Resolutions suck. Yep. Resolutions...they aren't my favorite. I don't like setting myself up for failure. In general, I don't think that's a healthy practice. But, this blogging thing has kind of forced me to create goals. If I don't, I have nothing to blog about. And well, that would be boring. Then we'd just have a weekly screen staring contest with one another. And while I do love a good staring contest, I think we'd both tire of that quickly. Today, I'll recap our goals for ... Read More about 2015 Penny-Pinching Punchlist Playback
Merry Christmas to all our fine feathered friends from the Nest! Things will be a little slow, and a little quiet around here this week and next. I hope the same goes for you. No matter if you celebrate Christmas or not, the year end is a great time for reconnecting with family, laying low, eating a lot...maybe drinking a little, and just centering yourself once again as we prepare for the year to come. ... Read More about Merry Christmas!
Christmas garland need not be expensive, and not necessarily just for Christmas... What's not to love about the holidays? The hot cocoa, the presents, the gatherings of friends and family, the cookies...I could go on for pages. What's NOT to love about the holidays? The Costco parking lot, the lingering taste of envelope glue after licking 200 envelopes ala Susan on that fantastic Seinfeld episode? *This post contains affiliate links. Please see our full disclosure policy HERE.* ... Read More about 5 Ways to Use FREE Greenery for Winter & Holiday Decor
DIY painted Christmas Village... Almost Christmas time. Last week, we took the kids to Ford's Theater in DC to see Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol. *This post contains affiliate links. Please read our full disclosure policy HERE.* ... Read More about It Takes A Village, People. AKA A Christmas Village Update.
Part 2 of our 2015 Christmas Holiday Home Tour A rousing 11-pipers-piping "thank you" to Home Decorator's Collection for sponsoring this post as part of the 2015 #HDCholidayhomes tour. You can be assured that all favorable opinions of their gorgeous products, as well as horrible jokes and cheesy song references are 100% my own. *See my full disclosure policy HERE* I am SUCH a sucker for all things Christmas. I get as merry as a maid neath some mistletoe at this time of year. ... Read More about Home for the Holidays Tour