5 Gifts for the Dog Lovers in Your Life

If you are new to this blog, let me tell you something now: I’m a dog lover. I have two dogs, Bentley and Lambo, and they are in my squad. The three of us are inseparable, and the early morning and late night snuggle sessions are some of my favorite times. That being said, I love any type of present that shows how much I adore my pets....more

currently: the christmas not overload edition

Welcome to the last month of the year. WhatThe...I'll give you a second to silently curse to yourself in amazement at how fast this year has gone, and then we'll get started with the last 2015 Currently linkup. ...more

Elegant Christmas Decor- Easy DIY

These are so beautiful and easy to make!These Christmas Decors are so easy to make, and you’ll have a lot of the materials, already.  They’re so elegant and pretty.  Your guests will love them!I hope you find some you want to make! ...more

Damn you, December

I don’t want to come across as a misery, or lacking in Christmas cheer. I like a mince pie and a sweet sherry as much as the next person, but I have a question…Where the fuck did 2015 go?Once again, I find myself standing in my kitchen, hands on hips, staring in indignation at the calendar, thinking ‘Really? Is that it 2015? Is that all you’ve got for me, you fast-moving bastard.’ ...more

13 Blooming Plant Choices For Christmas, Other Than Poinsettias

13 Blooming Plant Choices For Christmas, Other Than Poinsettias...more

on to christmas

It's hard to write a post about Thanksgiving when I'm sitting on my couch, staring at our Christmas tree. The colorful lights are making our floors look like a mix of pinky, and blue-y, and green-y. The party lights from the projection tree topper (seriously, best purchase ever....more

19 steps to a perfectly decorated Christmas tree

This morning I asked my Facebook friends to guess how many feature length films it would take me to decorate my 9-foot pre-light perennially perfect Christmas tree. The guesses ranged between 3.5 and 4, which came pretty close. It appears I’m known for laborious efforts in the Christmas department. You, too, can decorate a tree like me. Just follow these steps:...more

5 Ways to Spread Love on the Internet Right Now

If you want to carry over the warm buzz of Thanksgiving and offer up some good cheer for shoppers to open when they get home from their gift acquiring adventures, I present my own version of Cyber Monday. ...more
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Christmas at Monica's Table Holiday Guide

Girlfriends, this is such an exciting week. Thanksgiving happened today, and I’m sure you’re busy with that!Now is  pre-launch time for my Christmas at Monica’s Table Holiday Guide. ...more