Halloween 2021

Hey everyone! Hope you are having a great fall time Saturday. It is a brisk start up in MA, but the sun is shining bright. I just returned from my pre-op Covid19 test and have to quarantine till the surgery. Fun times. (I’m secretly excited for this weekend.) And- My husband just took our youngest…

Anaheim or bust!

Hello WordPressers! How are you, guys? I am doing pretty good. Just found some time to write to you, so you know, here I am. 😊 AND. Here we are! Less than two weeks away from Halloween. Guys, I am excited for this Halloween. Well, I am excited for every Halloween, but this one more…

Big Sur to Solvang

Hello everyone! Hope you are all doing really well. I am doing great. I am looking forward to sharing this stretch of our drive down the coast of California with you today. We drove down Highway 1 through Big Sur to the town of Solvang, which the drive had the most beautiful sights I have…

I’m back! Let’s chat.

Hey everyone, I am back! Man, two weeks away. Hope you all missed me as much as I missed you. 😊 Let’s talk vacation! Well, first let me share our original itinerary. Anything with an asterisk is an item we had to change last minute. Fly to NYC then to Reno, NV*. Drive Reno* to…

Father’s Day and just random updates.

Hello guys! It has been a little while since I posted a blig. And, I know, I have zero excuses …other than I have given myself a lil Summer vacation along with my kids ending school. Which basically means I have been trying to put my phone down more, giving myself time for gardening and…

Holiday! O, A Holiday!

Hey everyone! I’m back! Didya miss me? Of course, I missed you! 😉 Yay and ugh feels at the same time returning to work life here. Bahhhh. Why is it that work weeks take forever to live through but weekends or vacations start and end so quickly? What is the deal with that? Before I…

Bursting at the Seams

Oh happy dayyyyyy, WordPressers! It’s February 28, we have another twenty days till Spring, guys. Bring on the longer days! The sunshine! The warmer air! I am so over Winter! A beam of light in my future Spring is new flowers! Last Fall, idk if you remember, I had planted over 100 plants and then…

Sew Much Fun

Hello WP! Happy Valentine’s Day! ❤️ Well, belated. Valentine’s Day was fun! But before I go into it I wanted to talk embroidery. I smashed through a lot of sewing this week, and I started on my 2021 sewing journal that I mentioned last post. The journal is a different beast of a project compared…

Thanksgiving 2020

Hello guys! I totally forgot to update you on my holiday! Bah. My brain these days. This year’s Thanksgiving was a lot of fun. It has been a handful of Thanksgivings that I am the hostess. I like entertaining- from cooking, setting tablescapes, cocktails to everything in between. I love it all. Normally, we have…

Sober October Journal – day 14

Hi guys! I am back! We spent a fantastic few days eating and hiking in the mountains of New Hampshire, and guess what? I stuck hard to my sobriety challenge during this trip. I am so proud of myself for not giving in. It was tempting. Believe me, I was thinking of giving myself a…

Valentine Mickey Candy Bouquet

It’s almost February 14th, guys!! ❌⭕️ ❌⭕️ VALentine’s Day!❌⭕️ ❌⭕️ Anyways, I know not a ton of people are fans of Valentine’s Day, but I love all holidays, so stick with me here. —— The day after Christmas is my favorite shopping day of the year! I love it because I can replenish holiday wrap…

2019- End of Year Fun!

  Hello WordPressland, Hope you all had a peaceful Christmas and Hanukkah, AND, a fabulous start to 2020! 🙂 This will be a quick post, I promise. Here we are, at the beginning of another era, whichever way you think of starting a decade… year 0 or year 1, this beginning is special!  We are…

1950s Birthday Theme

Hello!! This weekend we celebrated my two most favorite human beings on the planet… my two daughters! It was their annual big birthday bash!  My girls are two years apart, with their birthdates two weeks apart in the month.  We throw their party together because it makes the most sense for family and friends to come…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Day at Sea 2

Hello guys! Today was our second day at sea, the 6th out of 7 days on our Eastern Caribbean cruise. We had a great time being together and ended up celebrating my husband’s birthday officially!  Crazy how this all worked out, but our kids were ecstatic to see he got candles, singing and cake! I…