4 Ways to Teach your Children to Give Back at Christmas

While spending time with family and getting gifts are both nice, children need to learn how to give back during the holidays. Though it’s a joyous time of the year for many, there are some kids and adults who may be struggling due to lack of family or resources. The...

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Get Featured…Small Business Spotlight

In 2013 I set out to do a regular feature on my blog called the Sunday Spotlight. At that time I had sincerely hoped to have enough interest in the series to share a small business with all my readers every Sunday. It's much harder to get the information out there...

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Burlap Flower Wreaths {DIY project}

Happy first day of Autumn! I'm so happy to have Deanne here from 2RusticPlace with another wreath tutorial!  In case you missed it, Deanne shared a great Halloween wreath tutorial previously. Who doesn’t love flowers!?! I mean they can brighten up any day, smell...

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25 Amazing Apple Desserts

One of the great things about fall is the apples. There is so much you can do with apples. Apple butter, apple cake, apple pie, applesauce...there are so many different ways to prepare apples that it reminds me of that scene in Forrest Gump when Bubba goes...

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Happy National Dog Day 2016

Happy National Dog Day 2016! If you have a puppy and want to share the love on social media, be sure to use hashtag #NationalDogDay I have loved and supported Best Friends Animal Society for a while now. I am happy to report that great things are coming from them in...

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All or Nothing Day…Carpe Diem

Did you know that July 26th is All of Nothing Day? Carpe Diem! Seize the Day! According to Cute Calendar this is what they have to say about All or Nothing Day... All or Nothing Day takes place on July 26, 2016. All or Nothing Day is the one perfect day in...

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What’s Pampered Chef Kitchen {Small Business Spotlight}

I have no doubt you looked at the title of this post and thought "Small business? How in the world is Pampered Chef a small business?" In the big scheme of things it is not a small business, but for all the consultants around the country it is their small business!...

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Mon Câlin Dolls {Small Business Spotlight}

Recently I had the pleasure of "meeting" Monica fromMon Câlin Dolls via a Facebook sewing group, Dolls and Daydreams, that I joined not too long ago. I joined for inspiration for making lovely dolls and stuffed animal type dolls. To date I have only been oohing and...

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