DIY Christmas Gift Wrapping

Happy Festivus! Back in 2013, I had a little more time on my hands. I had this crazy idea, that I wanted to design my own Christmas gift wrapping. The money you spend on gift wrapping is outrageous. Especially since it’s all going to be destroy into shreds. My goal was to wrap the gifts to…

Christmas Tree Showdown

Happy Christmas week! Normally on Mondays we share a Foodie Monday recipe with y’all. But since it’s Christmas week, we’ll be dedicating the short week to that wonderful time of the year. This season, it was impossible for me to put up a Christmas Tree. And it’s breaking my heart. I love the twinkly lights and the…

Shopping Guide: Gifts For Bookies

Ok, let’s get real. What a book lover wants more than anything is the gift of time. We want you to leave us alone for a few hours so we could do what? Read of course! But since it’s the Holidays, and everyone’s schedule is hyped up on sugar, let us give you a few Holiday…

Christmukkah Tree: A Holiday Tradition

Happy Saturday y’all! Originally, I was going to feature some lipgloss swatching today. However, last night I was part of a beautiful tradition at Ange’s house and I had to share it! This tradition started four years ago. Here’s the story behind it: In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Ange had three children who couldn’t…

Black Friday Shopping 101

Black Friday. The words separately, are a wonderful; Friday in particular. Together they raise panic and fear in my well being. Images of a box containing a 50″ flat screen TV, almost decapitating me, are still fresh on my mind. I avoid going Black Friday shopping. I don’t like it. Its too crowded, people are…

Christmas Photo Challenge Day 25

Day 25: Unwrapped. It’s a tradition in my family to make a huge mess in the middle of the livingroom and then take pictures in the middle of the mess. Today was no exception. I love Christmas! I hope Sanra was kind to you.