I don’t know about you but the winter season drains my spirits. I lack motivation, confidence and my mood is often lackluster. It’s so easy to get down in the dumps when the temperature is cold, and the weather is crappy. All I want to do is stay indoors and veg but, that doesn’t seem … Continue reading Tips for beating the winter blues
Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays regardless of if I am single or taken. Unfortunately, this year I am really behind on Valentine’s Day agenda. I’m talking gifts, decorations, treat, etc. I don’t know what to say January got away from me. I have the perfect last-minute treat. These heart-shaped brownies are so … Continue reading Heart-shaped Brownies
Super Bowl Sunday is almost here! I've always loved watching the big game. The excitement, the entertainers, the commercials and who can forget about the food! I'm even more excited this year because my Philadelphia Eagles are playing! There were times in the season when I didn't think we would make it but I am … Continue reading Super Bowl Party Food
In case you didn’t already know, I love setting goals for myself. I set goals throughout the year, pretty much every day. In 2017, my resolutions/goals were to move out and get a new job. I am happy to report that I accomplished both. I just moved out in December but, hey, I reached my … Continue reading My goals for 2018!
Aside from presents, mimosas are the next best thing to wake up to on Christmas morning. Sipping on these fruity drinks is a great way to get into the holiday spirit and prepare for the arrival of extended family and friends 😉 All you need is: Champagne A splash of orange juice A splash of … Continue reading Cranberry Mimosas
This recipe checks all of my holiday boxes it’s yummy, it’s a way to make and it’s festive. Here’s what you’ll need to make this precious and delicious strawberry Santa hats. 20 Strawberries 2 tbsp Sugar 1/2 cup Topping, whipped frozen 20 Oreo cookies 4 oz Brick cream cheese Optional shredded coconut Mix cream cheese … Continue reading Strawberry Santa Hats
Nothing gets me in the Christmas spirit like my favorite holiday tunes. Decorating the tree with my Christmas pandora jamming with cookies in the oven, that's my favorite thing about the holidays. Here are my favorite tunes that you can add to your holiday playlist. Nsync- Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays Mariah Carey- All I Want … Continue reading Dishing up some holiday jams!
Tis the season for Christmas movies and cookies on the couch! Here’s a list of my favorite Christmas movies! Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas Four Christmases Elf Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish The Santa Clause 1 and 2 What are your favorite Christmas Movies? Thanks for reading! XO- Samantha Leigh Facebook Twitter Instagram Bloglovin … Continue reading My favorite Christmas movies
The holidays are filled with so much cheer... and temptation. If you work in an office you know what I’m talking about. It seems like every day there’s a new cookie tray getting delivered. Then there are the parties. The office parties, the family parties, the friends, the neighbors and so on. By the end … Continue reading Tips for staying “healthy” during the holidays
Christmas time is my favorite time of year. Whether it’s watching movies on the couch, baking cookies or going to holiday events, I will be spreading the spirit of the season around. Here are some of my favorite local holiday events: The Comcast Holiday Spectacular: An excellent stop on a Philadelphia Christmas tour. This free … Continue reading My Favorite Local Holiday Events