such a great way to keep the kitchen cool! Last week I used it… Continue reading Menu Monday: Crock Pots and Summertime! {7.6.20}

Friday Favorites · Holidays

June 2020 Review and Monthly Favorites

This post contains affiliate links – I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links ❤ I'm wrapping up June with my favorites from the month. I've got a bunch of things from a wide range of categories. Let's jump in! Memory Favorites: It's amazing how much fun you can pack… Continue reading June 2020 Review and Monthly Favorites

Recipes · Time Management

Menu Monday + Paula Deen’s Influence! {6.22.20}

One of the best things that came out of the COVID-19/Coronavirus months had to be Paula Deen's Quarantine Cooking series on YouTube! It is almost like you're pulling a chair up to her kitchen counter and sipping sweet tea while she cooks in front of you. I've spent a lot of time doing that in… Continue reading Menu Monday + Paula Deen’s Influence! {6.22.20}

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How To Choose Exterior Paint Colors For Your Home

This post contains affiliate links – I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links ❤ Earlier this year we realized it was time to paint all the trim around the windows on our house. After some research and honestly assessing the quality of our work staining the deck, we decided… Continue reading How To Choose Exterior Paint Colors For Your Home