There are bits and pieces I remember of my childhood. Some memories are vivid while others I think I remember because family has told me about them so many times. There’s one Christmas though that I truly remember and even typing this out now I can visualize that morning like it was yesterday. Christmas of… Continue reading Most Memorable Christmas
When you have a baby they don’t give you a manual, no how-to book, there isn’t a checklist. As parents all we can do is try our best. We try to raise them to be respectable, hard-working, kind, knowledgeable, loving, honest and all around good people. Then you throw in the mix divorce, which let’s… Continue reading I Bought My Ex-Husband a Christmas Gift
As I have mentioned many times in the past, I can’t live without my coffee! Throughout most of year my go to is coffee-mate hazelnut, and trust me, it’s delicious! I can’t drink it like my husband, he drinks it black most of the time. Ew! Christmas time brings out the Hickory Farms booths in the… Continue reading Peppermint Coffee
What is a tradition(s)? tra·di·tion trəˈdiSH(ə)n/ noun noun: tradition 1. the transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation, or the fact of being passed on in this way. “every shade of color is fixed by tradition and governed by religious laws” synonyms: historical convention, unwritten law, mores; oral history, lore, folklore “during a… Continue reading Favorite Christmas Traditions
Christmas morning has always brought lots of excitement into the air. I always without fail wake up way too early and find myself looking at the clock. Fortunately for me, my parents are similar. I either get a phone call or text message saying we can come over anytime! By then Dylan is chomping at… Continue reading Easy Christmas Morning Breakfast
Besides Christmas music, gifts and food what else comes to mind during the holiday time? Booze, alcohol, toddy, cocktail, “the hard stuff” whatever you choose to call it. You know it’s true! So, on this second day of Blogmas I’m sharing with you a homemade Spiked Hot Chocolate recipe. Yum! I’m not taking credit for… Continue reading Spiked Hot Chocolate
Happy First Day of Blogmas! For those of you who aren’t familiar with Blogmas it is where each day in December you write a blog around Christmas. That simple! This will be my first Blogmas and am looking forward to it! Although, I can imagine the further I get into December the more challenging this… Continue reading Blogmas
I have to admit over the past few years there have been several movies and TV programs that my husband has gotten me to watch. Most of the movies have been older ones that I would have never seen if it weren’t for him. So, I thought I should share them with you! Movies: 10… Continue reading Camera, Lights, Action!
Dear Blogging Family, For those of you who actively read my blog my apologies. My husband came home on Wednesday morning after being gone nearly 4 months. (READ: Long Distance is Hard) I did sneak in a little post on Thanksgiving if you were able to read. Yesterday we all four got out and went Christmas tree… Continue reading Miss Me?
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope everyone is enjoying their Thanksgiving time. Gobble til you wobble! Lol. What is your favorite Thanksgiving dish? For me… yeah, pretty much everything. The dressing, yams, green bean casserole yes! See I can’t pick just one. This year the hubby and I were in charge of ham, green bean casserole,… Continue reading Thanksgiving