The History of Mardi Gras

Colorful Mardi Gras masks on a background of colored beads and silk.

Do you know why we celebrate Mardi Gras? Find out how this religious holiday became one of the biggest party celebrations of the year! I admire all of the wonderful religious holidays around the world, and it’s amazing to see them transform from region to region. Mardi Gras is a special holiday filled with fun […]

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Random Acts of Kindness Can Grow A Tree!


Recognition for Random Acts of Kindness is a positive internet and news trend that we hope continues to grow!  Friday, February 15th is Random Acts of Kindness Day, but we didn’t want to be limited to only one day out of the year.  Therefore, we came up with an idea that you can start on […]

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3 Tips for Driving Home Safely in the Snow

Driving in winter

Do you also scare at the site of snow on the roads? Learn all about the safest methods for driving home in winter weather. I’ve always been a very defensive driver. There are so many ways to cause an accident, but just as many to avoid one. Driving in the snow is tricky, because it […]

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Valentine’s Day Gifts: The Best Keepsakes For Her


Are you unsure of what to get your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day? Join us as we discuss what makes the best gift for her. Over the years, I’ve received many Valentine’s Day gifts. Russ and I have celebrated so many holidays together, and it still warms my heart when he puts thought into his presents […]

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3 Indoor Snow Day Activities for Kids


Not sure what to do when snow has you stuck inside? Join us as we share fun activities! I remember when I was young, my family would come together during snow storms and think of creative ways to pass the time. As I went on to raise my own kids, I’ve passed down the same […]

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