Thoughts | My Favorite Christmas Gift

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The multiple Santas in my life were VERY good to me this year and brought me all kinds of wonderful things that have been on my wish list…and a lot of those things are leopard print. 🙂 Today, I’m talking about my favorite Christmas gift this year…a new DSLR camera! That’s right…The Skeleton Key Life is about to get a major upgrade! Continue reading “Thoughts | My Favorite Christmas Gift”


Mangia | Italian Christmas Cookies

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With Christmas right around the corner (is it really next week?!), I’m sharing my favorite cookie recipe. These little doughy balls of goodness are covered with glaze and topped with festive sprinkles. Continue reading “Mangia | Italian Christmas Cookies”

Thoughts | Starting Christmas Traditions

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tra·di·tion (noun)

A specific custom or practice of long standing.

Around the holidays, I can’t help but think about the traditions my family repeated each year at this time…like the scent of my Dad’s homemade amaretto filling the house, my Gram baking soft and chewy gingersnaps, and gathering with family to celebrate a traditional Italian feast of seafood on Christmas Eve. Continue reading “Thoughts | Starting Christmas Traditions”

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