Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate? Celebrate Get Organized Month and throw out 50 things? Watch the new seasons of Downton Abbey and Sherlock? Build a snow fort? Put together a planner for your blog? Start a gratitude jar? Give yourself a Scrabble manicure? Write a fan letter? Wear a faux fur coat? Learn to […]
There are always flowers for those who want to see them. -Henri Matisse If, like me, you find yourself stuck in winter, a little imagination and a scented candle can go a long way towards bringing the garden indoors. This pink delight promises the scent of fresh flowers straight from the Chelsea Market. Bond No. […]
Happy New Year! How did you ring in 2014? My evening was slightly more exciting than this. I attended a couple parties and toasted the new year with friends. Since it is January 1st, I feel like I should discuss my resolutions for this year, but here’s a secret – I started them last month. […]
This year has been a year of change and a year of refocusing. It’s so easy to get sidetracked, but I think I am slowly making my way to the right path. This year I moved, attended my first NBA game, started acting again… I dressed fashion shows, volunteered at a community theatre, and attended […]
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Participate in the December Daily photo project? Gather your favorite recipes for Bake Cookies Day? Make a Christmas tree out of books? Decorate ornaments? Give yourself a festive manicure? Gather friends and go caroling? Donate to the Salvation Army? Make and send Christmas cards? Watch cheesy holiday movies? Plan your 2014 adventures?
Wall calendars are kind of outdated, but buying one is part of my New Year’s tradition. The Today Show used to do this awesome segment where they rounded up the best, most unique calendars for your viewing pleasure. (See here.) While I can’t compete with Gene Shalit, here is my selection of favorites for 2014. […]
Thanksgiving is tomorrow! After you’re done counting your blessings, why don’t you find a way to pass the blessings on. There are lots of unexpected ways to give back. Bake Cupcakes She’s the First sponsors girls’ education in developing countries. Host a bake sale, featuring She’s the First classic tie-dye cupcakes, and use the proceeds […]
Write a little bit every day? Throw a party for the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who? Break a world record on Guinness World Record Day? Make a special dish for Thanksgiving? Take a group of friends to see Catching Fire? Read The Love-Artist? Schedule an unplug day? Skip shopping in store on Thanksgiving? Donate s shoebox […]
Stephanie from CrazyLittleLoveBirds nominated me for a Sunshine Award. Thank you so much! Sunshine Award Rules: – Thank and recognize your Nominating Blogger – Give 11 Random facts about yourself -Answer the 11 questions given by your Nominating Blogger -Pick 11 Blogger Nominees -Post 11 questions for your Nominees(you can not nominate your Nominating Blogger) Random […]