I don’t know what it is about Valentine’s Day but either you love it or hate it. There never seems to be a neutral when it comes to this day of love.
For me personally, I am a lover of all things holidays. And from what I have learned from relationships, I use this day to date. Dating. What a concept, right? We find our plus one and grow comfortable. Sometimes we forget that it is a form of work. And with work, you sometimes need to rekindle the spark or remind one another why you fell for each other. While you may completely disagree with me, I think that given the time and the circumstances with money and unemployment being so high, why not do simple acts of kindness to remind the people in your life where they stand? Hear me out:
I think one of the sweetest things you can do for another person is to show small tokens of appreciation. Whether it be through making items or spending very little, how about doing this every day for 14 days?
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When my friend Angela’s birthday was coming up, I knew that I wanted to make her a cake. She loves to make delicious cupcakes and baked goods, so it had to be all things sweet for her!
Last week, I shared with you a cake in towel form. With that on my mind, I knew that I wanted to attempt creating a ‘cake’ with baking items (because cakes for birthdays- I mean, it’s perfect). Her birthday was in December, so I went with a holiday theme, which worked well because she loves gingerbread men (or mans, as she likes to say).
I am sure many of you have seen some of these products by now. But if not, let me introduce you to my friend, Fred… & Friends.
I came across Fred & Friends while I was living in Columbus, Ohio and had my first ‘real’ apartment post college. You know what that is like: You feel so adult and you want everything new and different that really defines who you are. No? Just me? Okay.
Are you having a difficult time finding gifts for the stocking? For whatever reason, I always forget about stocking stuffers and filling them up with oodles of cute trinkets. I find myself rushing around for last minute shopping. If this sounds familiar to you, get excited because I have the ideal stocking stuffers for you from a one-stop destination shop! Continue reading
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Do you have a friend on your Christmas list who loves cocktails? Does that same friend also love candy and all things sweet? What if I told you that you could give them a gift that is the best of both worlds? Well, my friends, it is absolutely possible! And it’s darling. Continue reading