How to Wrap a Present, and other Holiday Advice

My First “How To” This week, I thought I’d try something a little different and throw in a little “How To” blog post. I usually find these kinds of posts to be pretty boring, myself, so hopefully this one will prove to be a unique take on the subject. Speaking of the subject, today I want to talk about gift wrapping. Now, anyone who knows me and is reading this…

The Gift of Gratitude in the Moment

“Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh How are you? It feels like the answer to this question is constantly changing these days, but I figured I’d still ask. I’m doing okay, a little “pandemic fatigued,” but not really too much to complain about. I’m getting very excited about decorating for Christmas at our house,…

How to Shop for Gifts with Authenticity This Year

“Write what you know.” Mark Twain When I sat down to write this, I knew what I wanted to write about already: why you should choose to shop at small businesses this holiday season. What I didn’t know is where this would take me. At first, I told myself to approach the topic from a very typical angle. You know the type of blog post I’m talking about: “Five Reasons…