January Detox? Time to Shed!

January is the most popular time of year to start a diet, detox, or cleanse as people have typically overindulged during the holidays with food & drinks.   They're ready to shed the extra pounds that came with overindulging.   I do not typically detox at all, and I am not big on making New [...]

Hosting Christmas Dinner? Impress your In-Laws this year!

My dear friend Elizabeth Ryan  is an interior designer who is very talented and has started helping me with decorating my house this last year.   If you're not following her yet, go to @elizabethryaninteriors or her website https://elizabethryaninteriors.com/ to check out her beautiful work!   When we were talking about hosting Christmas at my house this year, [...]

25 Holiday Hostess Gifts under $25

Holiday parties are in full swing, and if you're looking to bring a hostess gift this year that is not just a bottle of wine, keep reading and see if something strikes your fancy.   Or find something that just looks like your host, or something he/she is into!   Hope you enjoy and have [...]

Gift Wrap Wonderland

The sales have happened, so have the purchases, now onto the fun part, wrapping it!   One of my favorite days of the year is when I take a day, and head to Container Store to shop their gift wrap.   Of course I preview it online the day it comes out, and get an [...]