I am putting together a post on common barriers to entertaining, and would love to know your thoughts. I think most of us like the thought of having friends and family in our home on a regular basis, but we don’t always follow through. My lovely friends on Facebook have shared several of their thoughts… Read More What keeps you from entertaining?
Don’t you just love getting real mail – not bills, not ads, and not those promotions that come in hopeful envelopes with what looks like a real stamp and a computer-generated font that might just be a friend’s handwriting? Very few people still receive real mail, and it’s rarity makes it all the more special. I try… Read More Free Printable: Happy Halloween Boo-tiful Friends
Baby Sprinkles are typically, smaller, less elaborate and take a more practical approach to the traditional baby shower. 5 Baby Sprinkle Basics Are a great option for a second or subsequent child, especially when the older sibling is of the opposite gender. That neutral pack and play may work for both, but pink ruffles definitely… Read More 5 Baby Sprinkle Basics
Mrs. Franklin has been singing about respect now for well over 50 years and while we all love to sing along and do a little finger (and maybe booty) shaking, many of us fail to show much respect when it comes to another word with R and S — R.S.V.P.ing. Most people may not be… Read More Show a little R-E-S-P-E-C-T and R.S.V.P.
Do people still know their neighbors? Do you frequent each other’s homes or just show up on neighborhood clean up day or just meet in the street in your evening walk and, say, “we should really get together sometime,” knowing that while you have good intentions you will likely never get around to it.… Read More Getting to know the neighborhood
You know how you seem to move through life phases with all of your friends – some may go a little early and some a little late. It seems like a large number of your friends get married at the same time, then first babies seem to come in batches and before you know it… Read More Wild about Baby