Christmas Crafternoon

Christmas Crafternoon

Who? I am forever grateful for roomies & friends who go along with my confetti shenanigans! Callie & I recently christened the new apartment with an afternoon of friends and DIY projects aka Christmas Crafternoon! And if you’re a little intimidated by the thought of hosting a party I think even Callie (who hadn’t hosted [...]

A D V E N T 2 0 2 1

A D V E N T  2 0 2 1

I said it last year & I'll say it again this year - I am so glad our calendar wraps up with Advent & Christmas. If you are familiar with the big "C" Church calendar you know that Advent begins the Sunday after Thanksgiving & goes through Christmas Eve. Then Christmas Day starts Christmastide which [...]

Flamingo Jingle

Flamingo Jingle

Dashing through the sand in flip flops & sunscreen, running toward the waves out here on the beach, hey! It is almost Christmas in July, people! As you know, I love Christmas, but I rarely make an exception to celebrate any time before Thanksgiving. Christmas in July is one of those rare occasions so let's [...]

A Very Merry Birthday

A Very Merry Birthday

There's a sweet boy in my life who recently turned 23! This boy just so happens to have been born in December & L-O-V-E-S Christmas. He also loves s'mores & anything outdoors. Naturally, this party planning gal went to work on a Christmas themed birthday. It was kind of comical because in November, we hosted [...]

Flannels & Flapjacks

Flannels & Flapjacks

Ladies, gather your gal pals & guys, get your lumberjack dudes together! One of the best things about Christmas break is hometown friend reunions. Last night a couple of my best friends and I ate breakfast for dinner, swapped stories, and laughed until our stomachs ached for three hours straight. We make a point at [...]