Friday Thoughts

• Bokeh-crazy. That’s me. I put in at least an hour yesterday playing with depth of field, changing focus, seeing just what I could conjure up with my lens ....more

Holiday Gift Tag Printables

When we first saw these, we were blown away with how gorgeous they were....more

“The Other Talk”: Changing the Conversation about Postmenopause

After we reach age 50, are there still some things that mom knows best? Well, as you’ll see in this funny video “The Other Talk”, the answer is a resounding YES, especially when it comes to... This is a content summary ....more

Oh hey Friday

This Friday couldn't be more excited for me. No. Nope ....more

Fifteen Year Olds Are Stupid – A Love Story

If you’ve learned nothing from me so far (which you haven’t because my blog is hardly educational), at least learn this. Women are idiots. All it takes for a woman to fall in love is a book. As I recall, it was The Hobbit, silliness.A fifteen year old looking into the most beautiful set of blue eyes, listening to a passionate man, she’s done. Done for, I say!!A fifteen year old grows up, gets hurt and falls on her face. Eventually she turns into a forty six year old. A smarter, wiser and sometimes bitter forty six year old....more

Classmate Holiday Gift: Reindeer Noses + Free Printable

I love making gifts. I love giving gifts. I love seeing the smile on someone's face when they open it. I want my children to know this same feeling. In a world where  a "sense of entitlement" seems to be increasingly more common, I'm trying harder than ever to teach my children the opposite. I don't believe the world "owes" us something; I believe WE owe the world something. Our mark on humanity should be that we made the world a better place, we spread love and laughter, and we showed kindness and compassion to our fellow human beings. ...more

Tomato Bruschetta on Crostini

Can you believe that Christmas is almost here? ...more

Countdown to Christmas: Friday Funnies Christmas Edition

It’s six days to Christmas and i still haven’t purchased my husband’s gift but that’s alright…everything will come together as it should on the special day. ...more


Good Friday morning!I'm currently traveling on the road, so I thought I'd bring you guys some of my Friday favorites (HOLIDAY EDITION) from around the web today. 1. Like these Thumbprint Snowman cookies... I'm thinking Santa needs these in his life ....more