Warming Up Winter

" Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home."

- Edith Sitwell


Get the New Year Right


“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” - Oprah Winfrey


Twas The Night Before Christmas


" Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro' the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse: "

- Clement Clarke Moore and Henry Livingston Jr.


Christmas with a Twist


" Maybe Christmas doesn't come from a store, maybe Christmas means a little bit more "

- Unknown


Simple Chic Christmas Decor

"Christmas isn't a season. It's a feeling."

-Edna Ferber


Long Weekends and Leftovers

"Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings."

-William Arthur Ward


Crisp Thanksgiving Decor

"Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough."

-Oprah Winfrey


Setting the Scene for Thanksgiving

"We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill


Warm Up by the Fire

"If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it." - Lucy Larcom


Spooky or Homey?

"Where there is no imagination there is no horror." - Arthur Conan Doyle, Sr.