The Legend of the Bayberry Candle and Its History

Being from New England, the legend of the Bayberry Candle is one of my favorite Christmas legends.  I thought it was one that everyone knew until I met my husband who grew up in Texas. He had never heard of the legend of the bayberry candle.  For those of you who may not be familiar […]

DIY Holiday Gifts for Coffee and Tea Lovers on Your List

These holiday gifts for coffee and tea lovers will definitely be appreciated this year! Whether you want a caffeine kick to wake you up or a relaxing cup of herbal tea to help you unwind, you’ll be sure to find a DIY to try below. We always try to give a few simple DIY gifts to friends and […]

Christmas Party Favors to Make for your Holiday Party

These Christmas party favors to make are so cute! I shared this post a few years ago and wanted to update it so my new readers would see it. I love having people over for Christmas and setting a pretty table.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you […]

How to Have a More Environmentally Friendly Christmas

I’ve been giving some thought to how to have a more environmentally friendly Christmas.  As much as I love Christmas, it isn’t always the most environmentally friendly holiday.   I don’t want to enjoy the holiday less, I just want to be more conscious of how my decisions impact our environment.This post may be sponsored. Post […]

Healthy Holiday Eating and Low Carb Appetizer Recipes

Check out these delicious low carb appetizer recipes! Healthy holiday eating doesn’t have to be difficult.  I know that this is the time of year that I really struggle with keeping the weight off.  The cookies and other high carb holiday treats seem to call to me no matter how much willpower I have.  While […]

Easy HP Sprocket Photo Gift Tags Anyone Can Make

Anyone can make these easy HP Sprocket Photo Gift Tags! And, if you haven’t already purchased one of these for yourself, you have got to add it to your Christmas gift list! You won’t believe how many uses this has! This post is part of a sponsored opportunity with MomSelect and HP. Product provided. This post […]

5 Christmas Holiday Safety Tips To Keep Everyone Safe

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Erie Insurance.This post may be sponsored. Post contains affiliate links. I may be compensated if you make a purchase using my link. Thinking about Christmas holiday safety tips may not be the first thing that comes to mind as the snow starts to fall. But, I […]

4 Important Christmas Health Tips for Busy Women

If you’re already running around like a crazy woman, these Christmas health tips are what you need to read. I mean it. Put down the coffee and that cookie and take a second. Christmas is one of the busiest times of year for many women. There are far too many things to do and we […]

Healthy Christmas Treats Kids Will Love to Make

Healthy Christmas treats kids will love? Do those words even go together? As soon as November arrives, my Pinterest feed fills up with all sorts of Christmas recipes. While they’re cute, they aren’t generally recipes I’ll be making for my family. I try to limit sugar, carbs and artificial coloring for health reasons. I received […]

How to Prepare Prime Rib Roast for the Holidays

Are you wondering how to prepare prime rib roast for your holiday dinner? Cooking the perfect roast takes a bit of practice. In the past, I’ve left it up to my husband to prepare beef for our dinner. He just seems to have a knack for preparing it properly that I haven’t managed to grasp […]