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Seasonal Fun

Allison’s here today helping us check off #14 on our family activity Advent list: easy and lovely paper snowflakes that […]

Kristin’s back today sharing a really smart way to bring your holiday decor up a notch this year. I’m already […]

I am head over heels in love with the gorgeous holiday stationery offerings by fabulous companies like minted. The problem […]

Kaley’s here today sharing a cheerful and modern DIY Advent calendar – the perfect home for our 24 Family Advent […]

image source Yesterday, I shared my favorite Advent calendars.  Today, I thought I’d provide some help filling up your calendar […]

It’s mid-November, you know what that means… time to figure out this year’s Advent calendar. What?  You’re still thinking about […]

In years past, I would have been seriously rattled if someone coming to my holiday table announced that they were […]

Are you guys familiar with The Elf on the Shelf phenomenon?  If not, I HIGHLY suggest you get familiar fast […]

It’s officially the holiday season. What I love most about this time of year are all the special activities I […]

The hubs and I are back from our whirlwind trip to San Francisco (thank you all for the fabulous restaurant […]

Photo credit: Justin W. Moore (www.outdoorphoto.com) Whether you buy a costume or make it at home, they can be expensive and […]

My kids love having Holiday decorations outside our home. I love having homemade decorations. Unfortunately homemade + outdoors don’t always […]

Ah, fall – I adore this time of year, especially now that I have kids.  There’s so much potential for […]

I love seasonal and holiday books, although I’ve discovered that you generally have to sort through a lot of poorly-written […]

Is it cooling down where you live yet?  Fall is definitely in the air here and with the crisp weather, […]