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The Peppermint Baileys Martini

Uncategorized By February 5, 2016 6 Comments

 Several years ago, on a freezing cold, snowy Valentine’s day, my sweet boyfriend of several years popped the question. Though some may scoff at a February 14th proposal, I still think it was thoughtful, romantic, and a bit old-fashioned in the very best way.


How to Plan a Romantic Staycation for Valentine’s Day

Uncategorized By January 24, 2016 2 Comments

Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly! If you’d love to get away but can’t afford the time or cost, why not plan a staycation in your own town, or somewhere within driving distance? A staycation is an easy way to get away from the kids for a night, or the weekend, it’s cheaper than a big vacation and you get to explore your own town as a couple. There are many ways to make it romantic and I’ve got a step-by-step process to make it easy!


Play Doh for Valentines Day

Uncategorized By February 5, 2013 No Comments

play doh ValentinesChocolates are great and all, but you might catch the wrath of the other parents if you send their kids home with more sweets.  Read: Your kid gets a drum set on the next birthday.  Hasbro has packaged 15 1-ounce tins of Play Doh for Valentine’s Day gift giving so that you can share creativity instead of cavities!

You can find lots of great DIY Labels to accompany the inexpensive treat, such as on Random Thoughts of a SuperMom and Queen Mother Blog


Mom Gifts: Mothers Day and Valentine's Day

Uncategorized By April 20, 2012 2 Comments

If you’re like most of us, we have no idea what to get our own mothers for occasions such as Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day. In this 2 minute video, we give lots of suggestions – letterpress stationery, sexy sports gear, new shades in a fav makeup brand, or the ultimate… a clean car.


Easy Ideas for Year-Round Romance

Uncategorized By February 14, 2011 No Comments

I never get flowers on Valentine’s Day.  I made the decision long ago that I’d rather a bouquet every month for no reason than an overpriced bunch of roses on February 14th that won’t last long.  Really, what do men and women need?  To feel loved and cared about.  Flowers, chocolate and all of the commercial trappings pushed on society once a year don’t always translate into a feeling of being loved.  Why not try some of these ideas that will cost next to nothing but make your partner feel truly cared about?  Here are some Easy Ideas for Year-Round Romance.  Feel free to add your own.