I'll be back on Monday for BooMama's Holiday Tour of Homes, but for now here's a peek at our Christmas tree... minus the 6 or so ornaments that our toddler has decimated.
You can find many more trees at We Are THAT Family. … [Keep reading…]
It's not too late! Christmas Crunchtime is in full swing, and some of us are deciding to cut back on our to make, to do, and to give lists in order to preserve our sanity holiday spirit. That's a sound decision in almost every instance, but … [Keep reading…]
My Gratituesday post has me in a bit of a nostalgic mood this week. Maybe it also has something to do with the cold weather and Christmas coming up, but I can't seem to get board games off my mind. Classic board games. Remember those? The … [Keep reading…]
What kid doesn't like to play with new stuff?!? Something that's been fun for our children (and us!) is that we have a few special toys and books packed away with the holiday decorations that only come out at Christmastime. Oh, the joy when they … [Keep reading…]
I've heard the last of "When are we going to put up the Christmas tree, Mommy?" for the season. The task has been tackled, and here we are in all our tree-trimming glory.
First, a quick frugal public service announcement about those pesky lights. … [Keep reading…]
Glancing up at Lance across the brightly colored game board, I knew we had arrived. This is our dream. We are living it. With my tear-filled eyes and gratitude-filled heart (I'm such a schmuk), I took my turn. "Two purples, Mommy. You got … [Keep reading…]
Come on. Admit it... I had you at Reese's, didn't I? These cookies are a family favorite and are a perfect addition to any holiday cookie plate. Their mini muffin-tin shape makes it hard to eat just one, though! Enjoy! … [Keep reading…]
Exciting news, everyone…we're having a party, and you're all invited! It's a progressive dinner, blog-style. Here's how it works:
Please join us at our bloggy homes the week of December 15-19 as we celebrate the season. Stop by for some … [Keep reading…]