While I firmly believe in maintaining an attitude of gratitude year round, it is certainly fun to celebrate our appreciation for blessings this time of year. Surely everyone already knows I’m thankful for my husband, kids, family, friends, and even my iPhone (oh precious … [Read more...]
Celebrate the everyday by making dinnertime a family event. Whitney shares her best tips and tricks on making dinner special here.
Today's post is not brought to you by America's consumer products companies. We've been making our own laundry detergent for almost a year now, and it's worked out shockingly well. Call me a conspiracy theorist, but I'm convinced that consumer product companies don't want us to … [Read more...]
What am I going to do today? Bake cookies. Lots and lots and lots of cookies. I am so glad the grocery store is close. I've always loved to bake cookies. Remember E? She and I have bonded over cookie-making in so many ways. I distinctly remember the day we compared our chocolate … [Read more...]
We've been very busy around here preparing for the National Stationery Show, and we can hardly believe that late next week we will be heading off to New York. There are still little details to wrap up, and bags to pack, and so many new products to share at the show... it's all a … [Read more...]
When New Years Day dawned, and hunger hit, I had to take into account several things: first of all, the grocery store was closed. Secondly, I have resolved to a) fit into a wedding dress in six weeks and b) maintain a healthier lifestyle in 2008. Lastly, I have a distinct … [Read more...]