Holidays · Organization

Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Insuring Success with Plans and Schedules (Week 3)

Last weekend my sister showed me a few spaces in her home that she recently re-organized in preparation for Christmas. As we walked around taking in the pantry, closets and bathroom cabinets (yes, we tour each other's homes for fun!), I realized that a couple of my basic organization principles applied well to our calendars… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Insuring Success with Plans and Schedules (Week 3)

Holidays · Recipes

12 Of My Favorite Holiday Appetizers!

In my house, it's pretty accurate to say that appetizers are one of our favorite parts of the holidays. Paul would happily make a meal out of cheeseball, dips and pigs in a blanket. If you're looking for a great appetizer for a party or just to treat your family, I've compiled 12 of our… Continue reading 12 Of My Favorite Holiday Appetizers!

Frugal Living · Holidays

Frugal Christmas Photo Card Hacks!

this post contains affiliate and referral links - I will receive a commission if you make a purchase through the links provided ❤ One of my favorite Christmas traditions is sending and receiving Christmas cards! I love doing photo cards, but they can be very expensive to put together, especially when you add in the… Continue reading Frugal Christmas Photo Card Hacks!

Holidays · Organization

Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: All About Gifts (Week 2)

Last week we started this series with some decluttering and organizing (catch up here if you missed that post!). Today we're moving on to the thing that probably takes most of your time and energy at Christmas - GIFTS. Week Two: Gifts TAKE INVENTORY: If you shop during the year or have already purchased some… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: All About Gifts (Week 2)

Holidays · Recipes

What I’m Making For Thanksgiving Dinner {2019}

Although I'm not hosting Thanksgiving this year, I still get to make some delicious Thanksgiving food. We are celebrating with my family in Tennessee and are actually having our big Thanksgiving meal this weekend! My mom and sister are amazing cooks and I'm very excited to eat all the things they're making. My mom and… Continue reading What I’m Making For Thanksgiving Dinner {2019}

Friday Favorites

5 Pictures on (Feline) Friday | 11.8.19

Happy Feline Friday! My kitties are pretty frequent subjects over on Instagram, but they haven't shown up on the blog in a while so I'm dedicating this 5 on Friday to them! I adopted these two as two-month-old kittens almost seven years ago. They are both named after female characters on The Andy Griffith Show… Continue reading 5 Pictures on (Feline) Friday | 11.8.19

Holidays · Organization

Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Tackle The Clutter (Week 1)

It can be easy to get overwhelmed this time of year, as you look ahead to all that has to happen between now and December 31st! Along with the normal stuff of laundry, meals, work and daily routines, there will be gifts to buy and wrap, goodies to bake, parties to plan, shopping to get… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Tackle The Clutter (Week 1)