Celebrating the Easter Holiday

For adults, as the Easter holiday approaches we think of more than just bunnies and candy. It is also beautiful church services, seeing joy on their child’s face and the promise of spring and warmer days being just ahead. While … Continue reading

Spring is Finally Here

It’s finally spring! Oh, this winter has been a rough one for most of us. With record snowfall and blistering cold temperatures, I for one am just happy to see the word spring appear on the calendar! Even though it’s … Continue reading

Something New

Every now and then it’s nice to stray from the norm. Try something different. Whether that something different is a new food, a new clothing style, maybe even a book. Trying something new gets us outside our comfort zone, which … Continue reading

Why Write Letters

We’ve talked about it before, one of the reasons we don’t write much anymore is because there seem to be much easier ways to communicate. Or at least quicker ways like the telephone, social media, texting, and email. What method … Continue reading

Personalized Self Stick Memo Cubes

While, it is not necessarily what I would call a new year resolution, I have decided that I will start remembering things more. Or, rather start writing myself notes more. So what better way to do that than to use … Continue reading

Reasons for a Thank You

This time of year, many of us are still making last minute attempts to get those thank you notes sent out from all the holiday gifts we received. In my house this year, that is especially true. We had a … Continue reading

Entertaining in Your At-Home Bar

Not that long ago almost all homes kept up a small bar stocked inside their home. Whether it was a large elaborate room dedicated only to indulging in libations and entertaining, or just a small cabinet set in the living … Continue reading

Keeping in Touch

During the winter months it can be much more difficult to keep in touch with family and friends. This has been especially true this winter as many of us have had to experience a more frustrating winter than normal due … Continue reading

Chalkboard Trend

Once a new trend makes its way into the either fashion or home decor world, it’s not long before it appears here. And there is a trend that has been so popular for a couple of years now that it … Continue reading

The Origins of Valentine’s Day

The origins of Valentine’s Day trace back to the ancient Roman celebration of Lupercalia. Held on February 15, Lupercalia honored the gods Lupercus and Faunus, as well as the legendary founders of Rome, Romulus and Remus. For 800 years the … Continue reading