Pens, Pens, Pens

What on Earth spurred a blog post about pens? Well, this week there were some really great sales at Office Depot and Staples on pens. Not quite sure if it's National Pen Week but the bargains were too hard to resist. I thought it'd be kind of fun to share my all-time favorite pens, counting down to … Continue reading Pens, Pens, Pens


First Big Thrill of 2016

As you know, I spent New Year's Day in Las Vegas. After spending hours in the dry, cold streets of Las Vegas my lips were getting super dry and chapped. It's such a pain in the butt to keep pulling out my EOS Lip Balm in Sweet Mint when you're all bundled up. So what I … Continue reading First Big Thrill of 2016

Penny A Day Savings Challenge

I've never been the best at saving money, but then again I'm pretty frugal. I won't spend a ton of money on something I can get at a discount.  A few days ago I saw on Instagram a couple of different challenges in order to save money this 2016. The one I decided to take … Continue reading Penny A Day Savings Challenge


Rose Parade 2016 Showcase of Floats

I can't believe we're already in the third week of 2016. 2015 is starting to feel so far away...not much really. When we got from Vegas after New Year's Day, we headed over to Pasadena to view the floats from the Rose Parade. I haven't done that since I was in grade school, so it … Continue reading Rose Parade 2016 Showcase of Floats


New Year’s Day in Las Vegas, NV

After spending New Year's in Vegas a few years back, I vowed to never do New Year's there again. However, my mom wanted to get away from Los Angeles for the New Year and, of course, Vegas is always her first choice. Las Vegas on New Year's Day is not my scene whatsoever. The big … Continue reading New Year’s Day in Las Vegas, NV


2016 New Year’s Resolutions

It's a new year and I'm so ready to take the bull by its horns! I made the decision last year that I'd make resolutions that are more realistic, will help me out in the long run, and are things I won't bargain with to break. Resolutions: Go to Church every Sunday Lose 20 pounds Go … Continue reading 2016 New Year’s Resolutions