Awhile back I hosted a bridal shower for my sweet niece. It turned out great and I really think the guests had a wonderful time! The biggest thing I realized when planning and preparing is that you need to plan ahead. I made a lot of the food ahead of time so that the day… Continue reading Pink & Black Bridal Shower
Recently I was able to visit a quaint little place that I knew nothing about. Apparently, the Brick Canvas has been around for about 5 years, but I had never heard of it before. It is located at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, Utah and there are so many ways to find ZEN there. Let's just… Continue reading Finding Zen at the Brick Canvas
One of my resolutions this past year was to find gratitude in ALL things! Now that seems pretty simple to most, but is it? Can you find gratitude in sickness? Can you find gratitude in pain? Can you really find gratitude through all the chaos of life? I believe you can. If you believe that all… Continue reading Gratitude the Whole Year
I know, I know, how hard is it to find Zen in Maui? To be honest, not hard at all. In fact, if you can't find Zen in Maui then I don't think you are capable of finding Zen at all. I have traveled to Maui several times in my lifetime and have always loved… Continue reading Finding Zen in Maui
Recently the dynamics in my home have changed. My kids have grown into young adults and are hardly ever around anymore. This has meant a change in my cleaning patterns. Before, when the kids were around, they had certain chores that they were responsible for and my husband and I picked up the slack. With… Continue reading The Working Women’s Plan to Keeping a Clean House
I am a very busy woman, but I love to decorate for each holiday and make fun, festive food! This has often caused me to lose my ZEN because I am trying to make everything look perfect all the time!! (Can anyone relate?) So any time I can find an easy, non-expensive way to decorate… Continue reading Valentines Day – Show some Love!
I've been wanting to learn how to decorate cakes and cupcakes for the longest time. So I planned a girl's night for me and my girlfriends to learn some basic cake decorating techniques. I mean, what's better than girlfriends, wine & cake? We baked our cakes and made our frosting ahead of time so that… Continue reading Girlfriends, Wine & Cake!