Giving up the Expectations and the Guilt

The holiday season is upon us. Christmas decorations have been in Hobby Lobby for months and are now going up everywhere else. The Halloween candy is 50% off and at the front of the stores. The lawn and garden sections now house twinkling, spinning, fake pine scented trees. But, what is supposed to be one…

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year — HALLOWEEN!

Yup, Halloween is my all time favortist (I know, made up word, deal) of fave holidays. The past few years I’ve been slacking a bit, with kids and all (they think Halloween is only for them). But, this year I really wanted to do something creative. I used to always make elaborate costumes for parties,…