Fabulous Friday

First Footing Giveaway - 2021 Loading

First Footing Giveaway - 2021 Loading

First Footing - The first person who enters the door's on New Year's Day. The Scots say it's good luck to have a your First Footer be tall, dark and handsome, while others say you must always enter with your right foot.  In England, the first footers would go about in groups to any 'open house' - the tradition of New Year's Day Open Houses. In the Ozarks, many people believe whatever a person does on New Year's day, is an indication of how the rest of the year will go...hmm sounds like a strong motivation to be on your best...

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And That's A Wrap

And That's A Wrap

Screw Resolutions Happy Mid-Week LBVJ'ers  This is the time of the week when I usually share some tip or thought on how to have a better week.  Well this time, I'm doing one better. I'm going to share a tip on having a better year. Of course when you're talking about 2020 it's not too hard to do. I mean 2021 has to be better - you can't get much worse than a pandemic, quarantine and all of that, right? As we barrel toward NYE's pretty much everyone out there is telling you to get your goals and resolutions ready....

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Merry & Bright Giveaway - Fabulous Friday A week Before Christmas Edition

Merry & Bright Giveaway - Fabulous Friday A week Before Christmas Edition

And How Did this Happen Happy Weekend fellow LBVJ's  As you can see it's not quite fabulous Friday since I'm a day late.    And it's less than a week until Christmas! Yikes! Which means I'm going to run a few last minute gift buying errands (and a post office run to get it all there in time) and then cozy up on the couch with a book and some a cup of something - hey it might be time to break out the egg nog! In between I'm sure there will be some cookie baking, puzzle doing and a...

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HMC Ugly Sweaters and Spiked Eggnog...All Adds Up To?

HMC Ugly Sweaters and Spiked Eggnog...All Adds Up To?

Hallmark Movie Channel, Ugly Sweaters, Spiked Eggnog Happy Friday fellow LBVJ'ers. How do you know it's offiially the holiday season? Is it the fact that Hallmarks 30 day of Christmas movies has begun? Is it the ugly Christmas sweaters on sale? Or is the spiked eggnog that starts showing up?   Well, whatever it is, I think we can safely say it's December and you can double down on the holiday cheer! While this year, celebrating will look a little different than in year's past, I hope you all find ways to have some cheer! Oh - and to help...

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Fabulous Friday - a detestable, bombastic, tiresome, egocentric little creep

Fabulous Friday - a detestable, bombastic, tiresome, egocentric little creep

  Hello LBVJ's  - it's Friday, and it's looking fabulous! This means it's time for a little FUN...a trivia contest PLUS a roundup of what to read, watch and eat! Read - A decade ago, The Help by Kathryn Stockett  was all the rage!  Set in 1982 in Jackson, Mississippi, two black women working in white households and a young white reporter team up to expose the truth about what "the help" endure. Together the three shake up the town, exposing ugly hatreds, crimes, and inequalities. This debut novel was an instant bestseller and was made into a blockbuster movie. Watch - No surprise here! It's...

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