DIY Holiday Wreath

The scents of Christmas have arrived; cinnamon, peppermint, & evergreen are circulating in the air and they are making me so excited for the holidays! I love crafting and getting in the holiday spirit with my family. One simple Christmas craft to make during the holidays is a wreath for your door! Not only do … Continue Reading

Candy’s Stocking Stuffers

Holiday shopping is in full force! Everyone is heading out to malls & shopping centers to make sure they get the perfect gift for their loved ones. Sometimes the hardest gifts to find are stocking stuffers. It’s fun to have a mix of practical and kitschy gifts in your stockings. I’ve compiled a little stocking … Continue Reading

Madison’s Central Park Photoshoot

Madison and I have long adored the Instagram’s of @LittleFreddieTinkles and @PoochOfNYC created by Allan Monteron & Francis Bott. Their photos put a smile on my face and their captions always have me in stitches. Agador and Freddie are brother pups who love to play dress up. Madison wanted to join in on the fun … Continue Reading

Candy’s Favorite Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats

This year marks the 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Big Apple. I love to have the parade on every Thanksgiving while I’m preparing my home for guests. Every year more than 50 million people tune in to see the floats passing through the streets of Manhattan. Here’s a slideshow of some of my … Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Thanksgiving Edition

Any parent knows that when the holidays come around, it’s time to roll up our sleeves and get working on our children’s pageant or play costumes. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays and I’m always reminded of Randy’s school play for the holiday. Our young kids dressed as pilgrims & Indians coming together in … Continue Reading

Updated Thanksgiving Dishes

Every family has their own holiday traditions. Whether it’s a movie you watch every year or a game you play after the big meal, holiday traditions create an incredibly special bond between family members. The menu for you holiday meal might have a couple anchors like a perfectly roasted turkey or Grandma’s famous green bean … Continue Reading