Needing advice this holiday season!

Do you ever have expectations for a holiday and it let you down a little? That’s the best way I can explain yesterday. I spent a lot of time yesterday making a lot of food for our Thanksgiving gathering so my grandmother wouldn’t have to do it all. I made ham, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, broccoli rice casserole, and two pumpkin pies. I didn’t want my grandma to overwhelm herself...

Random Update

Just some random thoughts for today. I feel like writing a little, but I have no big plans to talk about. 🙂 Can you believe it’s already December 5? …but still in the 70’s and 80’s?! Fall/winter is my favorite time of year and I’m pretty afraid we are going to get robbed of it this year.  Where is the much needed rain? Don’t get me wrong, it’s been nice for our...

For the Christmas Challenged.

My friends will tell you I’m kind of a freak.  They would tell you I’m an overachiever, that I rarely relax in social settings because I’m too focused on a perfect meal or perfect food.  They would tell you that I clean… compulsively. They also wouldn’t recognize my home right now if they walked in it. Christmas is a season that I go into overdrive in all areas.  Fancy Christmas...