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September 1, 2016

Denim Shoes For Fall- Favorite Things

Can you remember a time in your life when denim wasn’t in the picture? We love the stuff! Ever since Levi Strauss opened his store to sell this sturdy fabric to gold miners, people have worked to find ways to wear it. Denim never goes out of style and this […]
August 18, 2016

Smiling About Elephants – Favorite Things

I have been thinking about adding some video elements to the blog for a while, but I couldn’t quite figure out what I wanted to do. Now, I have finally come up with an idea that strikes a chord with me and I hope it will with you as well! […]
August 4, 2016

Favorite Things Celebrates 250 Weeks

Today, Thursday Favorite Things celebrates 250 weeks and I celebrate 6 months as a co-host! I love taking a moment to reflect on my favorite things. Each week I sit down to purposely consider what makes me smile, laugh, love or feel just a little more appreciative. Not only do […]
July 28, 2016

Jergens Natural Glow Face – Favorite Things

As many of you, I made a decision a while back to keep my face out of the sun. On the bright side, my face is less vulnerable to its aging effects, but I really miss the sun-kissed glow of summer. Not only does a little extra color feel more […]
July 21, 2016

Summer Fun – Thursday Favorite Things

It’s been another great week of summer fun, but an extremely busy one. My daughter and I spent the first several days attending her freshmen orientation for college. There’s nothing quite like watching your grown kids launch out into their adult lives. I loved hearing her relay all the details […]
July 14, 2016

Disney Family Vacation – Summer Favorite Things

The time has finally arrived…we’re on a Disney family vacation. We have been planning for and dreaming of this vacation for the last year. I am thrilled to have us all together to celebrate my daughter’s graduation from high school. Our time has been filled with laughter and stories of […]
July 7, 2016

S’more Recipes – Summer Favorite Things

S’mores are one of my favorite summer things. Some of my fondest summer memories revolve around a fire, sticks and gooey marshmallows. But this year, I don’t see any campfires in my future, so I decided it was time to head to Pinterest to find some chocolaty goodness I can […]
June 30, 2016

Road Trip – Favorite Things

This week, my husband and I took a road trip through a few American states on our way from Florida to Missouri. For just a while, I was an interactive part of an impressive landscape. I was reminded just how far Tampa is from Springfield, Missouri, but then I also […]
June 23, 2016

Silver Shoes – Favorite Things

Silver shoes are my favorite things for this week! I have been back in Florida for two weeks and I’ve noticed a number of things. People drive crazy fast…it doesn’t matter how fast I’m going, there’s always someone behind me who wants to go faster! Americans love their hand sanitizer! […]
June 16, 2016

Top Ten Florida Favorite Things

Phew, we made it back to the Sunshine State! It’s time to get back into a Florida state of mind, so here’s my list of my Top Ten Florida Favorite Things. Unfortunately, I don’t have any featured faves this week. I left my laptop at the TSA checkpoint on my […]
June 2, 2016

Grad Hats And Jet Planes – Favorite Things

Well the big week has finally arrived…it’s time for grad hats and jet planes! No one would typically plan to move out of their house and travel internationally on the same week their youngest child graduates from high school, but here I am. My baby girl will walk across the […]
May 26, 2016

Revlon Cream Blush – Favorite Things

Revlon Cream Blush is one of my favorite makeup items. I have been wearing this cream blush for at least a decade. Cream blush is an excellent choice for women over 40 because it provides natural-looking color without looking chalky or settling into fine lines.   Sometimes, women shy away […]