Maybe That Person isn’t Really Being Rude


“Can you believe that? She just walked right past me and didn’t even stop to chat.” “Have you noticed that he’s been sitting alone through this whole conference? Anti-social much?” “What a b*tch!” “How rude!” “She’s so stuck up!” Have you ever heard anyone talking about others at a conference like this? As I head […]

How to Get Rid of a Rash Under Your Breasts – The TMI Post

Normally this is where I would put an image to go along with my topic but given the subject matter, ummm no! And please note, this is in no way a sponsored post. I was not compensated in any way for presenting this. It’s just something I wanted to share – or over-share as the […]

Craft Your Stash Book Review and Giveaway


Disclosure: I received a review copy of this book in order to facilitate a review. I am a HUGE fan of this book and would gladly sing it from the rooftops! This post contains affiliate links. When I heard that my buddy Lisa Fulmer was coming out with a craft book, I’m pretty sure I […]

75 Ideas for Relieving Stress


My life has been a bit stressful lately. Ok so actually that’s an understatement. It’s been very stressful lately. Daughter’s wedding (for which I was making a lot of the stuff), daughter moving to the UK with her husband for two years, daughter having trouble finding a place to live in the UK and having […]

DIY Dog Leash and Supply Holder


Disclosure: I am participating in the 2014 Dog Fence DIY Hackathon. I have received compensation for this post – but seriously, y’all know how much I adore my dog and love any excuse in the world to make cute things for her! See that girl right down there? I love her to pieces! And she […]

Be Brave! Be Blissful!


Now that I’m about to embark on another Blissdom Canada adventure (heading off on Wednesday in fact) I thought it would be a good time to revisit the goals I set after Blissdom 2013 . I felt so energized, so revived and ready to take on the world. It empowered me and I vowed to […]

Halloween Ghosts Under Glass: Crafts Under 15 Minutes


Halloween is coming fast and this time of year is just so busy, isn’t it? I’m always looking for fast and easy ways to add some holiday fun to my home – ones that I can whip up quickly and inexpensively!  So, this week I’m taking part in another round of Craft Lightning. All week […]

Doors Open and Culture Days in London Ontario


This is one of the best weekends of the year in London, Ontario – Doors Open and Culture Days all wrapped up in one!  What does that mean? Well, it’s an event that enables residents and visitors to London to attend many unique sites around the city FOR FREE!! Not just that, but many of […]

Back to Basics with Netflix


The start of a new school year always feels like the perfect time to get back to basics and get a new routine going.  It doesn’t matter that I’m no longer a student or a teacher – it still just feels like a perfect time to regroup and get ready for cooler weather and a […]

Share the Love and GuacItForward – National Guacamole Day and a Coupon!


You know how much I like to share the love and do nice things for other people.  Well, so does my favorite guacamole and salsa company Wholly Guacamole! Tomorrow, September 16th, is NATIONAL GUACAMOLE DAY! We want to take our favorite day of the year and make it extra special and we need your help! […]