Gift Guide for your Main Man

Are you still shopping? Have you even started?! Do you need some ideas on what to get the guy in your life? Well if you are I’m here to help. I had help from my man at creating this list. Guys are pretty tough to shop for, it’s mostly our fault as women though, or maybe just mine.

Instead of just asking him, HEY, what do you want? I like to try to guess, because I have it in my head (maybe you can relate) that it won’t be as fun or as good if I just get him what he’s asked for. Then there is no surprise! You want your man to think you are an amazing telepathic wife getting them exactly what they wanted or needed without them even telling you. If you are like me look no further I have some pretty epic gifts to choose from.

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A Child’s Christmas Spirit

This is the year that it truly dawned on me that for my kids, the anticipation of Christmas far exceeds anything that will be opened on Christmas Day.

The activities and family fun leading to the big day is what it is all about.

Kind of like Halloween, they love the idea of dressing up and going door to door, seeing how much candy they can collect, but by the next day they could really care two craps about the pumpkin bucket full of candy.

So though opening presents on Christmas morning is exciting and fun, in the end it can be the five dollar Barbie in only a bikini, and a new bag of socks under the tree and the girls will have had a great Christmas season. Why?

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14 years ago on Veteran’s Day

It has been 14 years….

 On this Veteran’s Day, I wanted to share with you an event in my life that truly makes me appreciate the men and women who serve and have served our US military.

I was what you would call an Army Brat. Since I was four years old until the day I graduated high school I traveled the country and the world while my dad served in the US Army. As a child of a Soldier I don’t think I ever really understood what it meant for my dad to serve our country.

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