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2016 Holiday Gift Guide (20 Stores!)

The following gift guide is sponsored by Savings.com and contains affiliate links.  That just means that I make a small commission off items purchased through the links.  It doesn’t cost you a penny more! Today officially marks the start of … Continue reading

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Hand-Painted Wine Glasses – A Simple How-To

I love to give gifts, but sometimes I really struggle with choosing what to give the person who has everything.  Most of my girlfriends are huge fans of wine, so we often gift each other with wine or new wine … Continue reading

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Gift Wrap 101 Plus Free Customizable Gift Tags

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WrapGiveRepeat #CollectiveBias While I know that gifts have nothing to do with the true meaning of the holiday season, I can’t help but … Continue reading

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Holiday Hot Chocolate Mousse

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #YourSeasonIsServed #CollectiveBias I am all about quick and easy, especially when the holidays roll around.  My to-do list is a mile long, generally … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Peppermint Mocha Fudge

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CollectiveBias My family only really gets together for two big holidays per year, Thanksgiving and Christmas.  Those are the two days that … Continue reading

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American Girl Doll Giveaway

Enter to win American Girl’s 2016 Girl of the Year Lea Clark Lea Clark™, the 2016 Girl of the Year, dives in to new adventures and explores what’s in her heart. The 18″ Lea doll is only available until 12/31/16, … Continue reading

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The Coffee Table Test

“Like many of you, I stayed up far to late Tuesday night / Wednesday morning, watching the election results roll in.  I’m still suffering from an election hangover.  My emotions were all over the place, and any time emotions run … Continue reading

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How To Make A Cat Scratch Pad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are my own. #ToPetsWithLove #CollectiveBias If you follow me on Instagram, you already know how much my cats are a part of my life. They are … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom and Herb Stuffed Chicken

Learn how to cook, try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, BE FEARLESS  and above all, have fun! ~ Julia Child I remember hours of my childhood spent watching cooking shows like The Frugal Gourmet (Jeff Smith), Justin Wilson and others … Continue reading

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The Realities of Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is less than a month away and I am already dreaming about two very specific things. The first thing, I can’t tell you about yet…it’s a secret (you’ll find out the last week of November). The other, well that’s … Continue reading

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