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Electrical Misadventures Decking the Halls

Electrical Misadventures Decking the Halls

One of my best Black Friday finds was completely unintended. I was sent a notice about a flash sale on a front door decoration set for half price with free shipping. Total cost: $51.60. It was perfect for our home. It was a traditional, Colonial […]

Stressed Out by the Holidays? Relax, You’re Supposed to Be!

Stressed Out by the Holidays? Relax, You’re Supposed to Be!

This holiday season I have definitely bit off more than I can chew. At the moment, I have just returned from a journey of 4,000 miles. I have a mountain of laundry, luggage to unpack, Christmas shopping to finish, thank you notes to write and, […]

Ruly Recap and Reader Feedback:  Simple Holidays and Toy Storage

Ruly Recap and Reader Feedback: Simple Holidays and Toy Storage

We made it to the end of December and the end of the holiday season!! Pat yourself on the back if you are still standing! It is time to start a new month and a new Ruly theme but first a quick recap of December’s […]

2 Days Before Christmas: Scrubbing for Santa

2 Days Before Christmas: Scrubbing for Santa

Two days until the big day and we are running on fumes!  I braved Costco yesterday for some groceries and it was packed with both shoppers and sampling stations.  We had so many samples we went home completely full!  A man hawking red velvet cake […]

Status: 11 Days to Christmas

Status: 11 Days to Christmas

Our holiday frenzy is occurring at high speed lately. Last week, I gave you my priority list, which we are sticking with for the most part. We are almost finished with our shopping and hope to have the rest of our gifts in the mail […]