Happy Friday y'all! I'm so glad it's almost the weekend. I took off work all next week for Thanksgiving, and I can hear the Hallmark channel and my couch calling me already. And the book I'm currently reading, so excited to spend some time reading that. And sleeping in, I can't wait to sleep in! … Continue reading My Spending Diary – A Week in Houston, Texas
If you read my last travel post here, you know my husband and I have somewhat different views on what makes a good vacation. He likes to do all the things, with lots of organized activities and experiences, while I prefer to rest, read a good book and see where the wind takes us. I … Continue reading Planning Your First Trip to Lake Tahoe!
Hi there friends! I don't know about y'all, but I feel like this Christmas season has been extra busy with activities for work, church and with family and friends. We've had at least two events every weekend, plus dinners and party prepping during the week. Besides that, my coworker, who was the only other person … Continue reading Our Annual Christmas Ornament Exchange
Hi friends! It's Sunday night, and that means I'm sitting here writing a blog post while my husband watches TV (tonight it's break-down videos of the new Avengers trailer). It's so hard for me to find time during the week to write for the blog, and our weekends are usually so full. But this seems … Continue reading 2018 Christmas Cards
With the holiday season coming up, I know a lot of people are looking for ways they can give back in their community. There are so many amazing organizations out there that need your support, and luckily many retailers offer programs that allow you to give back just by shopping for the things you normally … Continue reading Easy Ways to Give Back When You Shop
Sundays are my favorite! I'm sitting here in my comfy clothes watching football while I type this post. We went to church this morning, and my heart and mind are so full from being in God's Word and worshiping with our church family. I hope you're enjoying your day as much as I am! I've … Continue reading The Best App for Following Your Favorite Websites and Blogs
It's that time of year! You've probably already started getting invitations for Christmas parties, and many of them probably involve some sort of gift exchange. I love Christmas and I love parties, so Christmas parties are my favorite! I host an ornament exchange every year with one of my closest friends, and I can't believe … Continue reading Gift Guide for Christmas Parties and Exchanges