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Holiday Melt 1.0 | Dropping or Maintaining Weight During the Holidays

(This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosures here.) We have all heard of the numerous resolutions to lose weight when the New Year begins.  And we’ve heard the sighs of surrender when it comes to fighting the battle of the bulge during the numerous…

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas | Make it Simple + Peaceful

(This post contains affiliate links. This means that I may earn money from the companies and products listed here.  For more information, see my disclosures here.) This post is one of several in the ultimate 2017 Holiday Home Tour! Year after year, millions of people flock to countless sales, getting…

30 Amazing Educational Gifts for Toddlers & Preschoolers

(This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosures here.) As you may know, our granddaughter, Maggie, is currently in therapy.  She has scripts for Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy.  As we were stuck in the insurance/red-tape zone for a time, waiting on getting…

40 Trending Books to Read Right Now | Perfect for Gifts

(This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosures here.) If you’re like me, it’s hard to keep up with all the great books out there. There are some books which are written for a specific time and season, some which prophetically discern what…

51 Gift Ideas for White Elephant | Dirty Santa | Yankee Swap Gift Exchange

(This post contains affiliate links. For more information, see my disclosures here.) We all have those gifts that we just don’t love from Aunt Thelma or that co-worker in the next cubicle. I know, you really want to dispose of that adorable chia pet or Christmas towel…

34 Unique & Fun Coffee Mugs – In Honor of National Coffee Day

Some folks just aren’t exactly “with us” until they’ve had that first cup or two of coffee in the morning. You know who you are. For that matter, we ALL know who you are! In honor of National Coffee, this year on September 29th…