Happy Holidays to everyone! I plan on spending the next week away with my family. I’m taking some much needed time to re-charge and I’m still spending a lot of time helping out with my Grandfather’s recovery process. It’s been long and slow but we’re finally starting to get more positive news and make real progress. I hope everyone enjoys the holidays with their family and friends. I’m looking forward to 2017 and will be back to posting regularly in the new year.Read More
Around the holidays one thing I always try to be very conscious of is my gift giving. There is nothing I dislike more than receiving a gift that clearly didn’t have any thought put into it, so when I give a gift to someone else, I’m always overly conscious about whether or not they would like it. I feel like, especially in our home, there has been a shift toward living with less, and receiving a gift that isn’t useful is something that will just take up space. For some people, I know right away what to gift, but for others I try to follow along with the following tips for how to give a meaningful gift.Read More
Paddle boarding at Beaches Negril Resort & Spa.
Part of me wants to be a grinch every time the holidays roll around. While I love, love, love cozying up to spend time with friends and family, I really hate that the holidays are usually a time for lots of excess. There are so many activities centered around “stuff” during this time, I thought I’d take a moment to share some of my favorite “experience” gifts instead.Read More