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Holiday

I mentioned last week that this is the first year our family is going to attempt some sort of New […]

The time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve seems to get shorter every year. How is it possible that we […]

Do you guys celebrate New Year’s eve with your kiddos? In years past I’ve skipped it due to the whole, […]

Every year Trader Joe’s gets their holiday products in stock.  They fly off the shelves and quickly as they arrived.  […]

Headed to potluck after potluck this season? Looking for something that’s easy to assemble, festive AND healthy? 

I love the smell of Christmas. And truth be told, I’m not exactly sure what that smell is. But in […]

Looking for a fun craft to do with your kids, that won’t add any more stress to the holiday season? These […]

Here’s a quick and messy little art project for you to tackle with the family this weekend. I first did […]

The holiday season seems to be the time for DIY decor. I don’t know if it’s an attempt to avoid […]

Growing up my grandma made the most delicious frozen pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving. I’ve always thought her recipe couldn’t be […]

Advent calendars have become such a HUGE part of Christmas these days – have you noticed? We’ve tried several variations over […]

As I start the process of unpacking my haphazardly stored holiday decor each year, I always think to myself that […]

Happy Monday guys, hope everyone had a great Halloween weekend! It’s so hard to believe it’s already November… it seems like […]

Happy almost Halloween guys! I’ve got a lot on my plate between the big day tomorrow and wrapping things up […]

Since we’ve already done a round-up of her favorite Thanksgiving books, I thought a collection of books centering on strong […]