Hey everyone, I know it's the day before Thanksgiving, so if you're traveling you may have some trouble implementing these tips. But they really work any time you are headed someplace and you aren't in control of the food!First things first, I want to say that I LOVE Thanksgiving. It is my favorite holiday, by… Continue reading 7 Tips For Enjoying Holiday Food Without Quitting Your Goals
FYI, this is not what my table looks like. I have a 7 year old, tablecloths just become shrapnel-slingers.For me this holiday has always been more about the people I get to see then about the food on the table. I've heard friends say they have to have such-and-such dish or it "just isn't Thanksgiving."… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
Yes! Not only have I revived this blog, but I'm starting Finish Friday back up again. I had some submissions from around the time I disappeared, and some of these gracious stitchers are still willing to participate!Remember, if you have a finish you want to share with the world, you can submit your finish, too!… Continue reading Finish Friday Is Back!
So in August we did some redecorating in our living room (again) and downstairs. The last time I redid the living room was for Christmas, 2010, and I put my desk in the corner of the room near the sliding glass door. This was great when my work was occasional and the kids were at… Continue reading Redecorating with a purpose!
Happy Thanksgiving to everyone in the USA tomorrow. No travel plans for us, since we just settled in to our house! We saw some family last weekend at the wedding, and some from the other side will be here in early December. So we're having a quiet family turkey-day - watching the parade, watching the… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!