Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

Celebrating My Parents’ 40th Anniversary!

My sister and I love planning parties together, and we were so happy to plan one to celebrate our parents' 40th anniversary! We knew we wanted it to be much smaller and more intimate than their 35th anniversary (although that was a great event, too!). We decided to gift them a family photo session followed… Continue reading Celebrating My Parents’ 40th Anniversary!

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

Mother’s Day Gift Guide {2021}

There are three weeks left until Mother's Day! Have you started thinking about what you'll gift to the moms in your life? I have a little roundup of ideas, all under $25! These are a collection of some of my favorite things or items that I think make meaningful Mother's Day gifts. Difficult Mother's Day… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide {2021}

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

My Best Party Planning Tip: Develop A Theme!

This post is sponsored by Hostess With The Mostess A well executed theme makes a party feel extra special. A theme can be a color scheme, a phrase, a collection of things the honoree loves or anything else that drives the decisions for most of the party elements. The theme can be reflected in the… Continue reading My Best Party Planning Tip: Develop A Theme!

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays · Recipes

5 Recipes You Should Make This Weekend

In 2019 my family celebrated Thanksgiving a few weeks early so that my mom could help our Nana after a scheduled surgery the week of Thanksgiving. My sister and I never like to pass up a chance for good food, so we decided to get together again on Thanksgiving Day and have a "not-Thanksgiving-Thanksgiving-meal." We… Continue reading 5 Recipes You Should Make This Weekend

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

Christmas Recap {2020}

We kicked off our Christmas celebration early in December with back to back Christmas programs! One of our favorite local theatres put on a wonderful program that made me feel like I was one of the shepherds longing for the Messiah's arrival. The next day we enjoyed, as always, the beautiful and uplifting music at… Continue reading Christmas Recap {2020}

Holidays · Organization · Time Management

3 Things To Do After Christmas

Christmas isn't over yet! At the time this post goes live, the fun has just begun! I'm not about to rush ahead - I'm savoring every glorious moment - but I wanted to get this information out there so that it's fresh in your mind once the holiday is over. Here are three things you… Continue reading 3 Things To Do After Christmas