Well the holidays are winding down and I’m sure, like you, they were a good mix of festivity, family, and cray cray. I had such good intentions of catching up here (four different article starts to be exact) but between the Christmas cards, cookie baking, and holiday merriment, life got away with me. Now that I’ve caught a moment to breathe, I’ve been thinking back … Continue reading THIS IS GOING TO BE GREAT!
Over Christmas break, we visited the Christmas Story House, located in the Tremont neighborhood of Cleveland. The house was purchased in 2004 and completely updated to reflect the heritage of A Christmas Story. Opening to the public in 2006, it has become a must see stop during the holiday season!!!When you arrive, you will see there are three buildings to visit. Your first stop is … Continue reading Christmas Bonus: Visiting the Christmas Story House
I recently had a chance to reconnect with a relative of mine that I hadn’t seen in a few years. At the end of the day when it was time to go, we said we’d had a great time and walked away. But I realized in my heart there was so much more I wanted to say. And since I’m awkward, I held back. What … Continue reading Read Before Christmas
We all know Christmas can get a bit harried but the other day I had an experience that was just 100% a hot mess. So I write this to you to keep in mind as you are out an about doing your errands…. I planned to sprint into Carters with three kids to grab a pair of jeans and a snowsuit. Pretty simple, especially since I knew exactly … Continue reading Please Forgive Me This Christmas
I’ve been waiting all year to share this with you and today is finally the day! In case you did not get a chance to score this awesome “Smiling’s My Favorite” shirt on Black Friday like I did, I have something even better for you. The PASSION PLANNER is your go to for mapping out your goals….part dream journal, part daily to do list, total … Continue reading ❤️Passion Planner❤️