Magic of Thank You Notes

Magic of Thank You Notes

Recently, I sat down and wrote thank you notes the old fashioned way. A handwritten note seemed like the best way to express my gratitude to loved ones for all the acts of kindness they bestowed upon me.  As I wrote these notes, I found myself walking down memory lane...

A Thoughtful Gift

A Thoughtful Gift

Happy New Year!!!  I pray you had a wonderful holiday season and am so happy to be back to the blog. As we close out the season and dive into the new year, it’s refreshing to pause and reflect. Although this holiday season  is closing, my heart is still full from many...

A Beloved Childhood Cookie Tradition

A Beloved Childhood Cookie Tradition

In this post I share with you my favorite Christmas tradition.  The annual Christmas cookie baking!  It all started one cold December afternoon when my Mom spontaneously decided to bake some cookies.  Although it has been many years since this first cookie bake, my...

Christmas Memories and Creating New Ones for the Next Generation

Christmas Memories and Creating New Ones for the Next Generation

Dear Readers, Raise your hand if you love this season?  Mine is to the sky!  It is no secret- Christmas is my favorite holiday!  This is the holiday I bake, decorate, and plan the most for.  In short this is my Olympics and I come ready to play.  Aside from my love...

Warm Thanksgiving Memories, Wishes, and a Pumpkin Bread Recipe Too!

Warm Thanksgiving Memories, Wishes, and a Pumpkin Bread Recipe Too!

Dear Readers, I want to wish all of you a most happy Thanksgiving!  Over the years, I have heard more and more that this is a beloved holiday of many.  I imagine many of you are making runs to the market and are in the midst of preparations in anticipation of the...

Thanksgiving Preparation Ideas from Dave Bunny

Thanksgiving Preparation Ideas from Dave Bunny

Dear Readers, Thanksgiving is right around the corner and Dave Bunny is hopping with joy as it is his favorite holiday!  Although he enjoys getting dressed up with Brandy Puppy and his other friends for Halloween, he savors the calm atmosphere and the opportunity to...