What Christmas Means To Me

I know, I thought of the song by Stevie Wonder too. Christmas is a representation of the day God decided to send his only begotten son to earth to show us the true definition of unconditional love and mercy. Unconditional love. Love without conditions. If everyone could love without condition. Without bitterness and remorse. Imagine…

Christmas Breakfast Ideas

In my house we do a Christmas day brunch where we go to my moms or aunts and we all get a breakfast-like meal together, traditionally in our pajamas. Here are some bomb recipes to try for your families Christmas breakfast. I do no own rights to the photos. THE BEST FRENCH TOAST Ingredients 6 large…

A Bucketlist to Complete by Next Christmas

Honestly, this year was a crazy year. I had minor setbacks but I’m not entirely upset about them all. I have a lot planned that I want to do by next year but I’m going to try to make my list as simple as possible. Get married Buy a house Travel to 5 new states…

How I Wrap My Presents

I don’t. I bag them. How boring would that blogpost be if that were true? There are somethings I place in giftbags but for the most part I love to wrap! The more difficult the better! I think it’s so fun! It can be time consuming, but fun nonetheless! When I was shopping for giftwrap…

Festive Inspired Makeup

In the post I’m going to give you a break down of palettes, lipsticks, blushes and more along with how to apply them what to pair it up with! Even if you’re just going out for a couple or drinks, visiting family or staying home here are some Christmas inspired make up that with for…

A Day in the Life: The Hunt

As you can probably tell from the picture, I’m not actually hunting. Although, it is hunting season in North Carolina and camouflage is pretty fashionable these days you’ll never see me posing with dead animal. Today I am on the hunt for the perfect present. I know I have done a ton of gift guides…

Gift Guides for Men

Men are hard to shop for.. Yeah I said it. I’ve always dreaded shopping for men because I feel like they buy whatever they want all the time. I’m sure men thing of us the same way. This year my man decided he wanted to get into PC gaming. There is so much you can…

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…

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…