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    5 Ways To Stay Stress Free During The Holidays

    The beautiful holiday season is upon us. For those of you who have been following my blog for awhile, you know that I LOVE Christmas. Everything about the holiday make me so happy. I also love Thanksgiving, but Christmas is where it’s at. With Thanksgiving and Christmas around the corner, though they’re filled with tons of love and excitement, they can also be stressful. No worries, my friends. I’m here to offer you some advice to make them less stressful and more relaxing and fun. Because that’s what the holidays are all about, sometimes we just need little reminders.   1. Budget Don’t forget to budget. It’s REALLY easy to…

  • A Thanksgiving Reminder

    This blog will be short. I wanted to write a quick post to all of my readers reminding them of something important. This Thanksgiving, when you’re enjoying the wonderful holiday with family and friends, take a moment to think of your friends, neighbors, family or coworkers. Is there someone you know who doesn’t have a place to go for Thanksgiving? Does your neighbor live alone, and you have a suspicion they may be celebrating the holiday alone? Stop by. Send them a note. Give them a call. Invite them. Not sure if someone has plans? Ask them anyway. Give thanks and spread love. Don’t forget about others this holiday season. Also,…

  • Easy Thanksgiving Appetizers

    Thanksgiving is near. Although I am guilty of getting in the Christmas mode VERY early (too early according to most people), I still love Thanksgiving! As I’ve been cruising around Pinterest, I found some DELICIOUS appetizers to make for Thanksgiving! I’m definitely going to try some (if not all) of these appetizers. Crispy Loaded Hasselback Potato Bites This recipe is from The Comfort Of Cooking. I’m not a huge baked potato person, but when it has all of the goodies that this recipe does, I totally am. There aren’t too many ingredients to this recipe and it’s not too difficult to make (which is a huge plus). Also, how can anything that includes…