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These Are A Few of My Favorite Things –2021

My favorite things– 2021 edition is here. Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things… I had to do it. It just wouldn’t be my annual Favorite Things post if I didn’t begin by getting you to sing along to one of my favorite songs from The Sound of Music. Are you singing along in your head now? Good….🎶 […]

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things–2020

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things… Yup, The Sound of Music is still one of my favorite things, but that’s not what this post is about. Today I’m here to bring you the 2020 edition of my Favorite Things shopping guide, just in time for the holidays! I always find it helpful to hear about the things […]

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things–2019

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things… Ahhh, The Sound of Music, also one of my favorite things! But this post is not about musicals, which I adore, it’s about Christmas shopping…..which I don’t adore as much. 😞 Now don’t get me wrong, it’s not the act of giving that I don’t enjoy, because I do! It’s just […]

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Amazon Summer Favorites!

This has been a summer unlike all others. We didn’t take a vacation, and mostly stayed close to home. I’ve relied on Amazon to keep me hooked up with a lot of my essentials, since I try to stay out of the stores unnecessarily. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again– Amazon is one of my favorite modern conveniences. It was before the pandemic, and I’ve been even more thankful for it during. Today, I’m sharing some of […]

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Holiday Gift Guide Round-Up–2021

It’s officially gift shopping season, and I’m here today with my Holiday Gift Guide Round-Up–2021 to lend you a helping hand. Let me tell you a secret. I do not love in-person shopping. In fact, I really despise it. Running from store to store, standing in lines, fighting through crowds….. nope. No way. Nada. Thankfully, by utilizing online shopping, I can still find thoughtful gifts for my family, and do it while I sit in my cozy chair in front […]

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Sundays on Silverado #68

Life Lately Thanksgiving/Christmas I feel like I have a leg in two worlds right now–Thanksgiving and Christmas. I’m preparing for the family Thanksgiving feast, but also trying to get a jump start on some of my Christmas decor and shopping. I’m not putting my big 9-foot tree up yet, because I want Thanksgiving to feel like Thanksgiving, ya know? But, I am putting a few things up that I need for blog posts–like a fun Winter Woodland Garland on my […]

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Baby Shower & Birthday Invites with Basic Invites

If you’ve been keeping up with my posts these past couple of months, you know that a little pink miracle is headed our way this winter, making me a “Gigi” for the first time. To say I am over-the-moon excited would be an understatement, so recently, when I had the chance to partner with Basic Invite, I was all about it! disclosure:  This post was sponsored by Basic Invite, but all opinions are my own. Sugar & Spice, and Everything […]

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Sizzling Steak Fajitas on the Grill

These homemade Sizzling Steak Fajitas on the Grill will stack up against your favorite Mexican restaurant any day! Sizzling Steak Fajitas are one of my favorite things to order at a Mexican restaurant. When the server starts bringing it to the table, you can hear it before you see it, and that’s part of the fun, right? Plus, I love being able to prepare each invididual fajita exactly how I like it–a dollop of guacamole, and an extra squeeze of lime. […]

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Road Trip Essentials Packing List

In preparation for our big road trip this summer, I spent a lot of time planning and preparing to make sure we had the necessities for a fun, safe, and enjoyable road trip adventure! Now that summer is nearly upon us, I thought I’d share what I ultimately included on our road trip essentials packing list, for those of you also planning a summer road trip. Safety Whether you’re road tripping in your own car, or a rental, be sure […]

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Sundays on Silverado #38

Life Lately Happy Hour! I went out to Happy Hour for the first time in more than a year! Now that all of us in the family are fully vaccinated, we’re starting to feel a tiny bit more comfortable in doing a few more things out in the world, especially at places that still practice social distancing and mitgation measures. I met up with my son at Costco after work, because he wanted to get some items to take in […]

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