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December 14, 2014

Mingle Monday Blog Link-Up!

How was your weekend, y'all?
After how crazy busy last week was, I gladly welcomed a much more relaxed weekend with open arms. We went to a musical, spent time with family, went to Zumba, ate at one of our favorite Mexican restaurants, and did a lot of lounging. Let me just tell you... it was heaven.

Last week all of you were a part of a record breaking Mingle Monday with more participants than we've ever had. I can't thank each and every one of you who posted, tweeted, and sent up smoke signals inviting friends to join us. Please keep it up - it means the world! Let's get to some blog networking action going shall we?

Coming up this week...

+ my chewy ginger molasses cookies recipe
+ an inside scoop on our upcoming Christmas adventure (!!!)
+ a guest post from my favorite health/wellness guru
+ so much more!



 ** Only 3 easy rules - that's all I ask! **

1) Link-up your blog below.

2) You must share a link to Mingle Monday on your post or the Mingle Monday photo.
3) Answer the weekly question in the comments section below and have FUN!
** What is your favorite holiday movie? **

(Mine is a toss up between The Grinch (Jim Carey) or Love Actually!)


I am so excited to be well-rested and full of motivation.
A better me means back to inspired posts & blog happiness.

I can't wait!

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  1. Oh my gosh! I love the Grinch and Elf but, my absolute favorite would be Miracle on 34th Street!

  2. ClairejustineoDecember 15, 2014

    Great films!! I love these and my favourite one is Muppet's Christmas carol ( one I have watched for around 20 years with my children ) :)

  3. Muppet's Christmas Carol or Home Alone!

  4. My favourite is definitely Love Actually! Thanks for hosting Meg!
    xo, Laura

  5. I like the movie The Holiday (it's one of my favorites overall, and since it happens during the holidays, I'd say it counts haha)

  6. The Grinch for sure!

  7. Miracle on 34th Street, the original edition is my all time fav, but call it Christmas movie and I love it.

  8. iris popescuDecember 15, 2014

    I really love the "Ultimate Gift and Ultimate Life", you should definitely watch these, they are very fulfilling! :)

  9. Sam @ reddyorknot.blogspot.comDecember 15, 2014

    I'm such a sucker for Elf!!

  10. Christmas Vacation with the Griswolds!

  11. Ahh great choice! Old school or new school version?

  12. I LOVE the Muppet's Christmas Carol. My hubby and I have been craving watching that!

  13. i love all of those! We just watched Home Alone 1&2 last week and were cracking up. So. Much. Goodness.

  14. Love Actually - Yes, yes, yes! So great! You are very welcome - I love hosting! Thanks for coming.

  15. Such a classic! Do you like both the cartoon and the Jim Carey version?

  16. Yes, the cartoon Grinch is definitely a great classic - love it!

  17. Hahaha! I'm the same way - I love all Christmas movies!

  18. I haven't seen either of these, but I will add them to my list! :)

  19. Hahaha, yes me too! I went to an Elf quote-along last week and loved every hilarious minute of it.

  20. YES! My family HAS to watch this at least one time (if not several) right after Thanksgiving dinner! :)

  21. Brianne BraccoDecember 15, 2014

    Christmas Vacation hands down is our favorite this time of year. So much so that I always quote it and my in laws call me "Aunt Bethany" LOL...we even have a Christmas Vacation village in our house. :)

  22. I am usually against remakes but, in the case, the new school!

  23. MMMM Mexican! Weekends are always made that much better when Mexican food is involved:)

    Hope you have a good week!


  24. Elf...hands down! "Santa!!! I know him!" :)

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