Gratitude Quotes …for Gratitude is a Tremendous Virtue!

Gratitude Quotes! I love quotes! That is pretty evident by just reading a few of my posts. In my opinion Gratitude is one of the greatest virtues we can inherit. That is why  for this weeks “Happy Quotes”,  I am sharing gratitude quotes. I have compiled a list of 42 of some of my favorites! Some of my feelings on gratitude could best be described by this which focuses on the positive: { This is a wonderful time to be {Read More}

November 2016 Calendar and Print

Yay! The November 2016 Calendar is here. I love November. The weather is so nice in Arizona. It actually can still be a little bit warm on November days but the evenings are cool and beautiful. Time to break out the warm drinks, s’mores and fun times around the fire! This November, I will celebrate 32 years of marriage with my sweetie. (check us out) My husbands favorite holiday is Thanksgiving and we are having a family reunion with my in {Read More}

November 2015 Calendar is available at inkhappi!

  Hello!  Happy October! Is it really fall? I’m envious of all my friends in different parts of the country pulling out their boots and scarves, sitting on their porch admiring fall colors and a crisp breeze. Here in Arizona it’s still topping 100 degree digits. Sigh… So I will pretend that I just don’t want to wear scarves and sit around a fire yet. {dying for this, hahah} The weather finally starts cooling off in Arizona in November and {Read More}

Count Your Blessings …and A Very Exciting Announcement!

 Be grateful for small things, big things, and EVERYTHING in between. Count your blessings, not your problems.   I’m going to get a little personal on this post today. I have a lot to be thankful for and I definitely have many blessings in my life. I have also had experiences where it would of been pretty easy to count my problems instead of my blessings. The story I am sharing can be found in more detail HERE {When Life gives You {Read More}

Pretty Fall Printables great for framing or gifting!

The fall gift tags I recently shared have been very popular here on the blog. I decided to share some 8×10 pretty Fall Printables based upon the same designs today!  As much as I  love halloween, I am also very glad it is over! I am ready to move on to Fall and gear up for the upcoming Holidays! I think these Fall Printables are just the thing to help me move on! If you know me from past years, then you may {Read More}

November 2014 Calendar is here!

November 2014 Calendar 🙂 November is nearly upon us so here is your November 2014 Calendar! November is one of my favorite months. I love fall and beautiful Arizona weather. I love Thanksgiving and spending special time with those I love. and I love focusing on gratitude!   Melody Beattie Says it very well when she quoted… Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion {Read More}

Fall printable gift tags to show your gratitude!

 Fall printable gift tags and a blog hop! Hello! Today I am sharing some Fall printable gift tags with you! I have always had the attitude that sharing is caring. I care about YOU and I love to share. We are all busy but sometimes it’s really nice to take some time to share with others and let them know we appreciate them and show our thanks or gratitude for them. Fall is a great time to do this. I’m {Read More}

Green Beans Almondine … Mmmm Quick, Easy, Delicious!

Can you believe I am sharing another recipe today? I am going to admit that this Green Beans Almondine dish is just too hard to pass up and not share! Being an empty nester with a husband who works a very busy schedule paired with my odd schedule means that I don’t do much cooking. That has not always been the story though. I am very comfortable in the kitchen and have a few dishes that are termed my “signature dishes”. {Read More}

Thanksgiving Blessing Mix and Printables

. . ……………………………………………………………………… Thanksgiving is approaching and its a wonderful time to count our blessings! Today I am sharing: Thanksgiving Blessing Mix Every Thanksgiving I make 3 treats… 1. Plain and simple pumpkin bread. I love my recipe. It is moist and flavorful. I never follow a recipe exact so here is how I do it: I follow this recipe from Downeast Maine Pumpkin Bread and just doctor it up a bit with the spices because I love the fall spices. {Read More}

Layered Pumpkin Cream Pie and pie tags

  Todays post is all about pie! Yummy Pie!   I am excited to be teaming up with Laura from Pink Cake plate  today to share a couple of old favorite pie recipes of ours as well as some darling pie tags to label those pies for your occasion! I can’t wait to try Laura’s  “Toll House Pie”. Oh my gosh, it looks so good! Be sure to check it out on her blog HERE! Now… Get the senses going! {Read More}

Gratitude gift tags and ideas!

 Gratitude gift tags and ideas! {Show your gratitude with a gift! Sharing some free gratitude gift tags and ideas.}   “Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.”   With Thanksgiving coming up, what a great opportunity we have to express gratitude. Sometimes just a simple gesture or sentiment can make someones day. I am sharing some tags and ideas that can help you to do just that!  I am all about being {Read More}

November 2013 Calendar… It’s here!

Its here! The November 2013 Calendar! I’m sure everyone may have their own reason to look forward to the November 2013 calendar. Here in Arizona, I look forward to some amazing cool weather, fall festivals, my wedding anniversary (27yrs) and celebrating Thanksgiving! I hope you enjoy it! download HERE Along with the November 2013 calendar, I thought I’d share some fun Thanksgiving and Turkey facts. {like scared turkeys have heart-attacks… Whaaat? really?} Fun Facts about Thanksgiving !  In the US, about {Read More}