I Have a New Addiction – Toddlers and Tiaras

Toddlers and Tiaras

I am a huge fan of trash TV.  I’m not ashamed to admit it, either.  I love me some of the Real Housewives, the Real World/Road Rules Challenges, and those kind of reality tv shows and docudramas.  And I can’t forget Maury Povich.  YOU ARE NOT THE FATHER! But I now have a new love.  […]

9 Tips to Combat Seasonal Allergies

Ways to Combat Seasonal Allergies

I don’t know about you, but in my area, we’ve had a fairly mild winter.  Due to this, our trees are starting to bud out, and you know what that means – allergy season is right around the corner.  I am so not ready for the itchy, watery eyes, the sneezing, or the turning into […]

How To Make a Lacy Glitter Picture Frame

How to Make a Lacy Glitter Frame

  I’m always looking for DIY or craft projects that pack a lot of bang for their buck.  I do this for a few reasons.  While I like pretty things and cute projects, if I’m going to put my time, money, and effort into a project, I want it to be useful and memorable.  I […]

6 Ways To Stay Warm in Winter

5 Ways to Stay Warm This Winter

This post brought to you by QuadraFire. All opinions are 100% mine. As I sit to write this, the Midwest is under siege by our biggest winter storm this year.  In my area, we’re having thunder snow and thunder sleet, which is kind of insane.  It’s also turned our weather upside down, with highs in […]

St Patrick’s Day Vintage Postcards | Wordless Wednesday

St Patricks Day Vintage Image

Oh yes!  Another holiday means I get to delve into my collection of Vintage Images once again.  This time around, it's St Patrick's Day vintage postcards.  Enjoy!

An Ode to Avocados

Avocado Sugar Skull Tee

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Avocados from Mexico. All opinions are 100% mine. Oh, avocados, how do I love thee?  I love you in salads like a Cobb.  I adore you in sandwiches like turkey and avocado on a croissant.  You are the main ingredient in my favorite dip […]

Authentic Irish Shortbread Recipe

Traditional Irish Shortbread Cookies Recipe

As you may know, I am a huge fan of shortbread!  I love all kinds of shortbread cookies and I'm always looking for new recipes, new flavors, and different ways to make it.  This recipe is for Authentic Irish Shortbread and would be a fabulous addition to your St Patrick's Day meal.  Oh. did I […]

Concerts to See in 2013


  It appears that there are some serious concerts to see in 2013!  There are some music tours that are more anticipated and revered than the rest; it takes more than fancy clothing and a rock star image to woo the audience. A music artist is required to be an epitome of individuality and inspiration, […]