HOW TO HAVE TOUGH CONVERSATIONS WITH AN AGING LOVED ONE

One of the most difficult things you will ever do is have tough conversations with an aging loved one about their health and independence. These are major life transitions which may include loss of driving privileges, financial control, in-home care or assisted living. I can tell you from my own personal experience that these conversationsContinue reading “HOW TO HAVE TOUGH CONVERSATIONS WITH AN AGING LOVED ONE”

MY FAVORITE CLASSIC PERFUME FOR THE MATURE WOMAN

What defines a fragrance for the mature woman? The answer is sophistication! It is no surprise that my favorite classic perfume is Chanel No.5. A classic perfume should reflect the woman you have have become. A woman who is sophisticated, confident, mature and knows who she is and what she likes. Authenticity is key. AsContinue reading “MY FAVORITE CLASSIC PERFUME FOR THE MATURE WOMAN”

8 BUDGET FRIENDLY HOME ORGANIZATION IDEAS

With the holidays approaching and decorating in full swing, I always find areas in my home that need some attention and organization. Keeping it simple and affordable are always important factors. Here are 8 budget friendly home organization ideas from Lakeside Collection that may be just what you need. 4. Drawer Dividers Having properly storedContinue reading “8 BUDGET FRIENDLY HOME ORGANIZATION IDEAS”

“IT’S NOT SUPPOSED TO BE THIS WAY” by LYSA TERKEURST

I just finished reading Lysa Terkeurst book entitled “It’s Not Supposed To Be This Way“. I chose this book as a part of a book study with a group of women from my church. This book did not disappoint. I am familiar with Lysa’s ministry Proverbs 31 Ministries and I have heard her speak before.Continue reading ““IT’S NOT SUPPOSED TO BE THIS WAY” by LYSA TERKEURST”

NO WORRY DINNER FOR TWO | MEAL KIT DELIVERY MAKES IT EASY

It’s no secret that I don’t love to cook and the question of “what’s for dinner” is always on my mind. The solution to my problem is meal kit delivery from Hello Fresh. Here is a glimpse of one of this weeks meals. I chose a plan for dinner for two for three meals aContinue reading “NO WORRY DINNER FOR TWO | MEAL KIT DELIVERY MAKES IT EASY”

SIMPLE AND AFFORDABLE FALL DECORATIONS | FAMILY ROOM AND PORCH

I finally made time to display my fall decorations in my family room and porch. Fall is my favorite season and each year I add a few new decor items to my collection. Simple and affordable fall decorations give me the look I want while being budget friendly. Lakeside Collections is my “go to” onlineContinue reading “SIMPLE AND AFFORDABLE FALL DECORATIONS | FAMILY ROOM AND PORCH”

WINE PREFERENCE: DISCOVER YOUR WINE STYLE

I must admit that one of the things I enjoy the most is a great glass of wine. Personally, I prefer white wines as red wine tends to give me a headache. Over the years I have gained a little knowledge about wine, however, way to often I choose by how well I like theContinue reading “WINE PREFERENCE: DISCOVER YOUR WINE STYLE”