When You Christmas Alone

When You Christmas Alone

 When You Christmas Alone    Have y’all noticed that Christmas came a lot earlier this year? I feel like we boxed up the Halloween décor and brought the Elf onto the shelf on November 1st. If you’re like most Americans living through this global pandemic, your...
Finding Gratitude in the Storm

Finding Gratitude in the Storm

 Finding Gratitude in the Storm    It’s been such a difficult year for so many, myself included. Last month, COVID-19 turned our entire world upside down when my son Cory was diagnosed with the virus. I have lived through a lot of illness in my life, from my...
Father’s Day gift ideas

Father’s Day gift ideas

Lori’s Father’s Day Gift Ideas I’m so blessed to be celebrating another Father’s Day with my 87-year-old Dad here in Atlanta. My parents live close by and while our state has eased up on some of the COIVD-19 restrictions, we’re still being extra cautious...
Themed Easter Basket Ideas

Themed Easter Basket Ideas

 Themed Easter Basket Ideas Easter celebrations might be a little bit different this year, but one thing that will stay the same is my themed Easter basket gifts for my grandkids. Each year, I like to surprise my grandkids with a beach-themed Easter basket as a...
Lori’s Favorite Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Lori’s Favorite Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Lori’s Favorite Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas I am beyond fortunate to be surrounded by love every single day. At the store, we get to witness love first-hand, and I have been moved to tears over the years by some of the most romantic stories.  Given that...
Lori’s New Year’s Resolutions

Lori’s New Year’s Resolutions

  Lori’s New Year’s Resolutions It’s that time of year again when we pause during all of the excitement surrounding the holidays to really reflect on the year that’s about to end. Did we live our best life in 2019? I have so many wonderful memories...