Some fall, some fun . . .

Happy World Kindness Day! November 13 marks the special day every year. Now more than ever we need to call on each other to choose love and kindness, understanding and unity, over separation and discord. Today is a great day to commit again to bringing our very best to each day.

Is your home all decked out for fall and Thanksgiving? I've had fun putting touches of the season up and around. I couldn't help but give the season a hint of the holly jolly season coming though by adding some holiday books (in the top pic) to my fall décor. Oh Oh Oh!

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Are these some of the cutest homemade ornaments ever? And so simple! This idea comes, once again, from The base is cinnamon sticks so they'll even add a little fragrance to your tree and kids - of all ages - are sure to enjoy making them. Plan a family night soon! Here's where to find them: