What kinds of traditions does your family have around the holidays? Sitting around the fire sipping hot chocolate? Participating in Secret Santa? Baking cookies together? In my family, one of my favorite Christmas traditions is that every adult gets every other adult a stocking stuffer . It doesn’t have to be anything expensive. It doesn’t even have to cost anything at all!
It’s finally happened. You look at the pregnancy test and it’s positive. What an exciting moment! If you’re anything like me, you start to think about what the future will hold and are excited you’ll be going through this adventure. And then bam! Suddenly the world starts to seem not so great. There’s no doubt […]
I worked at a bank for 2 1/2 years and was surprised by a few things I learned there. To be honest, I never went into banks much my entire life. I would usually use the ATM to get cash and deposit checks. And of course now most banks offer a way to deposit checks […]
For many of us, house cleaning is not our favorite thing to do. It can often be time consuming and frankly, we’d just rather be doing something else! That is why I like to be a speed cleaner when it comes to my place. And the kitchen is no exception! In fact, I think that […]
Christmas can often be a time of stress, overwhelm, worry, and when we spend a lot more money than we ever planned. All of these characteristics is often due to last minute Christmas shopping and not even having a plan for Christmas shopping before it ever arrives. But I don’t believe it has to be […]
Have you ever found a recipe that you wanted to make right away but you were missing one necessary ingredient? Who wants to go to the store for just one ingredient? There are certain items I like to keep in my pantry that are very common staples in many recipes. This way, when I […]