Thanksgiving Blessings to You and Yours!

On this day that we take a pause to count our blessings, I also want to include all of the Effortless Girls (and Guys) out there.  I am blessed beyond measure by my sweet readers and followers – those of you who take time out to send messages of encouragement, support, thanks, or quick hellos. … Continue Reading

Effortless Girl Thanksgiving Day Fun on WCCB Rising Tomorrow!

Spend a few minutes on Thanksgiving Day morning with Effortless Girl on Charlotte’s WCCB Rising!  We’ll talk about last minute centerpieces and to-go buffet treats for your guests while transitioning from Thanksgiving to Christmas….all with items already in your kitchen and around the house!  Don’t miss a minute of the fun.  Tune in around 8:30 … Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Leftovers – Twice as Nice!

I’m not going to wax poetic about Thanksgiving leftovers.  I’m the sneaky one rummaging through the refrigerator after everyone goes to bed for a Turkey Sandwich on left over bread smothered in cranberry sauce.  That’s how I roll.  Thanksgiving leftovers are the BEST!  Sometimes there aren’t enough days to finish the remainder of the feast. … Continue Reading

The Land of the Perfect Christmas Tree

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is my favorite.  I love eating Thanksgiving dinner and decorating my home for Christmas in the same weekend.  I grew up in the isolated enclave of Avery County in the mountains of North Carolina.  Our county’s economy is based around one agricultural product.  Our … Continue Reading