25 Bookish Stocking Stuffers

Holiday Light Show at Shady Brook Farm – Yardley, PA

Looking for the quintessential holiday experience in Philly? Look no further than the Holiday Light Show at Shady Brook Farm

It’s the best time of the year for spending time with loved ones. Recently, after my kid’s excellent parent-teacher conferences, my husband and I decided to reward them. We aren’t big on giving loads of gifts at this time of year so we opted for an experience instead. We planned a surprise visit to the Holiday Light Show at Shady Brook Farm and we had so much fun, that I simply have to share the details so you can enjoy it too! Continue reading “Holiday Light Show at Shady Brook Farm – Yardley, PA”

25 Bookish Stocking Stuffers

Last Minute Bookish Stocking Stuffers

25 Bookish stocking stuffers!

Finding the perfect little something for a dear friend or loved one can be hard. What to fill an adult’s stocking with? Or what to get for a book club pollyanna? What about a gift for that friend who shares your love of reading but has already read every book!! We rounded up the best unique bookish stocking stuffers for you to share with your fellow bookworms! From young to old, fantasy lover to classics hoarder, there is something for everyone on your list! Continue reading “Last Minute Bookish Stocking Stuffers”

25 Bookish Stocking Stuffers

The Best of the Black Friday Sales

Black Friday Deals and Steals!

It’s Black Friday, Y’all! I love to shop, but I really don’t like this particular day. I don’t like to shop in crowds, so I do must of my shopping online for Black Friday. Luckily, most retailers have caught on and let people like me shop deals online. Yay!! So, this Friday I’ll be snuggling up with my computer in bed and ordering the following items (or at least contemplating them!) Jackie weighed in on her picks too – so don’t think I’m going nuts here!

Some of these are book related and some are just for fun. Hopefully, you will like our round-up of Black Friday Sales! Continue reading “The Best of the Black Friday Sales”

25 Bookish Stocking Stuffers

An Enchanting Secret Garden Bedroom

Looking for an incredible nursery inspired by the secret garden? This secret garden bedroom is perfect for you!

When I think back to the most magical books of my childhood, I tend to think of classic children’s novels who have heroines with spirit and a dose of mischief who explore wondrous settings. Anne of Green Gables, The Little Princess, Pippi Longstocking, Heidi, and Matilda all rate high on my list of must-reads. Yet, Mary Lennox and the world she inhabits inside The Secret Garden has probably stayed with me the most as an adult.

I’m a dreamer and the very idea of having my own hidden oasis is too irresistible for my imagination to ignore. Luckily, I’m able to indulge my fantasies at places like Longwood Gardens, but I wanted to take it a step further and design a room based on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s enchanting book, The Secret Garden.  Continue reading “An Enchanting Secret Garden Bedroom”