"Though I've grown old, the bell still rings for me... as it does for all who truly believe." One thing I love about Christmas is being able to see it through the eyes of a child. I love watching my little cousin anxiously wait for Santa on Christmas Eve and talk about all of the … Continue reading Real Talk: Christmas as a Young Adult
The Reason for the Season: Celebration Happy Holiday Season! Now that December is here, I'm finally starting to get excited for Christmas. I'm the type of person who doesn't really like thinking about the holiday season before December 1st. I cringe when I see Christmas products starting to be set up in stores on Halloween. … Continue reading Holiday Party Ideas
I'm Playing Favorites Right now, I'm sitting in my bed with the lights off and a heat-pack on my sciatic nerve that has been hurting like crazy, and I am completely mentally drained. I'm beginning to write this post a few days before you will all read it. By the time you do, my semester … Continue reading Favorite Posts 2017
Party, Party, Party I definitely have a little bit of a Suzy-Homemaker-type mindset when it comes to parties. I love planning and organizing them! It's addicting to me! When I was a kid I planned small parties for my cousins to come to for almost every holiday. I planned everything from the snacks and crafts … Continue reading How To Throw a Holiday Dinner Party
What Cookies ARe You Leaving For Santa This Year? As I near the end of my semester, all I can think about is how finals and studying are getting in the way of my Christmas cookie baking time. I become a complete cookie baking-fiend every Christmas season. My kitchen is like Santa's workshop for cookies. … Continue reading CHRISTMAS COOKIES!!!
So Close. SOOOOO CLOSE! Raise your hand, my Dolls, if you are a senior this year! Whether you're a high school senior, a college senior, or in your last year of grad school, I bet you're feeling the same pain as I am right now. You're trying to hold on until you get your degree, … Continue reading Senioritis (Part 1)
So close but so far... It's almost here. The moment we've all been waiting for is almost within reach: winter break and the holiday season. If you're anything like me, I'm sure you've been in full-on holiday mode ever since Santa made his way through the Thanksgiving Day Parade. I'm sure you've started decorating your Christmas … Continue reading Why The Semester Needs to End NOW! 🎄