• The Importance of Saying “Thanks”

    The 4 steps to writing a thank you note. Step 1: Address the recipient by name and say thank you, be sure to mention specifically what you are thanking them for. Dear Lisa,Thank you so much for the beautiful yellow rose bush. There is no need to write ‘I am writing to thank you’. That is self-evident. It is better to jump right in by expressing your thanks and appreciation, for example: It was wonderful to receive.. .My sincere thanks for.. Many thanks for your help with facilitating the meeting… The teas are delicious, thank you so much! Step 2: Continue by describing your feelings about the gift, event, favor, kindness, or…

  • Gourmet Green Bean Casserole

    Hi Friends! I like to make several of my Thanksgiving side dishes ahead of time and I thought that I would just go ahead and make a video for you as I made our green bean casserole today. It is delicious and pretty easy to make. *Please note: I wrongly said 4 Tablespoons of Flour in the video. It is supposed to be 4 Teaspoons of flour. Just like the recipe below. Recipe for Gourmet Green Bean Casserole 2 (14 oz) cans French Cut Green Beans-Drained 6 TBS Butter Divided 4 TBS minced Onion 4 Teaspoons Flour 1tsp Salt 1 tsp Pepper 2 Cups Sour Cream 2 TBS Dijon Mustard…

  • 2020 Holiday Planner

    Grab yours today! Just enter your email address and the link to the holiday planner will be sent to you. Grab your Digital Holiday Planner Today! After you get the dropbox link, right-click to download the 33-page planner to your computer. You can print it out and use it as you wish! *By entering your email address, you will be added to my mailing list. I occasionally send out newsletters. If you would prefer not to receive the newsletters, you can simply unsubscribe as soon s you download the planner. Easy as pie!

  • Wisdom from Proverbs 23:7

    7 For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he: Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his heart is not with thee. This is one of my favorite Bible verses and I think of it often when my head is not in the right place. When we unpack the verse it shows a person who is saying one thing with their mouth—but their heart is in a completely different place. The thoughts and inclinations of the heart shape the reality of who you are. They shape your thinking which will ultimately shape your actions. What does a bible verse have in common with style? Well, a lot actually.…