Is Your Salad Dressed to Kill?

I well remember the days, er, years when I would automatically order a great big salad every time I went out to dinner.  And I was always so proud of myself.  Until . . . the public demanded that restaurants share the nutritional value of their meals.  I have a love/hate relationship with Eat This/Not […]

Throwing an Award Winning Viewing Party

This post is sponsored by Applebee’s.  All opinions are my own. An awards show viewing party is the perfect time to bring out the glitz and glam!  Are you preparing for the red carpet watch parties?  Are you getting your voting slips ready and thinking of the best food to serve? Here’s some fun tips […]

Christmas Tree Decoration Tips

Decorating a Christmas tree is not rocket science, you say.  Oh, contraire! When I look back at some of the first Christmas trees I decorated in my younger years, I just laugh and laugh.  Charlie Brown had nothing on me!  Here’s some of my Christmas tree decoration tips I’ve learned along the way. 3 Easy […]

How to Blog Like A Pro

I have a confession to make:  I’m addicted to research.  I research all of my vacation destinations months before I ever book the trip.  You can find my top 10 packing tips here! Whenever I try something new, I find out all I can about it before I take the plunge.  My family says that […]

10 Tips to Make Your Living Room Pop

It’s no secret that I love to decorate and I was thrilled and very flattered when a non-relative teen walked into my house for the first time and said, “Oh my gosh, this looks like it could be in a magazine.”  She’s now my favorite person in the entire world!  (But what do teens know?) […]

My Top 10 Packing Tips for Vacation Trips

My top Ten Packing Tips includes affiliate links. If you click a link and make a purchase, I may receive a small commision at no extra cost to you.  It’s that time of year – summer vacation time! I always look forward to our annual family vacation in North Myrtle Beach with all of our […]

18 Fashion Tips for Men

Since Google Analytics pinky swears that I have more men followers than women, this one’s for the men.  But ladies, if you are like me, you help choose your husband’s wardrobe, so this one’s for you, too! Clothing says so much about a person.  So, with that in mind, I’m about to make you men […]

My Top 8 Makeup Tips

I admit it. I’m over 50.  Actually, I admitted it a while back when I wrote about The Nifty Fifties.  I know, I know, I don’t look a day over 40.  Just kidding.  And I’m sure you are asking yourself why I’m sharing 8 makeup tips while sitting there thinking that I don’t know a […]

Shopping Steals and Deals

I still have the tags from a pair of white Bermuda shorts (by one of my favorite designers) that I scored this past summer.  The original price (not suggested) was $120.00.  I snagged them for $32.99.  They are classic and will never go out of style.  And the fit is fabulous. (Tip:  Higher quality fabrics […]

Photo Tips and Throwback Thursday

Welcome to this week’s Throwback Thursday!  Today is the day that we bring back an older post and make it brand spanking new again. Tammy from Deja Vue Designs is this week’s co-host. We have lots of great features from last week. Things may seem a bit different this week…Denyse was called away on an […]