Author Archives: Nicole

Bachelor Season 20

I started watching the Bachelor the very first season with that mealy mouth Alex Michel.  I remember what Trista Rehn wore to get turned down. The shock she wasn’t chosen.  The last date the night before.  I remember every single … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Only 7 days into a new year and I have a list of things to get done that is only a little over the top.  Projects projects projects. We had a lovely Christmas. If you follow me on Instagram you know … Continue reading

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No Lego left behind Christmas…..

In the NY my resolution is going to be to stop saying how busy we are. Lately I’ve realized how obnoxious it is to hear.  Everyone is busy.  No more important or less important than the next person. With that … Continue reading

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Christmas is here!

I am in the total frenzy zone.  Decorating.  Getting cards hung up as they come in.  Which everytime we get a card in t he mail (we already had received 6 before Monday which was the 30th!) I freak out … Continue reading

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Are you ready for some turkeyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

My day went something like this…….. Kids out the door (lunches packed.  I mixed up for the first time ever the lunches I found out later.)  Shoes, backpacks, projects, hurry hurry hurry!!!!!! Sat down for coffee (that was yummy, but … Continue reading

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It’s not too late…..you can still organize

I can’t believe how many of y’all are in the same boat with me……feeling over whelmed and already behind for the holidays. I thought I’d share a few tips while there is still time. I just went through all our … Continue reading

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Do you say dressing or stuffing, and do you have a silver pattern?

Warning…..random thoughts for the day. I spent five minutes debating that over coffee this morning that Thanksgiving is not actually two weeks away.  How can that be? I grew up in a family where we talk about dinner at breakfast…..and … Continue reading

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Caviar Server….

We were in Las Vegas a couple of weekends ago (I wish I was still there.  It was the perfect weekend with friends, weather, relaxation, great meals, a show, and just enough time for me to win all my money … Continue reading

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This and That on a Monday

We survived the weekend.  Which last Wednesday I was wondering how it would all get done.  We had two school parties, a huge neighborhood party, soccer games, ballet, a costume party and in the middle of all that I had … Continue reading

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Trick or treating and dinner….

Dating back to the days that I was a nanny, Halloween has always been one of my favorites in terms of entertaining people for dinner. It’s a fun night where the kids go out and get candy, and you can … Continue reading

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