While I love Thanksgiving, and what is not to love about a holiday that centers around gratitude, family and great food, I do think that sometimes we use it as an excuse to not be as kind, as grateful and as considerate throughout the day. We are only reminded that people are in need, when …Continue reading "Gratitude Should Be A Daily Practice Beyond A Holiday"
This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure page for details As we are getting closer toward the Holiday season, I am beginning to realize that I need to start planning for the get-togethers, and upcoming parties. But because I want every detail of those gatherings to be unique, I try to make my invitations as …Continue reading "Unique Personalized Thanksgiving Invitations"
Hey, good to see you! I just made coffee, and I have fresh bread rolls that are still hot from the oven, ready to be topped with delicious jam or some homemade vegan Nutella. How to make homemade Nutella, you ask? Rather simple: Take 1/4 cup of hazelnut butter (you can use peanut or almond …Continue reading "Coffee, Vegan Nutella, Gratitude And A Story"
While as a child, having a parent who is very detailed oriented and almost OCD about their space, is not a fun person to grow up around, I did learn quite a few useful skills from my adoptive father’s very exact personality. From how to cut an onion in precise and extra small pieces to …Continue reading "Traditions, Skills And Gratitude"
I love Autumn, in all of its colorful glory. This season’s holidays are my favorite – the fun Halloween celebrations, as well as the gathering of family and friends for Thanksgiving. Every year we carefully change our decor, the bright and deep reds, yellows and oranges surrounding us with every step. I try to make …Continue reading "Best of Zazzle – Fall Edition # 1"
Wish I could find a way to make space for one more bite of chocolate Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 This post was inspired by today’s Daily Prompt: “Shaken And Stirred”.Continue reading "Feast"