fudgy THIN MINT brownies & free THIN MINT printables “just because!”

confession: within the last 8 months i have changed my belief system about brownies. so, i told one of my best friends {one who makes amazing food-products frequently} that i felt that brownies should only be made from a box. i had never had “real” brownies. my granny, {may she rest in peace} always made, […] Read more…

valentines gift ideas for HIM

at our house, we realize that valentine’s gifts are usually small, usually sentimental {but not always}, and not the over-the-top gifts like christmas, or the super over-the-top AND sentimental like anniversaries… and not even like birthdays, which are often practical, something you ask for… so doing something small, yet meaningful, especially for a man who […] Read more…

etsy gift guide: chic moms

may tends to be a little me-centric with my birthday, anniversary,  and now mother’s day. it is nice to break it up with a day to remember that it’s not all about me. etsy is a great place to “work” but i always get so distracted! i keep seeing some really fabulous things from some […] Read more…