The First Gift of Christmas

Can you believe that Christmas is just 6 days away? It seems to come faster every year. Have you finished your Christmas shopping? I have to admit this is the latest I’ve ever been shopping for gifts. I like to have things done early so I can sit back and enjoy the season without any […]

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What’s inside?

Have you ever played the Dirty Santa game? Some people call it the White Elephant Gift Game. Gifts are typically inexpensive, humorous and used items from home. The participants certainly determine if the game is going to be hilarious or just pass time. For instance, I remember attending one Christmas party where a guy forgot […]

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Heat Required!

Do you have a favorite Christmas treat that you make every year? I can’t make it through a Christmas season without making sugared nuts. My family devours them.Our neighbors wait for them. I’ve even had a friend call and remind me this year that he is supposed to be on the list to receive them. […]

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Can you believe it?

Do you love a good suspense thriller? You know the kind of movie or book that leaves you on the edge of your seat wondering what is coming next. I can’t get enough of them. I love trying to figure out how the various characters are interwoven in the story. I especially love it when […]

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Rise Up!

Have you seen the commercial for the Atlanta Falcons with Samuel L. Jackson? The slogan from it is Rise Up! If you haven’t seen it, check it out here. He says, “I gotta ask you something. What are we all here to do?” Mark and I were invited to a Falcons game with friends. We’ve […]

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It’s FRONT LINE FRIDAY with Whit’s Victory Coffee

It’s FRONT LINE FRIDAY! Are you a coffee lover? Today you get to learn how drinking coffee can help you fight human trafficking in America. I’m excited to introduce you to a friend of mine, Whit Hagemann. He worked as a barista in a local coffee shop, the Daily Grind, when he first learned about the […]

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Who knew?

What are the MUST HAVES among your Christmas concoctions according to your family? My family each has their favorites. My husband’s favorite hands down is peanut butter fudge. My son loves chocolate peanut butter balls, sugared pecans, sugar cookies, and the list goes on and on. I really don’t think he has a favorite. I […]

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Got room?

Got room? How crazy is your average day? Are you able to fit everything into your schedule? Get everyone up Make breakfast Clean up the kitchen Shower and get yourself dressed Work all day Swing by the grocery store to pick up something to cook for dinner Or is it hit the drive through Clean […]

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Who got the votes last night?

Are you a fan of the Voice? Not only do we watch it, but we have friends who come watch it with us regularly. The commentary alone makes for a very entertaining evening, not to mention the great singing. This year the top five are all male vocalists. They’re very different yet all are extremely talented. I’m […]

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GIVE, GIVE, RECEIVE!

Did you have a nice weekend? Do you do anything special? On Saturday, I took my husband on a surprise field trip to High Road Craft Ice Cream & Sorbet. He loves, loves, loves ice cream. This is a factory that is owned and operated by chefs who create the high quality, gourmet ice cream for […]

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