Easy Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Heart Cookie

Happy Valentine's Day! So you didn't have time to bake and decorate a cake or cupcakes? Or even dozens of cookies? No problem! There's still time to whip up a sweet treat. You can make this deliciously big Valentine's Day Heart Cookie in no time. Enjoy it plain or decorate before you dig in! http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Happy Valentine’s Day!

So you didn’t have time to bake and decorate a cake or cupcakes? Or even dozens of cookies? No problem! There’s still time to whip up a sweet treat.

Honest.

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Everybody Has a Story. What’s Yours?

Everybody has a story. It's up to you to know when to be a part of it. http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Your story. My story. Everybody has one. Each of us hopes for a happy ending and, let’s face it, we all could use a little more light in our days. I find this to be especially true after a week that left my heart heavy. Truth be told, I’m feeling … Continue reading

This is no mid-life crisis. This is 43.

If there’s one thing I’ve learned as I perch precariously on the cusp of what I hope is mid-life, it’s that pretty much all rules get tossed out the window once you hit your 40s. Continue reading

Hey, December, wait for me!

Didn't catch your holiday faves on Netflix in December? There's still time! http://www.diaryofadomesticdiva.com

So I did what any self-respecting Christmas-lover would do. I went on a 48-hour, kitchen-exploding, baking binge. Now, I’m not suggesting this is the best strategy but it did make for the freshest holiday baking ever. Continue reading

#ElevateTheSeason Like a Boss with Bulletproof Coffee

Making your cuppa Bulletproof coffee is a bit of a time commitment, if you consider making toast a time commitment. If you have 15 minutes to Tweet from the Seat, then you have five minutes to brew your morning coffee. Continue reading

Coming Home Is Hard To Do

You can't go home again. Things change. People change. But it's sure fun visiting with family and dear friends, even if just for a short time. #GilmoreGirlsRevival #streamteam http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Whether you were a die-hard fan during the original series’ seven-season run or simply picked up the odd fast-paced-Lorelai-Rory-banter-filled episode here and there, like I did, you will appreciate a glimpse into the ‘where are they now’ which will leave you wondering, if only for a moment, whether or not you ever really can go home again. Continue reading

2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the #fit40s Woman

A few of Erica's favourite things. Check out Diary of a Domestic Diva's 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for the #fit40s woman. http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

Whether you’re shopping for yourself or someone else, or dropping hints to your significant other, these are gifts that keep on giving, guaranteed to power you through the holidays and into the new year. Go ahead and shop the 2016 #fit40s Holiday Gift Guide guilt-free! Continue reading

10 Reasons Why I Love/Hate Halloween

10 Reasons Why I Love/Hate Halloween or Why Halloween Was Better in the 80s http://diaryofadomesticdiva.com

I’ve been formulating my ‘Halloween’ post in my mind for about three weeks. Which, even then, is probably considered ‘seasonally late’ by blogging standards. I’ve never been one for editorial calendars when it comes to my personal writing, preferring instead to spark my creative juices with the threat of a looming deadline … Continue reading