Decorating, Halloween, Holidays, Link Party

Fall Home Tour 2018-The Same as Summer, Only More Orange

To be honest, I was a little sad about putting up the fall decorations this year.     Look how summery it is in hereeeeee. Sigh. But fall is upon us and I only had one day to put it up and out, so I decided to light a pumpkin candle and get it over… Continue reading Fall Home Tour 2018-The Same as Summer, Only More Orange

Decorating, Halloween, Holidays, Link Party

My Favorite Budget-Friendly Fall DIY Ideas Because We’re Broke

  And by "we", I mean "all of us". Until I get discovered, or my screenplay gets made, I don't have excess money to spend on things like decorating for holidays. I want to spend money on it but I need to pay for things like food, water, and light. So I have relied on… Continue reading My Favorite Budget-Friendly Fall DIY Ideas Because We’re Broke

Christmas, cards, Holidays
Christmas, Holidays, Link Party

Why I’m Not Sending Everyone a Christmas Card This Year

I feel like that title smells a lot like click bait. Don't know what clickbait is? It's when a title sucks you into clicking on a link but it really isn't about what the title led you to believe. Here's an example: TITLE- She Thought She Was Getting a Surprise Visit from Santa But Wait… Continue reading Why I’m Not Sending Everyone a Christmas Card This Year

thanksgiving, amazon, affiliate
Amazon, Holidays, Link Party

An Amazon Thanksgiving

This page includes affiliate links as I am a part of the Amazon affiliate program. I know what you're thinking: super, yet ANOTHER Amazon post from Kari. LISTEN, I love Amazon, okay? And they treat bloggers (see: me) fairly. So, therefore, they should be your favorite post because you like me. Also, I really like… Continue reading An Amazon Thanksgiving

Christmas, Dollar Tree, Holidays, Link Party

Dollar Tree Handmade Christmas Ornaments

  Years ago back when this blog was brand new, it seemed I was on a mission to create projects with items I found at Dollar Tree. This was my first Dollar Tree post back in August of 2010, two months after I began blogging. It went downhill after that. Or uphill depending on how… Continue reading Dollar Tree Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Christmas, Holidays, Humor

What I Did Over Christmas Vacation; The “We Didn’t Go Anywhere” Edition

I think I used that title for a post before hence the "we didn't go anywhere edition" part. I am nothing if not innovative. Or just nothing.  As my imaginative title suggests, we stayed at home for the most part for the two weeks that the children were home for Christmas break. Oh sure, we… Continue reading What I Did Over Christmas Vacation; The “We Didn’t Go Anywhere” Edition

Family, Holidays, Travel

A Tennessee Thanksgiving

By now, you all know that my parents live in Tennessee and you also know that it is quite far away. 11 hours by car, well, 12 if you want to get there in one piece and need to go to the bathroom and eat on the way. It is a long a@# drive, no… Continue reading A Tennessee Thanksgiving