Thanksgiving. In August. At the Beach.

You know how sometimes you get these bizarre ideas and after kicking it around a bit, you ultimately decide, “Oh, what the hell?  Let’s go for it!” So let’s rewind to maybe June.  One of my very best bffs Melisa called me up to ask me a question about our upcoming vacation to the Outer … Read more

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hard to believe that it’s already time for another Turkey Day, isn’t it?  This year I find myself thankful for more things that I can list – but topping them all are my family, my friends and yes, my amazing readers.  I am so thankful to have all of you in my life – you … Read more

Mom’s Pumpkin Bread Recipe – A Thanksgiving Tradition!

Thanksgiving week means one thing in this house – and no, it’s not Black Friday shopping.  Thanksgiving time is pumpkin bread baking time!  This tradition started back with my grandmother.  I grew up baking the same recipe with my own mom year after year.  After my mom died, my sister and I kept it going. … Read more

Simple Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Thanksgiving week is upon us! I have come across some seemingly simple Thanksgiving crafts for kids during my time on Pinterest. Here are my favorites: Chain of Gratitude from Simply Kelly B Handprint Turkey from Meet the Dubiens Thanksgiving Corn Craft from Ramblings of a Crazy Woman Turkey Cookies from Cupcake KidCafe Fall Button Tree … Read more