So you’ve waited till the day before Christmas to get presents. And the stores look like a post apocalyptic waste land. Shelves are empty, people are running around, there’s screaming, crying, swearing, and mental break downs from the front end staff. Well maybe not that extreme, but pretty close. Bath Products This shelf usually still has… Continue reading Last Minute Gift Ideas
So you got a nice set of glasses from your grandma but you are never going to use them. Re-Gift It! But be careful because it can cause some embarrassment and broken-heartedness if done wrong. Make sure it’s Appropriate. Make sure that when you do re-gift an item, it is something that the other person… Continue reading Re-Gifting Guide
Here is my guide to setting up a cookie exchange. First is figure out how many people are participating. A good number is between 4-8. Any more than that, it’s way too much baking. If you have more than that participating, try a “Bring What You Can” cookie exchange. This kind is where you bring… Continue reading Christmas Cookie Exchange Guide
So if you haven’t noticed I kinda missed a few days of blog posts. Because…. I didn’t manage my time properly. Well, not just that. Most posts were written in advance and then when I caught up I just didn’t have any inspiration and then BAM! I was probably the most busy I have been… Continue reading Managing Time over the holidays.
So it’s your first Christmas away from home, on your own for the first time, or just can’t afford a lot. So lets go through some things to save you money. Tree So the tree sometimes seems like the most important item at Christmas. It’s the center piece, it’s what everyone gathers around. Scale Back… Continue reading Tips for First Christmas/Christmas on the Cheap
Your pet is a member of your family. I even call mine Baby sometimes (most of the time). They deserve a little something special on Christmas too. This is a list specifically for Cats, however it could be translated into most pets. The Stocking. First and foremost you need a stocking to place all the items in.… Continue reading Stocking for Cats
So it seems that this year I may be spending the holidays alone. My family all has plans and my boyfriend will be working all day. Which is fine. If you haven’t noticed from my posts I make a big deal out of Christmas and the whole spending time with family is Christmas magic. Which… Continue reading How to spend the holidays alone