Rum Soaked Chocolate Covered Cherries


These cherries are NO JOKE. I mean, you might be telling jokes after you eat a couple four twelve-ish of them, because these candies DEFINITELY count as a cocktail. Bonus?  They are a great hostess gift, friend gift, neighbor gift, teacher gift... Just kidding about the teacher gift.  Unless you have an energetic child in which … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide Day 4! For the punk kids…


Hellooooo!  There are just THIRTEEN days left until Christmas!  *gulp*  This is Day 4 of our Holiday Gift Guide and today the focus is on the punk kids in your life! I split these gifts up into 3 categories: Babies (Birth to Age 2ish), Little ones (Ages 3-5ish) and Big Kids (6 to 11ish!) In my personal opinion, this is the easier group to shop … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide Day 1! For the girly girls…


Who is done with ALL of their Christmas shopping???  Well, good for you.  Me?  I'm not even CLOSE to being done.  So I thought I would help out all of you other procrastinators Christmas late bloomers with some gift guides!  I will be posting one a day every day until Friday, with a different gift recipient each day! For Day 1 of the gift guide … [Read more...]

Holiday Make-Up Sets and Palettes!!

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As most of you know, I have suffer from a severe case of Cosmetic Obsession. It's disgusting.  Really it is. And this is the time of year my Cosmetic Obsession REALLY rears it's ugly head...because there are SO many great deals and holiday palettes out.  And who am I to turn down a good deal? Think of all the money I'm saving!! In all … [Read more...]

Gift Guide ~ Electronics

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Are you still finishing up your Christmas shopping?   Well hurry because Christmas is going to be here in a blink, y'all!!   I mean that literally.  You will blink and it will be Christmas.  It sneaks up on you like that.   I took a chance that maybe you needed a few ideas for the tech person in your life and … [Read more...]

Fun Advent Calendars

Picnik collage

Let's count it down! One of our favorite traditions as a family is getting out the advent calendar every year.  Counting down the days makes the Christmas suspense ever the more palpable. It's a slightly torturous activity, honestly...for my kids as well as myself. When I was a kid, those 25 days of December were the longest of the year.  As … [Read more...]