This has been a pretty miserable year yet, I have so much to be thankful on this Thanksgiving Day… my family my friends my barn family my health my dogs my horses and donkeys my clients my readers my house my car my table full of food my closet full of clothes… the list of.. read more →

Most of us will be doing our holiday decorations this weekend immediately following Thanksgiving. I cannot wait for this most festive season. I am adding a rainbow look for my second tree this year and I have been gathering new ideas and decor to make it even more amazing!  I adore the holiday decor from Terrain.. read more →

I grew up in a family of practical stockings. We got toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, lotion, conditioner a bag Hershey kisses, a bag of Reese cups.   The occasional surprise was always a delight.   Hoping THIS shows up in mine… Let’s take it up a notch with these stocking stuffer ideas.  (email subscribers open in.. read more →

Men are particularly easy to buy for I think.   Pick their hobby and build upon it… golf, fishing, skiing, wine, etc… I also think everyone needs great luggage because we will travel again so be sure to add AWAY to your shopping list.  They are the best. Sea Island Forge is another favorite for.. read more →

It is so hard to narrow down the items for the ladies.  There are just too many wonderful things from which to choose. I believe I have hit most of the categories and will have even more to come with my upcoming personal list and stocking stuffers too.  Be sure to check my other guides.. 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 →

We could always use the latest gadget with seems to be a Samsung Frame TV this year.   I highly recommended The Always Pan 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.. read more →