Great Neighbors Help To Make A Happy Home

Growing up I lived in the most wonderful neighborhood. There were kids to play with in all age ranges, and the adults all seemed to be friends. When the weather was good my family would go outside and gather on our driveway. Within a short period of time a bunch of our neighbors would come and [...]

By | September 25th, 2009|About me, home|5 Comments

The Art Of The Hostess Gift

I watch a lot of TV shows and on those shows people are always bringing some nice gift when they go to a party. The Oprah Winfrey show has many shows in which you are told about things she loves, and items she likes to give as a gift to others. Some of her shows [...]

By | September 14th, 2009|About me, home, Parties|2 Comments

Works For Me Wednesday: Seasonal Bins

Growing up my house always had decorations up for the seasons. My mom always made a point of it. She has wreaths and flower arrangements and all sorts of decorations for each holiday/season. My favorite season of course is Christmas. Growing up we had bins and bins of holiday decorations. Each year the family would [...]

By | August 26th, 2009|home|5 Comments

Things I Love Thursday: Netflix!

It's Things I Love Thursday Over at The Diaper Diaries today, and today I want to talk about my love ofNetflix! I am not trying to brag, but I jumped on the Netflix* train back before Netflix was popular. I was working at my first job that I hated, and I spent a lot of [...]

By | June 18th, 2009|home|8 Comments

Works For Me Wednesday: Chore Chart

As I have mentioned in previous posts, I unfortunatly do not have the "Clean Gene". That's not to say that I don't like my home clean, or that I don't wish for my home to be  clean...it just means that it takes a lot more effort for me to actually WANT to get off the couch [...]

By | June 10th, 2009|home|7 Comments