Locking Diary for Girls with Feathered Pen and Stickers!

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When you have a house full of girls, privacy can be at a high premium. I love the princesses, but I have to admit they are a bunch of nosy little snoops. That means I get to listen not only to the whining about privacy being invaded, I also have to endure the endless tattling … Read more

Give The Gift of Books With BOTM!

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This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I think it’s no secret by now that I have a deep and abiding love affair with books. I’ve written entire essays detailing my affection for the written word. My house could rival many city … Read more

Toys, Games & Timeless Treasures

Toys, Games & Timeless Treasures This page may include affiliate links or sponsored content, but it only contains products that I actually love. From toys and games to a nice hostess gift, these are perfect to keep on hand during the holiday to grab quickly when you’re invited to a party! Looking for a special … Read more

Christmas Elf Party!

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An Elf Themed Party This page may include affiliate links or sponsored content, but it only contains products that I actually love. Why just keep the elf on the shelf? Spread the elfin magic all through the house and all through your holiday season! Whether you’re planning a party for your little one or want … Read more

Fall Fashion LookBook: November Skies

There’s a certain fathomless shade of blue that only a November sky seems to bring. On those days when there isn’t the slightest cottontail puff of cloud in the air, the sun warm on your upturned face as you gaze into the wide expanse of forever, it feels like summer might be making a comeback, … Read more

Seeing Satan in Every Sugar Skull

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This little group of women were complaining about Hallmark’s Día de Los Muertos sugar skull ornaments, saying they were creepy and “seemed Satanic.” Because I’m a loudmouth, non-business-of-my-own-minder, I had to jump in and explain to them what the holiday is really about. Because the idea of tiny angels leaving heaven for one night to … Read more

Sweet Embellished Leg Warmers

Embellished leg warmers and boot socks have been a sweet trend through the fall and winter. Since our national groundhog weatherman seems to have mispredicted an early spring, you still have plenty of time to rock this look and keep your legs warm and toasty in style. These are adorable with tights, leggings or skinny … Read more

All Things Christmas And More

All Things Christmas And More is a family business for over 5 years now. We pride ourselves on offering the best Christmas products around at an affordable price. We stock over 2,500 items year round and expand our catalog every year. This year new Was Halloween next year we are looking to expand and a … Read more

A Month of Gratitude, Day 8: Warm Boots

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Today I am veering off from much broader subjects and honing in on something seemingly small. I’m thankful for warm boots. There’s nothing quite like pulling them on, toes sinking in to the fuzzy lining, feeling the supporting weight encase your ankles and calves as you buckle or zip or lace (sometimes all three!) them … Read more