What Are You REALLY Thankful For?

HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! I just sent mass texts with of a pic of my daughter that says “Happy Thanksgiving” to everyone I know and my iPhone kept spelling Thanksgiving wrong and I had to retype it a thousand times! Ok, I’m over it. Anyhow, what are you REALLY thankful for this year? Of course we are all thankful for our husbands, kids (most days – hehe), family and friends. I am definitely thankful for those things every day! I do {Read More}

Black Friday Deals 2013

Who loves to shop on Black Friday? I don’t, but I do love a great deal. I also love a game plan. I have been keeping my eye out on some great gift ideas that have suddenly become super affordable if you can grab them on Friday. Below are some of my favs: Walmart iPad mini (16GB Wifi) + $100 Walmart Gift Card – $299 LG Blu-ray Player -$38 (*1-hour Guarantee applies) 32? LED 720p 60Hz HDTV – $98 KMart {Read More}

Excellent Gift Idea for Your Favorite Girlfriends

Everyone loves Audrey Hepburn and who she stands for. Classy, sophisticated, fun and extremely feminine. So I was shopping at Nordstrom (aka Nordies) and saw a group of people standing around a table in the store. They were all checking out these adorable plates and accessories with Audrey’s sayings on them. I am such a girly girl to begin with, so I fell in love with the idea of these fun pieces to set out when hosting Girl’s Night. It’s {Read More}

Santa’s Phone Number 2013

Shhh…I have Santa’s private phone number. Give him a call if you would like.

Elf on the Shelf Ideas

The little Elf on the Shelf should be flying into your home December 1st, wonder what that little rascal has planned for this year? There are so many cute Elf on the Shelf ideas all around the web here are some of our favorites: Cocoa Party Elf Takes a Nap in Tissue Box Marshmallow Bath Elf tp’s the Christmas tree Replace Stockings with Underwear Elf is Cornered Elf Gets into Cookies Snow Angels Still looking for more great ideas? A {Read More}

Pottery Barn Kids Carolina Table Excellent for Kids!

I ordered this Carolina table and chair set back in August from Pottery Barn Kids and it finally arrived about a week ago. They did tell me it was on back order, but it seemed like it took forever to arrive. When it did finally arrive, I was extremely impressed with the product. Courtney actually stopped over and saw it in the box in my living room and told me she has the set for her boys, too. She told {Read More}

Dinner at Cowell & Hubbard in Cleveland

Last Friday a few of us went to check out Zack Bruell’s reincarnation of Cleveland’s historic jewelry store, Cowell & Hubbard. It is right next to Playhouse Square. It was pretty cool because our table of six got seated in the bank vault room. It was absolutely amazing! To start with you have to check out the drink menu. Some amazing martinis. The service at Cowell & Hubbard was unbelievable too. We must of had 8 people waiting on us. {Read More}

Holiday Braids

With the Holiday parties coming up, it is always fun to try a new hairdo. I am obsessed with beautiful braids, but braids usually remind me of a more casual look. NOT THIS ONE!!!!!!! I saw this in Cosmo mag and think it’s a gorgeous, elegant look for the holidays. It would go well with any outfit and looks pretty easy to style, although you might need someone who knows how to braid to give you a hand. It’s not {Read More}

Free Toothfairy Letters and Certificates Printables

Ryan lost his first tooth yesterday. It was a big day!! When I went to pick him up from school yesterday he came running out, “Mom I lost my tooth!” I think the whole parking lot heard him. He had it in a cute little treasure chest the teacher had given him. I knew the tooth had been loose for sometime but didn’t expect it to fall out yet. I wasn’t prepared. When Ryan went to sleep we tucked the {Read More}

Top 10 Ugly Christmas Sweaters

Oh the holidays! Why show up to that next holiday party looking fabulous? Why not show up making a statement? Find the perfect Ugly Christmas Sweater. Tis’ the Season for having a good sense of humor. Here are our top 10 (in no particular order). 1.) Urban Renewal Vintage Ugly Christmas Sweater $34.00 2.) Urban Renewal Vintage Ugly Christmas Sweater $34.00 3.) Bucktooth Rudolph Ugly Christmas Sweater Dress from Tipsy Elves 4.) Frosty the Nose Thief Sweater $64.95 Tipsy Elves {Read More}