3 Family Friendly Mardi Gras Activities On Louisiana’s Gulf Coast

3 Family Friendly Mardi Gras Activities On Louisiana’s Gulf Coast Put the debauchery aside this year in favor of the quirky and charming traditions that are alive all along Louisiana’s Gulf Coast. Sure, we’ve all seen and heard about over-the-top Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans that would make even the most free-thinking folks blush. […]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas: Personalized Gifts For Dad

Buying gifts for our fathers can be tricky business. Sometimes we feel as though we are really drawing a blank when trying to figure out what to buy. As such, we usually wind up opting for the trusted dad-friendly classics – bottles of liquor, a new pair of socks, some cologne, etc. Our fathers may […]

2018 Favorite Things Holiday Gift Guide For Kids #KidsGiftsBboxx

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com. It’s almost Christmas and I can’t believe this year is almost over. Can you? I am totally not prepared for the upcoming holiday either. Have you finished your holiday shopping yet? If you are like me, I am going to guess that’s a no! I have a hard time […]

“Christmas Joy” Premieres Saturday 11/3 at 8PM EST On Hallmark Channel #ChristmasJoy #CountdownToChristmas

Who’s ready for Christmas? I love it when it gets colder and I’m snuggling up on the couch with my dog in front of the cozy fireplace. Don’t you? I believe that the best nights are the ones that involve Hallmark Channel’s Countdown To Christmas movies, a warm, snuggly dog and a toasty fireplace. Tuning […]

Wedding Venue Spotlight: Five Romantic Destinations to Say “I Do”

It’s about that time again. With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, many people are gearing up to propose to their paramores. But you need the perfect venues to make your proposal and to actually tie the knot. So, today we are doing a wedding venue spotlight. Check out these five romantic destinations to say, “I do,” […]

5 Burglary Prevention Tips For The New Year [Infographic]

If you are like me, you are still wrapping your head around the fact that the holidays are over and that we are now into a new year. Many people take extra precautions during the holidays to try to prevent home invasions, robberies and other thefts, but this is something that we really need to […]

The Harsh Reality Of The Holidays: What It’s Like To Be Alone At Christmas

Growing up, I remember Christmases spent hopping from house to house. We would go to both grandmother’s and sometimes even an aunt or two’s as well. It was exciting visiting my cousins that I didn’t often get to see, especially my cousin, Tammy, who was always like a sister to me. I always looked up […]

Hallmark Channel’s “The Mistletoe Inn” Premiering This Thursday, Nov 23rd 8pm/7c! #ad #TheMistletoeInn #CountdownToChristmas

What are you doing for Thanksgiving? This year, I am meeting up with my daughter for lunch the day before and then with my aunt and cousins on the big day. I love getting together with family and friends that I haven’t seen in a while to catch up, relax and watch the parade or […]

10 Tasty Oatmeal Muffin Recipes

Did you know that December 19th is National Oatmeal Muffin Day? I did not know myself until recently. However my birthday is the day before and I really love oatmeal muffins so I feel that is some sort of sign. Wouldn’t you agree? Happy early birthday to me! Lol. Seriously, though, though some oatmeal muffins […]

51st Annual Holly Day Fair Shopping Extravaganza November 2-5 in Fayetteville

A few months ago, I got to spend a few fun days in Fayetteville, NC. I really had no idea that there is so much to do there. And being that I am from North Carolina, that is pretty shameful. There is just so much fun to be had in this state, people! So, I […]