DECORATING FOR THE HOLIDAYS

I was out running errands yesterday and I couldn't believe how many stores are already decorated for the holidays! I know I'm not alone when I say I could happily listen to Christmas music all year round and while I know we're still two weeks from Thanksgiving, I think a little holiday cheer would do …

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CLASSIC PICKS FOR THE BOYS

Can you believe it's already October? I feel like I say that every month but this year just seems to be flying by. I mean, how have we been engaged for more than nine months?! It will be one year on Christmas Eve and even though we still have eleven months until our wedding, I …

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VALENTINE’S DAY GIFTS FOR HIM & HER

Do you and your significant other typically exchange gifts for Valentine's Day? We've never really celebrated the holiday with a fancy dinner or anything like that but we do give each other presents just because! Last year I gave Will a record player and the year before that he surprised me with a hot pink …

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12 STOCKING STUFFER IDEAS

We're one week out from Christmas Eve and it's down to the nitty gritty details! Opening our stockings has always been one of my favorite parts of Christmas. Traditionally, all nine grandchildren on my mom's side would wait at the top of the stairs (presumably until our parents had refilled their coffee mugs) and then …

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ALL THE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING CUT-OFF DATES YOU NEED TO KNOW

How is it already the 16th of December? I can't believe Christmas is just nine days away. We leave for Maine in seven days which means I have even less time to tie up all the loose ends on my Christmas shopping! I've rounded up the shipping cut-off dates for all of my favorite retailers …

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