How-To Make Personalized Photo Gifts

The Winter holidays have just passed, and Valentine’s Day will arrive soon. This is the perfect time to learn how-to make personalized photo gifts for your family, friends, and significant others. In 2021, I decided to make personalized photo frames and trays as Christmas gifts for some of my family members. When we took aContinue reading “How-To Make Personalized Photo Gifts”

Did You Make A New Year’s Resolution?

As a kid, I can remember the excitement of going into a New Year and wanting things to be completely different. You build up so much expectation and wishful thinking that when the clock strikes 12 everything will have changed. Even as an adult, I see a lot of other adults still expecting immediate changeContinue reading “Did You Make A New Year’s Resolution?”

Holiday Activities for the Family

During the holidays, it is nice to engage in some fun activities and competitions. My family has a tradition of doing three different activities that are fun and challenging during Christmas and New Year’s Eve. We started these traditions a few years ago, and we will continue to do them for as long as weContinue reading “Holiday Activities for the Family”

5 Activities To Do in Arizona on Vacation

I recently celebrated my birthday, and the only thing I wanted was to return to Arizona for vacation. I planned to take my niece and brother because I had a flight credit, and then my mother joined in. My vacation quickly turned into a “semi” family trip, as my sister, her boyfriend, his son, andContinue reading “5 Activities To Do in Arizona on Vacation”

Mini Makeover, Part Three: The After

Ta-dah! The makeover is complete. We have freshly painted walls, new floors, and some odds and ends were fixed. I could not be happier to have an update. This makeover has brought a fresh perspective to my living situation. It was definitely time to make things a bit more modern looking in this house.  AsContinue reading “Mini Makeover, Part Three: The After”

Mini Makeover, Part Two: In Progress

The house makeover started with my mother’s room, then moved to my brother’s room, and finally my room was made over. To begin work on my room, first I had to pack away all of the small and loose items. Most of my clothes were left in the dresser, and I took out each drawerContinue reading “Mini Makeover, Part Two: In Progress”

Mini Makeover, Part One: The Before

My house is finally getting a makeover, and I am ecstatic. We have lived in this house for so long, and any major changes always needed approval. Finally, it was past time to change the wall colors and switch up the flooring. I’ll be writing about the before and after of this mini makeover startingContinue reading “Mini Makeover, Part One: The Before”

~One Year of Life with DW~

One year ago, on November 1st, 2020, I started my blog. I shared my first post about The Wilson House of Horror in the midst of a pandemic! How crazy is that? Well, for me, it was crazy. I am completely unaccustomed to putting myself out there and sharing my thoughts and feelings with theContinue reading “~One Year of Life with DW~”

Tips for Job Searching

I have been searching for a new job, surprise! Am I jobless at the moment? No. Will I be unemployed in the near future? No. Did I just quit my job or get fired? No! I am currently still employed at a school district in NJ, and I still have my weekend job at aContinue reading “Tips for Job Searching”

A Fun and Crafty Outlet

I enjoy watching Facebook and Pinterest videos of different crafts all the time. One day I watched a video about resin art, and I went down a rabbit hole! I was completely fascinated with the different types of crafts you can make with epoxy resin. I definitely wanted to try it, but I had noContinue reading “A Fun and Crafty Outlet”