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2020 goals recap & goal setting for 2021 with free printable

2020 goals recap & goal setting for 2021 The end of 2020 is here! This year was HARD, but also, a major learning experience.  I didn’t write down my goals last year, I just had kind of a vague idea of what I wanted to get done, and that kind of went out the window Read more…

Galentine's Day playlist

Galentine’s Day 2021 Playlist

I made you a Galentine’s Day playlist on Spotify.  If you know me at all, you know that Galentine’s is my very favorite holiday of the whole year. It may not be an “official” holiday, but it’s legit. Ladies celebrating ladies. A day dedicated to female friendship. In non-covid years, my girlfriends and I celebrate Galentine’s Read more…

hosting an easy galentine's day brunch

Host an easy and festive Galentine’s Day brunch

My girlfriends and I have been throwing Galentine’s parties for six years now and we’ve run the gamut from super complicated, to going out to fancy brunch, to somewhere inbetween. Gone are the days of pulling out all the random stuff we’d received as wedding gifts but never used (chocolate fountain, anyone?) and complicated DIYs. Read more…

free printable valentine wall art

Free printable: Valentine’s Day wall art

Valentine’s Day is here and it’s the perfect occasion for some new printable wall art.  Amazon Prime recommended about a million sappy love stories to me this week. I started thinking about how so many rom-coms are about a couple that ends up falling in love after one of them has a huge makeover in Read more…

DIY felt heart garland

DIY Valentine’s Day Felt Heart Garland

DIY Valentine’s Day felt heart garland (Originally published 2/5/14)  Instead of traditional red and pink Valentine’s Day decorations, this year I wanted to decorate using materials that were more natural, textured, and well, subtle.  Inspired by the natural wool colors in my pom-pom wreath, I decided to make a felt heart garland for the fireplace. Read more…

5 last minute valentine's day projects

Five last-minute Valentine’s Day projects

  Need some inspiration for a last minute Valentine’s Day sewing project?  Here are five adorable ideas to get your creative  juices flowing:             (Originally published in 2014; updated in 2020) Read more…

free printable halloween checklist

Free Printable – Halloween checklist

  Every year, after Halloween (or really, every holiday) has passed, I suddenly get all these ideas for fun things we should do next year. Enter the printable Halloween checklist.     Need something to do on October weekends? Pick from your list. Fit in all that pumpkin picking and hay rides and get lost Read more…

10 best halloween movies

My 10 favorite Halloween movies

It’s Halloween season and therefore, scary movie time. This year we watched a couple from this list, and also Scream and Little Shop of Horrors. Both are solid movies, and if this was my top 20, would’ve definitely made the cut, but these are my all time favorites: 1. The Shining (1980)– remember when Joey Read more…

free printable holiday checklist

Free printable – holiday checklist

Before every holiday I end up with a bunch of post-its on my desk of fun things I want to remember to do. It’s a little messy and I forget to look at them, so this year I made this checklist that I can print out and hang on the fridge.   Add your favorite Read more…

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Snack + a movie: A Charlie Brown Christmas & Peanuts Oreo Truffles

  Ok I’m starting a new series here: Snack and a movie. If you’re an old timer like me, you probably remember the old TBS series Dinner and a Movie that ran for years. During the commercials, the hosts would cook a meal with a punny name (ex. Dinner – Two Hot Peppers on the Read more…