In a previous post, I mentioned that every once in awhile my town has an event that reminds me of the Gilmore Girls' Stars Hollow. Last night was one of those events. Thousands showed up for a little event called "Christmas Village" that was held at our local fairgrounds. As I was driving over to … Continue reading A Christmas Village
Oh my goodness, where has the time gone? Last I checked it was the day before Thanksgiving and now it's Saturday. I've been so busy with festivities and work that I really haven't taken the time to respond to your comments or write. Oops. Sorry, life got in the way. You'll be surprised to know … Continue reading Favorite Ornaments for Your Tree
Good morning to all who are reading this in their pjs with coffee before noon! To the rest of you, get up and smell the fresh brew and feel the sunshine! As I'm sitting here writing, there's a million little things buzzing around in my brain and one of them is how Thanksgiving is only … Continue reading A Thanksgiving To-Do List
I love getting letters! When I was away at college, my mom would send me little letters just saying how much she missed me (she would also include a little cash for my favorite Starbucks drink). My grandma would also send me cards and little notes on birthdays and holidays. Anyway, the stationary of an … Continue reading Pretty Little Things: Stationary
Traditions and Celebrations As some of you know my boyfriend is Persian. Since he didn't grow up celebrating the 4th of July like many of my American counterparts, he doesn't totally get some of our traditions. The fun thing about dating someone from another part of the world is learning new cultures and traditions. I've … Continue reading Fourth of July !