Waaaay back in 2006, when “mommy bloggers” weren’t even called “mommy bloggers” yet (because back then we were just a secret society of writers who discovered each other and a supportive community online when we were at home raising babies and blogging to keep our sanity in check), Sophie from BooMama hosted a Christmas Tour of Homes. It became a tradition, and she eventually passed it on to Myquillyn at The Nesting Place. This year marks the 10th annual Tour of
Just when you thought all the Black Friday craziness had died down . . . it’s time for Cyber Monday! Oh, yes. Cyber Monday is STILL the biggest online shopping day of the year. AND IT STARTS NOW!!!!! If you were busy decorating the house on Friday, it’s not too late to score some great deals on presents for your shopping list and products for you and the family. I will update this post as I get more info so be sure
Okay, guys. This is it! No need to brave the crowds anymore. Grab a cup of coffee, put on your coziest slippers, get comfy in front of the computer, and let your fingers do the walking. I’m so glad to see so many ONLINE deals for Black Friday this year, although Cyber Monday is still the queen of sales in the online space (that’s a post for another time . . . like Monday!) But today, I’m posting the BEST Black Friday Deals of 2015.
Happy Thanksgiving!!! I hope your day is full of good food and dear friends and family. I’m headed out shortly to my sister-in-law’s house for a big family gathering, and we’re all looking forward to that. This morning I got up bright and early and ran in a 5K Turkey Trot. My very first ever 5K was a Turkey Trot, so there is something about a Thanksgiving Day race that holds a special place in my heart. It’s become something of
It’s almost the end of June so that means it’s time to start thinking about July 4th! We have plans to go to our local swim club for their 4th of July BBQ, but if you’re entertaining, you might like this post. I published it a few years ago, but I’ve just updated it with a few new recipes. Summer is the easiest season to eat healthy — fresh veggies and fruits are plentiful and no one wants to feel weighed down
With only a few more weeks until the 4th of July, it’s time to start planning your celebrations. Hi, it’s Tonya again and I’m sharing a simple do-it-yourself banner that’s perfect for hanging above your food station, on your mantel, or along the windows to decorate your home this 4th of July. Supplies needed: burlap scrap paper twine in two colors hole punch scissors
Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner, which means is time to break out the maracas, whip up some guacamole, and celebrate! Hi, it’s Tonya, and I’m back with a fun Cinco de Mayo craft that’s the perfect addition to your celebrations. For most Americans, Cinco de Mayo is just a good excuse to eat nachos and have a margarita or two, but I decided to look it up to see what it’s really about. May 5th is NOT Mexico’s Independence Day, as some