Every year, Dan and I sit down on New Year’s Eve and go through our memory jar with memories from the past year. Not sure what a memory jar is? Well, it is a jar where we keep keep slips of paper with memorable events and dates. Throughout the year, each of us write down […]
The beginning of the Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival celebration is coming up on February 5. We’ve never celebrated the Chinese New Year in our family, but recently I learned more about the activities, food, and fun involved with the holiday and thought it would be interesting to share what I’ve learned with you!
Get the 2020 Memory Jar Printables Looking for a fun activity for New Year’s Eve? Every year, my husband and go through our memory jar from the previous year and reminisce. What is a memory jar? Throughout the year we write down good things that have happened in our lives. Memorable events, exciting trips, and even […]
Get the 2020 Memory Jar Printables Looking for a fun activity for New Year’s Eve? My husband and I like to go through our memory jar from the previous year and reminisce. What is a memory jar? Throughout the year we write down good things that have happened in our lives. Memorable events, exciting trips, and […]
I have always loved penguins. I don’t know what it is about them, but I just adore the little waddling creatures. I have had penguin pajamas, penguin slippers, penguin stuffed animals, and one year my sister even adopted a penguin in my name! I know I’m not the only penguin-lover out there. If you are […]
Who says you need kids to have fun during the Christmas season? I’ve shown you some great ideas for an Elf on the Shelf Gone Wild, and now I’d like to share this fun and sexy advent calendar that is sure to spice up your holiday season! Supplies needed: 24 toilet paper tubes (or small […]
As September is coming to a close, you are probably looking forward to the falling leaves and dressing up for Halloween. However, if you plan to host Thanksgiving at your house this year, you should really start getting organized now. Hosting family and friends for Thanksgiving dinner can be a very stressful undertaking!
Earlier in the summer, I wrote about how certain foods remind me of moments in my life. The same is true of music. When I’m listening to the radio and a song from college comes on, I can almost smell the cheap beer, smoke and heavy cologne of late-night parties. Or I can feel the heartbreak of former loves and the comforting touch of my friends. It is amazing how your senses are so in tune with your memories.
Not too long ago, I introduced our dog Honey to Natural Balance treats and shared our experience with you here on the blog. We still buy these treats for her since she loved them so much. When Natural Balance wanted me to check out their Natural Balance Delectable Delights Wet Cups, I think I was more […]
One easy way to make your gifts look more exciting is to add Christmas ornaments on them. What is great about this, is that you are giving two gifts in one! What is even better? You don’t have to limit yourself to using them only during the holidays. Especially if you can find a good assortment of ornaments.