End of the Year Donations


Every year as we head into the holidays, I have my daughters do a big clean-up of their toys.  I have them make a throw away pile that includes broken,torn, damaged toys and a donation pile that includes working toys that another child could enjoy.   I do the same thing throughout the house to start the new year off right.  I get rid of anything I … [Read more...]

Garth Brooks is Coming to Detroit!

Garth Brooks

For the first time in over 18 years, The Garth Brooks World Tour with Trisha Yearwood is now coming to Detroit! The concerts will be Friday, February 27th 7:00 PM and Saturday, February 28th 7:00 PM at JOE LOUIS ARENA. On Tuesday, November 11th, Garth released MAN AGAINST MACHINE, his first new studio album in 13 years. His current single "Mom" has taken social media by … [Read more...]

Custom Gift Wrap on a Budget

Custom Gift Wrap on a Budget

  I decided to step it up a notch this year and put my gift wrapping skills to the test.  I picked up some wrapping paper at Target and some tags and ribbon at Dollar General.  That's all I needed, along with some flat glittery ornaments, to step up the wow factor of my Christmas gifts!   Supplies: Fancy Ribbon (I got mine at Dollar … [Read more...]

Simple Mocha Pecan Balls

Mocha Pecan Ball Ingredients

Today I'm going to share this simple recipe for Mocha Pecan Balls. Not only are they simple, but they are delicious and make great gifts during the holidays. I made these Mocha Pecan Balls to take to a multi family Thanksgiving event and they were a hit! There ended up being plenty for the event and plenty of extras to share with co-workers.   … [Read more...]