It's kind of ironic that the biggest shopping days of the year fall right around Thanksgiving. At a time when we should be concentrating on being thankful for our blessings and privileges, we are bombarded with sales messages thanks to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Lost in all of the buying frenzy is Giving Tuesday. This Giving Tuesday post is sponsored by our partner, T-Mobile. Listen, I get it - I really do. Thanksgiving signifies the official beginning of the holiday season and people are
Who else loves making their own ornaments for their Christmas tree? When I was a toddler, my mom made a bunch of dough ornaments by hand to ensure that I wouldn't hurt myself on glass ornaments if I got into the tree at all. She hand-painted all of them and they have been some of our favorites through the years. Of course, dough dries out and crumbles and piece break off as time goes by. A fun way to keep this tradition alive without dealing with the mess of dough it to create handmade
Cranberry sauce is one of those foods I thought I didn't like for years. I had only tasted the canned cranberry sauce and didn't realize how different (and tasty!) homemade cranberry sauce really is. Still, I avoided making it for years because I thought it must be difficult. Boy, was I wrong! It turns out that homemade cranberry sauce is super easy to make! And this easy orange cranberry sauce recipe will fast become a family favorite. Easy Orange Cranberry Sauce People tend to associate
As someone who travels quite a bit, I find myself working on planes, trains, in airports and in coffee shops quite a bit. Since I've been working from home for over a decade now, I've grown accustomed to not having a lot of distracting noise around me while I'm working. I also like having my own music playing softly in the background, not easy to do when you are surrounded by lots of people in a ...