Christmas Time Is Coming!!

Do you know what time it is?!? I know, I know…we haven’t exactly made it through Thanksgiving yet, but I’m a little excited. Christmas time is coming!!   To be completely truthful, I’m a little bit behind with everything Christmas. I had big plans to have everything decorated, all shopping finished, and parties/events organized. Nope. Not done. Actually, I started a painting project last week that still isn’t finished and we are having a new heat/air unit put in as {Read More}

4 Ways to Give Gifts Without Going Into Debt

Is it seriously almost November? Holy smokes!! Thanksgiving and Christmas will be upon us before we know it. I’m not even sure how we’ll get it all done! Does anybody have their Thanksgiving menu planned? Have you started Christmas shopping yet?? Technically I have started shopping, but I’m not even close to finished. As always, I have two burning questions: What should I buy these people and how will we afford it? In a perfect world, we would all have {Read More}

Here I Am Again! (Where I’ve Been and Where I Want to Go)

Hello my friends.  Here I am again with an apology and explanation as to why I’ve been absent for so long. It seems to be a recurring theme with me. I can’t say that I’m very proud of it. I said to myself the other day (because I do talk to myself sometimes), “You haven’t written anything for your blog in about three months.” Wrong. When I finally logged in, it had been since February. Wow. I’m way behind. Here’s {Read More}