What is Your Elf Name (2017)

What is Your Elf Name (2017)

Do you know your elf name? Use the list below to find your full elf name for the 2017 holiday season! For your first name use the day of the month you were born, for your middle name use the month you were born and for your last name use the first letter of your first name. Put them altogether and you have you elf name for the 2017 holidays! … Continue Reading →
What Is Your Elf Name 2014 Edition

What Is Your Elf Name 2014 Edition

UPDATE: I’ve created a new Elf Name Chart for 2017! Check it out. I posted a list a few years ago that was floating around the internet to find out what your elf name is but I was not crazy about all the names. Tonight Hubby and I sat down and created a new chart with names we liked to determine your elf name. Just look at the top of … Continue Reading →
Food From the 70s: Throwback Thursday

Food From the 70s: Throwback Thursday

The other day I was talking to someone about food and started chatting about foods we remember from our childhood. I thought this would be a fun Throwback Thursday post. Below are three things I remember from back in the 70s that I never see any longer. Do you remember these? Doritos & Ott’s Dressing Taco Salad This was a staple salad at picnics in the summer when I was … Continue Reading →
Favorite Fireworks As a Kid [Throwback Thursday]

Favorite Fireworks As a Kid [Throwback Thursday]

When I was a kid we all shot off fireworks. I mean everyone! The kids and the adults actually. There were not nearly as many big displays by cities, festivals, and such back then. The firework stands went up in June and we could not hardly wait to get our hands on some. Back then they were wooden stands too, not tents, and they were cooler to me for some … Continue Reading →
Summer Fun ’70s Style: Throwback Thursday

Summer Fun ’70s Style: Throwback Thursday

Since summer has unofficially started I thought for Throwback Thursday I would share some of the toys I remember growing up. And yes, we survived these toys and have lots of fun memories of them. Scroll through the following pages to relive some of your own summer memories. I would love to know other summer toys you remember from your own childhood too. START SLIDESHOW: Water Guns Continue Reading →
Throwback Thursday: Pac-Man is 34

Throwback Thursday: Pac-Man is 34

Yesterday, May 21, 2014, was the 34th anniversary of the Pac-Man arcade game. I was 10 years old when Pac-Man came out and I cannot even begin to tell you how many times I played that game or how many quarters I spent on it. In the early and mid 80s I spent a lot of time in video arcades. We were amazed by how cool some of the games … Continue Reading →
Wordless Wednesday: San Francisco

Wordless Wednesday: San Francisco

I am in San Francisco Airport right now waiting for my flight back home to St. Louis. The last couple of days I have been here for the Verizon #VZWBuzz Influencer Summit. Thanks so much to Verizon for inviting me to the event again this year – it was a fabulous trip as always! I will be sharing more about the things I learned, but for today I thought a few … Continue Reading →
Play Ball! Throwback Thursday

Play Ball! Throwback Thursday

That’s me at the plate! Yes, I actually played softball for a few years when I was a little girl. To be honest, I was not very good at softball, but it was fun to play with my friends. I thought this would be a fun photo to share for Throwback Thursday. Did you play any sports when you were a kid? What were they? Continue Reading →