Father’s Day Gift for the Grillmaster

This year, my hubby and I have the best gift we could possibly get for Mother’s or Father’s Day: Baby Juliza. Still, I’ll take any excuse I can get to make him feel extra special, because he really is an awesome dad. But what do you give a man who doesn’t really need anything, and… Continue reading Father’s Day Gift for the Grillmaster

Still Need a Mother’s Day Gift? Make a Photo Book

My mother is an amazing woman, and I’m thankful that my family and I get to spend as much time with her as we do. But when Mother’s Day rolls around, as it will this weekend, it can be difficult to figure out what to give the woman who has given you — well —… Continue reading Still Need a Mother’s Day Gift? Make a Photo Book

Valentine’s Gift Idea: Life, Responsibility & Chocolate

OK. So I admit that the headline of the post is a bit…umm…confusing. But this year for Valentine’s Day, I wanted to give my daughter something more than yet another stuffed animal or heart-emblazoned t-shirt. So when Walmart challenged me to shop for Valentine’s gifts, I in turn challenged myself to find something a little… Continue reading Valentine’s Gift Idea: Life, Responsibility & Chocolate

Useful Gift Idea: Breakfast Sandwich Maker

I can’t lie: Breakfast time at my house basically  boils down to every man for himself (and God for us all). On weekdays, my daughter gets up about an hour before my stepson, because her bus comes a lot earlier. Sometimes I make her breakfast, and sometimes she does, but he is responsible for his… Continue reading Useful Gift Idea: Breakfast Sandwich Maker

Father’s Day Gift Idea for the Sports Fan

My husband and I have lived in Georgia, on and off, for 10 years. And in all that time, we have NEVER been to a game for any major sports team. We had tickets to an Atlanta Hawks game one time, but something really important came up and we gave the tickets to friends. So… Continue reading Father’s Day Gift Idea for the Sports Fan