The Best Faux Leather Jacket.

I've sung the praises of this jacket before, but here we are i...more

Christmas Comes Creeping

It’s that time of year again – the time when we all bitch about Christmas Creepage. You know – how Christmas decorations and other fol-de-rol appear earlier every year, so that now they practically impinge on Halloween.You get no sympathy from me. Here’s why....more

10 Things I Hate About Christmas Shopping

If you're anything like me, you know that mall Christmas shopping in December is akin to the 8th circle of hell. Shop 'til you drop is right - I'm down for the count in five minutes. ...more
Poor thing! Allergies are awful!more

Holiday Gift Guide: Under $25.

simple and nice!more

Five Favorites

Happy Friday! Below, I’ve listed some things I’m currently obsessing over.Well.. maybe not currently.I may or may not have always been obsessed with these things…...more

Year-round Christmas Shopping

So, we recently got through the Christmas in July sales, and I believe I even saw some summer “Black Friday” marketing attempts by a retailer that rhymes with Farget.  Is this crazy?  Yes…and no.  Although I am not alone in being someone who shops for Christmas gifts all year long, I know that folks who join me in this madness are few and far between.  Most of the time, I get comments like “You’re crazy” when I tell people about my early Christmas shopping habit.  However, if you’ve read my blog about grocery shopping and dinner lists, you can probably understand a ...more

Holiday Gift Guide for Him.

Dads, boyfriends, and brothers need a little gift love too, am I right? (Thank you to the fellas who reached out via Twitter + text to shoot me some ideas! You were instrumental.)Because shopping this time of year can be an absolute nightmare, you can buy everything below from the safety of your couch....more
I love to see a well-put-together man. The first one that comes to mind is David Beckham. ...more

He's Sweet Like A Lollipop [If You Take The Time To Pick Off The Pocket Lint]

The stairs groan and the lights of the Christmas tree  seem to cast his shadow a little longer than normal as he slowly slips, step by step, down to...more

Christmas Shopping

Hopefully by now, you've completed most of your Christmas shopping.  If not, you're in luck!!  Amazon is still running daily deals!In addition to Amazon, don't forget to check ebay for your holiday gift needs.  Frequently, you can find new, still in the package items and for less than you would pay at the store.  With ebay, however, you're running out of time.  Make sure with any purchase on ebay that you allow more than ample time for shipping.  Some are overseas and even those stateside use the postal service to ship....more
We use ebay a lot at Christmas. lol Best place for those hard to find dvd sets. ;-)more