You’ll Love This Shampoo!


This is a Sponsored Post.  All Opinions are My Own. Introducing Maple Holistics.  Argan Oil Shampoo. Maple Holistics. Maple Holistics asked Me to test the Argan Oil Shampoo and give my Honest Opinion. I thought it would be fun to do an After-Thanksgiving Shampoo Party. With the Family.   Age Range from 10 to 6o+ Years. All Hair Types.   […]

Wild West Main Street Durango


And To Think That I Saw It on Main Street. Durango.  Colorado. At 6800 feet above sea level, Durango sits high in the Rockies. Lightheadedness ensues to those not acclimated.  Like Me. It is a ski destination for many.  But this weekend, there was Not a Snowflake in Sight. No Worries.  Everyone Skipped the Slopes […]

Paper Plate Buffet


A Fancy End to the Long Weekend with a Leftovers Lunch. A Paper Plate Buffet. Easy and Fast to Put Together.    No Dishes to Wash(!) And Miles of Smiles to Share. Moose Mugs!  Let’s Click to the Season! Please Join Us.  Silver Snowflake Napkin Rings.  Paper Plates and Silver. Little Smokies with Mustard.  Nutcracker Picks. […]

A Colorado Holiday and The Best Turkey Ever!


Colorado for Thanksgiving.  All the Family Together. Cold Outside but So Very Warm and Comforting Inside. We Cooked for Days and Days.  The Meal was Perfectly Lovely. Even when Eaten in 30 Minutes or Less.  🙂 Enjoy Our Snapshots of a Wonderful Holiday. First Up the Family Turkey Platter.  Ready for its Annual Debut. The Best […]

Cooking Up Half a Storm


Work has been Crazy Busy and the Holidays are Moving Upon Us at Breakneck Speed. So Very Thankful for Today.  A Day to Cook and Bake and Pack with My Girls. For a Thanksgiving Adventure. Early Morning.  Up and Ready. The Thanksgiving Centerpiece.  Finishing Touches and Ready for Our Trip to Durango. Years Ago…This Was […]

A Thankful Tree


A Simple Centerpiece.   For Thanksgiving. A Thankful Tree. Our Project for this Weekend. To Bring to Our Family Thanksgiving Table. It’s Easy and Fun to Do.  And the Cost to Create is Free. Let’s Do This Together! Collect Branches. Wax to Preserve Leaves. See How We did that Here. Create Thankful Cards.  Cards.  Hole Punch.  String. […]

Tea or Coffee?


I’ll Have Both…Please. I Need to Dye/Stain/Age the New Whiter Than White Duvet. The Duvet Pattern is a Map of Old New York. I love white bedding but the white duvet isn’t working with the Old World Look of the Master. It Looks Too Sparkly New. So I’m going to Try a Tea Stain. Maple Tea from Canada.  […]

Sometimes You Just Have to Be the Soldier


A Quick Peek at Nutcracker Rehearsals. Faster than You Can Leap and Twirl and Say Sugar Plum Fairy, It’s Nutcracker Season! Here We Have the Trifecta of Nutcrackers… Beginning Thanksgiving Weekend and Ending Christmas Eve Day, Three Local Ballet Companies Twirl their Stuff. Each has a Different Spin.  All are Dazzling and Fun. The Nutcracker is […]

One More Song at Bedtime


This is a Sponsored Post.  I was Gifted the Product.  All Opinions are My Own. You Know All the Reading Statistics. Reading aloud  to our Children is important on so many levels. It is the single most important activity leading to language development. Reading aloud builds word-sound awareness and is a predictor of reading success. Reading aloud builds […]

Italian Eggs Extraordinaire


My Favorite Movie.  Moonstruck. Filmed in My Old Neighborhood in Brooklyn. My Favorite Fun Breakfast Food.   Italian Eggs. Comfort Food for Me.  Could Easily Become Comfort Food for You Too. Easy.  Silly.  Oscar-Worthy. Moonstruck, Cher and Nicolas Cage 1987 Check Out this Classic Scene from Moonstruck when Mrs. Castorini makes Eggs… Need Some Comfort This Weekend??? […]