Ah, summer. Time for backyard BBQs, hometown carnivals, art festivals and FIREWORKS. Oh, yeah…The Fourth of July is almost here! Are you ready?
You don’t really need an excuse to have a backyard picnic, but with the Fourth of July right around the corner, I thought it would be a good time to break out the red-white-and-blue and have dinner outside! Every year we head out to my parent’s house in the boonies for our Fourth of July […]
There’s nothing that says Valentine’s Day more than chocolate, sweet strawberries…and bourbon. Chocolate bourbon. I’ve partnered once again with Here Today to bring you the latest holiday bargains from my favorite St. Louis discount store. They challenged me to create a special Valentine cocktail using awesome deals from their Cheers department! They always have a good […]
The Christmas countdown is on! I’ve been rounding up stocking stuffers, gifts and all sorts of things for my big cookie exchange. The weather may be too warm for snow, but it’s finally starting to look like Christmas around stlMotherhood’s tree! So, before we begin, I need to let you know about today’s sponsor, Here Today! […]
November is the month for giving thanks, so it’s a terrific time to remember all the awesome teachers who are making this world a better place, one classroom at a time! Teacher gifts are a touchy subject. Gift shops are stuffed to overflowing with cheesy teacher gifts, but really…how many mugs does any one person need? I searched Amazon […]
Father’s Day is one of those tough holiday’s to shop for. The dads in my life just get what the need when they need it, and they’re not much for pampering. It’s not like we can just get a bottle of cologne and call it a day for the men in my life. (sigh) So […]
Spring in St. Louis means it’s time to get outside and cheer on our St. Louis Cardinals! I need some new gear this year–my favorite Cardinal’s t-shirt has a hole in it and I don’t even want to talk about my hat. Ok, I’ll talk about my hat–it’s dusty and funky from too many miles […]