Santa Paws (gifts, food, fashion for pets)

When I was younger my mother read a book to me that was called Santa Paws. It was a short novel but it was a very sweet story about a homeless puppy that performs miraculous rescues and other brave acts and earns the name Santa Paws, and a new family to love. That’s not what my…

5 Christmas Cocktails (and mocktails) to Get You in the Spirit

I know it’s a Wednesday and not many people are thinking of cocktails but we’re halfway through the week and these are a small list of cocktail recipes to be sure to get you in the Christmas Spirit! With sweet, sweet flavors like apple cider, eggnog, peppermint, white chocolate, cinnamon, the possibilities are endless on…

How I Decorate My Tree

My tree is nothing fancy. It’s very basic. It’s just a little pre-lit artificial tree that I’ve had for going on three years. This is probably his very last year. My car actually got in it this year and bent the branches so I’ve had to rebend them to make it look decent hahaha. I…

How to Volunteer/Donate For The Holiday’s

There are many ways to volunteer or support nonprofit organizations looking to help the community in the 2020 holiday season. This holiday season is shaping up to be so different from others. One question facing many people is what they can still do to give back this year amid the coronavirus pandemic. For those looking…

My Christmas Playlist

My Christmas Playlist consists of a little bit of classics.. A lot of pop.. A dash of country.. Some peaceful piano.. Maybe even some Gucci Mane. I can never just stick to one genre. Here are a list of my top ten favorites and a link to my Christmas playlist on Spotify: Mary, Did You…

Gift Guides for Women

Are you having a hard time shopping for your besties? Do you feel like they have everything already? Or maybe you’re a boy and you pulled a girl’s name from the secret santa’s hat and you have no idea where to even begin! Well here’s a little gift guide that I conjured up based on…

Christmas on a Budget

As we fall deeper into adulthood, the holiday spirit isn’t exactly the same. Hopefully the feelings of cheer will stay, but the attitude towards presents starts to shift. Christmas is a time to be generous and merry. The holiday’s are always hard when you feel like you are shopping on a budget but you don’t…

Christmas Movies I’ve Never Seen

This is a list of Christmas Classics that I’ve never seen but everyone talks about. Yes, I am slightly embarrassed by this list but I take pride in saying that THIS year I am going to watch every single movie on this list! I googled “Christmas Classics” and picked a few that I’ve never seen!…

I give up…

I decided to give something up for the month of December, don’t worry it’s not blogging although I have considered it a time or two. I thought a lot about what to give up. I considered the basic things like sugar, coffee, chocolate, gluten.. Something that I enjoy but could live without. Then I considered…

How to Get in the Christmas Spirit

Christmas is coming at pace. It hit you last week when you heard an ancient Christmas carol crawl through the tiny speakers at the mall or maybe you saw your friend decorating their house for Christmas BEFORE Thanksgiving. Cynicism aside, it really can be a fun time of year – as long as you put…