I have been busy tackling major Christmas shopping this weekend. It is make to tick the items off the list.  I am saving more for Cyber Monday with the great sales. I have a few more gift guides coming too.  J. Crew at 50% off has great items.   Thinking THIS will be nice for.. read more →

I come from a family and long line of practical stocking stuffers.   We do toothbrushes, toothpaste, lotion, shampoo, chapstick, Hershey’s Kisses, Reese’s Cups and an orange in the toe. I always strive to do better. Here are the ideas that can help us all delight and surprise…Enjoy! (email subscribers open in a browser to.. read more →

I always have a ridiculously long list of wants. The toppers are always, an airstream, a farm, a pleasure horse with all the gear.   These big items always make the other stuff seem slightly more reasonable. I know how to work the system.  Here are just a few of my many wants… (email subscribers.. read more →

I am immensely grateful for a great day with my people. We cooked, laughed, watched football, movies, ate again, walked the dogs and even climbed some trees. It was a perfect day.       I am getting excited to spend tomorrow tackling my Christmas shopping. There are some amazing sales the next few days.. read more →

We could always use the latest gadget, a gravity blanket or a fun game. Our home is where we spend most of our time so shouldn’t we consider gifts that focus on this too? I am also always a fan of original art so be sure to consider that by visiting your local gallery in.. read more →

Most of us will be doing our holiday decorations this weekend and I cannot wait for this most festive season.   Here are some great finds including AMAZING WREATHS & unique lights from Terrain. I adore the tree skirts & stockings from OKL.  (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to check my other guides as.. read more →

The Teen / Tween set is also easy yet hard to buy for. They are picky beyond compare but generally you are safe with any Apple product or just venmo them $.  I love trying to please this opinionated and spirited age…i have 3 of them. Here is my strongly critiqued list. My advice is to.. read more →