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What is the Best Way to Celebrate Christmas Eve?

What is the best way to celebrate Christmas Eve? Recipes and tips for a fun, relaxed evening with family.

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Rest assured that I won’t recommend a product that I wouldn’t use myself or give as a gift.  For more information, please see my disclosure page. There are lots of different ways to celebrate, but […]

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The Perfect Christmas Dinner and Just How to Make It

The perfect Christmas dinner and just how to make it. Get a menu, recipes and a free, printable timeline!

Did you see my awesome Thanksgiving timeline?  Probably not as there were about a million others online!  But, guess what?  I could only find a few timelines for Christmas dinner, so I got busy making my own.  Because you’re special, I’m going to share it with you, along with a yummy menu, sure to please […]

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What to Get a Good Life Wife for Christmas

What to get a good life wife for Christmas. Get gifts she really wants, likes and needs.

  This post contains affiliate links.  If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission.  Rest assured that I won’t recommend a product that I haven’t used myself, or at least, desperately wanted to use myself.  For more information, please see my disclosure page. You’ve all been wracking your […]

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Set a Beautiful Thanksgiving Table This Year

Set a Beautiful Thanksgiving Table This Year.

Happy Thanksgiving week!  With just a couple of days left until the big day, you’re probably thinking about your Thanksgiving table.  I’m here to make your job a little easier with some beautiful ideas.  Shop your own house for pretty accessories to use on the table; no need to break the bank.  If you’re still […]

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How to Change Paint Color in a Room

How to change paint color in a room.

This post contains affiliate links. If you click on the link and buy something, I will receive a teensy commission. Rest assured that I will not recommend something that I would not use myself. For more information, please see my disclosure page. Did you move into a house with a red dining room from 2001?  […]

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How to Stage a Home to Maximize Interest

Tips on how to stage a home, including creating curb appeal, kitchens, bathrooms, home offices, smart storage and outdoor living.

You want to sell your house fast, right?  Yes, of course!  After you’ve cleaned and decluttered like I mention here, you’re going to need to know how to stage a home in order to sell quickly.  Studies show that a staged home spends fewer days on the market.  You aren’t going to fool buyers but […]

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3 Reasons Your Last Halloween Dinner Was a Fail

Keep it simple with a no fail Halloween dinner.

Did you have a Pinterest fail last Halloween? Do you know why?  In a word, perfectionism.  Perfectionism is our enemy.  It sucks the life and fun out of us.  We lose focus on what’s important when we focus on perfection.  The important thing on any holiday is to enjoy our families and to make happy […]

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Good Life Bourbon & Apple Punch

We serve this punch every Halloween as a treat for our grownup trick-or-treaters!  It has flavors of fall and is always a big hit.  John and I set up a table and chairs at the end of our driveway to serve candy and cocktails.  We put the punch in a big drink dispenser marked “adults […]

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