Thursday, December 1, 2016

TOP POSTS :: Best Of November


Hello everyone! ;)
I am in shock that I am looking at a December calendar right now! How about you? Well it's here so let me be one of the first to wish you all a very MERRY CHRISTMAS this month!

November was crazy for me, some fun and some not so fun as there will be some changes coming soon that have been in the works - some behind the scenes, on my blog here and some things going on with me. I will divulge more when the timing is right. ;)
Having said that, before we get into December, let's take a quick look back at the top posts on the blog in November, ok?!

Take a look at what you were loving on this month and you can catch up and check in on them now, if you missed them the first time around! ;)

So let's see what the top 3 were for last month, shall we? . . .  

:: TOP POSTS for NOVEMBER 2016 ::

LETTERING :: Apple Leaf Placecards

RECIPE :: Chocolate Pumpkin Fluff Dip

RECIPE:: Peppermint Mocha Bread + a FREEBIE


FREEBIE :: Thankful For Cards


This past month was all about some good eats AND a little lettering so make sure IF you missed any of these, simple PIN them now and you will have them stashed for next year ;) As always, thanks for stopping by and I hope you are looking forward to the holidays, spending time with your family and all the JOY that the month of December brings!
So now you are all caught up on some of the most read posts here on my blog. Hopefully you will take a moment to comment below to tell me what
YOUR favorite was this month?

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Looking forward to seeing you again! :)

Monday, November 21, 2016

FREEBIE :: Thankful For Cards

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Happy (almost) Thanksgiving my friends!
I just wanted to stop in real quick before you get knee deep into all of your Thanksgiving preparations and let you know that I am here to help you out. How you ask? With a FREEBIE, of course!

I absolutely love this time of year and this holiday especially, as it makes us all stop and pause and focus on what really matters this time of year . . . being thankful. I know for me, family is soooooo important and I value any time I get to spend with them these days as everyone is so busy so getting to share a meal with the ones you love . . . well that is a treat in itself.

So I designed these 'Thankful for . . .' cards as a way to take a look at where we are and what it is we are so thankful for. I started this tradition in my own family when my daughter was younger and I can honestly say that it is now a tradition in our little family that she looks forward to every year. That, right there, makes it ALL worth it, when your kids look forward to a simple tradition - my momma heart smiles BIG! And maybe, just maybe, she will continue this tradition when she has kids of her own. ;)

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The design has a hand lettered 'thankful for' with a gorgeous floral-ish motif background and plenty of lines for you to write down all of the things you are thankful for this year! As you can see when you print out this FREE Thanksgiving download, they will come four on a sheet so print accordingly.

Simply place one of these cards at every person's place setting around your table. Explain to them they are to write down a few things they are thankful for and you will all share them at some point during the dinner. Perhaps you are having more of a buffet style dinner since you are feeding a larger crowd, no problem I have the best idea. Print out a few sheets of these, cut them out, punch a hole in the corner and tie a ribbon to them and place on a small tree in your home or clip them to a ribbon strung on the wall over the dessert table and read them all later after dinner. Whichever idea you decide to do, feel free to have fun with these and I hope this turns into a tradition you come to love every year.

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I hope you take advantage of these and make some wonderful memories around your Thanksgiving tables this season. Have fun with it and really appreciate all that you have, I know I am! 
Feel free to download your own 'Thanksgiving 'Thankful for' Cards' and add this fun idea to your Thanksgiving dinner! I would love to hear if you are using it, so please feel free to let me know below.

**FREE printables are for personal use ONLY and may not be sold or claimed to be your design. By printing any freebies, you are agreeing to these terms. 


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What family traditions does your family do? Do you do cards like this? Let me know below . . .

Are you loving the "eye candy" here?

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