Everyone has their own holiday traditions, things that make Christmas Christmas, bringing back warm memories from their childhood. Some traditions start early in life, and others develop as you grow older and start a life of your own. For me, Christmas traditions are things I look forward to all year long, and am constantly looking… Continue reading On The Eleventh Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me… Traditions and Memories!
Props if you get the Grinch reference above. Moving on... I love wrapping. If I could get paid (good money) to work in a mall wrapping gifts for people all day every day November-December, you better believe I would have found my calling by now. While some people rush to get all their wrapping done… Continue reading On the Tenth Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me… Packages, boxes, and Bags!
As I've mentioned before, I love giving gifts. Basically, any excuse to shop, wrap, or festive, and I will take it. Some people are obvious giftees: Parents, siblings, BFFs, SOs... But what about the people you work with? Where I am, there are a handful of us who work closely with one another, and I… Continue reading On The Ninth Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me… Gifts for Colleagues!
FabFitFun is a quarterly subscription box filled with tons of great fashion and beauty items, along with access to an online fitness program and online discounts from the retailers they partner with. The box is about $50USD ($75CAD), but the total value is always way over $200, so you usually get your money's worth. I… Continue reading Review: FabFitFun Winter 2017 Box
I am a baking wizard. I am also (from Nov. 1 - Dec. 26) an elf. What do you get when a baking wizard and an elf merge into one? Roughly 800 cookies. Give or take. Ever since I was little, I have gone all out for my Christmas baking. What once started out as… Continue reading On The Eighth Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me… Baked Goods!
This post isn't nearly as festive as I would like, but everyone who is not rolling in money knows that when it comes to Christmas, a budget it key. Some people are responsible when it comes to Christmas, giving what they can to a select few. I tend to go a bit crazy, giving a… Continue reading On the Seventh Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me… A Holiday Budget.
Like I said in my last post, books are a key part of my wish list each year. I spend a lot on books, and it's always nice when I can save a bit by receiving some as gifts. Like every book lover, I have a pretty hefty wishlist, so I try to limit the… Continue reading On the Sixth Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me… Books, Books, Books!