Happy Chocolate-Will-Be-Half-Price-Tomorrow Day!!

Happy Valentine’s Day! This isn’t traditionally one of my favorite holidays.  The cost of “romantic” things skyrockets, you can’t get into any of the good restaurants without waiting an extreme amount of time, and people are often left feeling rejected by the lack of romantic gestures in their lives.  Not always the single people either! I basically feel like the whole day is a little overrated and I try to lighten the mood with humor.  Apparently though, saying “Happy Singles Awareness {Read More}

That One Mom’s Top 5 Valentine Gift Ideas (With a Free Printable)

The most romantic day of the year is almost upon us.  Pssshhhh…whatever!! It took me a while, but I gradually came to realize that I am married to one of the least romantic men in the world.  Not that he doesn’t have wonderful qualities, just that romance is not high on his list of priorities.  I’m actually okay with that most of the time.  Plus, when he does spontaneous and romantic things like send me flowers, I wind up getting the bill {Read More}

Love Is In The Air…Valentine’s Day Decorations and a Quick Craft!

Happy Valentine’s Day…or as I like to call it Singles Awareness Day and If-You-Don’t-Get-Flowers-And-Chocolate-They-Don’t-Love-You Day!!  One year, I even said Happy VD.  Somehow, the meaning got lost in translation. The truth is, I’m as romantic as the next girl.  I like picnics and presents and unexpected gestures.  Hallmark commercial make me gushy and even though I’m not obsessed with The Notebook (it’s sweet though), I still dream of Jake Ryan leaning on his sports car so he can give me {Read More}