Self-Water Container Plants While On Vacation

This post, How to Self-Water Container Plants While on Vacation, contains affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I may receive a small commision, with no additional cost to you.  Summer vacation season is finally here. Now that I’ve got flowers blooming on my front porch in containers, we’re headed to […]

20 DIY Flamingo Inspired Crafts and Recipes

I may be compensated through my affiliate links in this post. It’s no secret that I’m crazy about flamingos! I have a huge flamingo painting above my navy sofa and I smile every single time I glance her way. A while back, daughter #2 gifted me with a small flamingo painting that she did herself […]

Spotting Signs of An Unhealthy Obsession With Food

There are more links between food and mental health disorders than we think. Of course, there are issues with regards to body image, but food addiction is something that’s not just related to people who are overweight or are unhealthy. Food addiction can form unhealthy habits in even the healthiest of people. What are some of […]

Beach Photo Tips and What to Wear

Don’t you just love beach photos? I do! Our family had professional photos made a little while back at the beach, so this is a good time to share my beach photo tips and what to wear. Once a year, I gather the entire family for our annual family photo. I hear moaning, groaning, and […]

How To Take Control of Your Mental Health

Taking care of your mental health can be really tough. We all have so many responsibilities and stressful situations to get through that it is not surprising conditions like depression and anxiety are rife in our society. If you’re concerned about the state of your mental health, here are a few things you can do […]

Bunny Tail Popcorn and Movie Night Slumber Party Ideas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WelcomeToFamilyNight #PeterRabbit #CollectiveBias As you probably know by now, I love hosting family gatherings. Family time is everything to me and I’m about to let you in on a little secret: Slumber parties with the grandkids are my favorite […]

Uptown Charlotte Walking Food Tour

My oldest daughter recently surprised me with an early Mother’s Day gift – an uptown Charlotte Walking Food Tour. That’s North Carolina, in case you didn’t know. As you know, I’m a foodie and I’m sure my daughter will win best Mother’s Day gift ever! As a food and party blogger, I always document everything […]

Meaningful Mother’s Day Gifts She Will Love

This post, Meaningful Mother’s Day Gifts, is sponsored by Eternity Rose. All opinions are my own.  Mother’s Day will be here soon, so it’s time to start thinking about a meaningful Mother’s Day gift. What do you get for the mother who has everything? What do you get for your mom that’s different and unique? I’ve […]

What You Need to Know About a Reverse Mortgage

If you have seen reverse mortgages advertised then a reverse mortgage may sound appealing to you. However, there are many things you need to know prior to signing an agreement for a reverse loan of this sort. Knowing the facts will help you to determine whether or not this type of loan will benefit you. […]

How to Make a Beautiful DIY Easter Bag

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC. All opinions are mine alone. #SpringMoments #CollectiveBias I’m in full-on Spring mode and I can hardly wait until Easter. I always enjoy hosting a big family get together and planning the tablescape. I’m making a beautiful DIY Easter […]