A Dolly for Christmas

Young girl Daisy doesn’t want a fancy toy or an electronic gadget for Christmas. She visits Santa and asks him for something very special. Interestingly enough, she’s wanted this something special for a long time. Kimberly Schlapman of the country band Little Big Town has teamed up with Morgan Huff to create A Dolly forContinue reading “A Dolly for Christmas”

Are You Having a Blue Christmas?

In this season of cheer, are you facing a life-altering hardship or major disappointment? Despite the revelry, parties, and goodwill, are you facing a storm in your life that casts a shadow over all the celebration? If so, you’re not alone. Dealing with grief can make you feel alone, even when others are grieving theContinue reading “Are You Having a Blue Christmas?”

EASY Last minute Christmas gifts

Today is December 17 – Christmas is roughly one week away! And believe me, I do enjoy my plotting and planning when it comes to gift giving for the holidays. Photo courtesy MBisanz via Flickr, Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license. It’s all in good fun, of course, planning what to buy and what toContinue reading “EASY Last minute Christmas gifts”

A Few of My Favorite Dollar Store Things

It’s Christmastime and your days may be filled with various festivities. Whatever you’re doing, hopefully you’re feeling some holiday cheer. Perhaps you’re decking your halls, or making preparations to entertain guests. Maybe you’re doing some Christmas shopping to give gifts for an office party or family get-together. With all this hustle and bustle that’s boundContinue reading “A Few of My Favorite Dollar Store Things”

Staying on Budget at Christmastime

Did you go shopping on “Black Friday”? Do you plan to look for deals on “Cyber Monday”? Either way you look at it, it’s official: the Christmas shopping season has begun. Each of us is different when it comes to how Christmas spending impacts our wallets. Maybe for you, Christmas is a time of greatContinue reading “Staying on Budget at Christmastime”