Browsing Category : Christmas

2016 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


Good morning friends! I can’t believe it’s Christmas already, seriously no matter how prepared I think I am, it sneaks up on me every year! We also got hit hard with the stomach flu last week, so honestly I’m just hoping we stay healthy enough to get to do Christmas this year! It put a little damper on our Christmas…

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DIY: Cookies in a Jar Gift idea


Good morning! Every year we like to exchange small gifts with our neighbors, and one of our most highly requested repeat gifts was for these Cookie in a Jar gifts! Everyone loved the ones we made last year and asked for more. But I wanted to change them up just a little bit so here’s our updated Cookie in a…

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DIY: Holiday Pretzel Rods


Happy Holidays everyone! I have a super fun and extremely easy kids Christmas treat recipe for you today! Chocolate covered pretzel rods are super simple, and a great way to keep younger kiddos involved in the cooking action! Ready to get started? Supplies: Pretzel Rods Sprinkles Candy Melts (We used white, but you could also use another color!) Cookie sheet…

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DIY: Holiday Pretzel Hugs Recipe


Hi everyone! I have another fun holiday treat recipe for you today! I’ve called these Pretzel Hugs and you’ll see why if you keep reading! They’re a super fun and easy treat great for parties, and easy enough that your kiddos can make them on their own!   Ready to get started? Supplies: Mini Pretzel Twists Hershey’s Kisses (We used…

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2016 Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas


Hi Friends! I thought it would be fun to show you some of our stocking stuffer gift ideas for this year! I love getting little fun bits for our stockings, and I hope you’ll enjoy this video.     Watch the 2016 Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide here! Links to a few of the Products mentioned: Boogie Boards Pokémon Cards Bath…

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DIY: Pipe Cleaner Candy Canes


Hello readers! I have a great holiday project for younger kiddos today. Although I have to admit my 9 year old and her friend had a great time making these too! They’re pipe cleaner candy canes, and they’re so easy to make! They’re a great way to keep kiddos busy during break, and decorate your tree in the process!  …

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide


Happy December everyone! Today I have a super fun 2016 Holiday Gift Guide full of fun & educational gift ideas for this year. I also have a whole bunch of giveaways to go along with today’s post! Yay! I’m also having a sale in my store so make sure to keep reading for more info on that!   Click here…

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DIY: Hot Cocoa Reindeer Gifts


Good morning everyone! I have a super cute and easy gift idea for you this holiday season! These are a great project for kids to give to their friends and teachers!   Supplies: Mini Marshmallows Hot Cocoa dry mix Plastic frosting bags & baggie ties (I found these in the baking isle of Walmart.) Google eyes Red pom-poms Glue Pipe…

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Merry Christmas 2015!


I just wanted to pop in today to wish everyone a wonderful Christmas! We’ll be celebrating the birth of our savior with our extended family on both sides, an enjoying wonderful food too!   We’re so thankful for all of your support and encouragement this year. I may  not have time to reply to all of the comments, but I…

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The Jesse Tree Free Printable


I posted this printable a few years back, but wanted to bring it back out this year! For about 3 years or so we’ve been putting up a Jesse Tree in our home to help remind us of the true meaning of Christmas. The Jesse Tree gets it’s name from Isaiah 11:1-2 “A shoot will come up from the stump…

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Festive Milk & Donuts!


Yes, you heard me, milk and…um…donuts. What’s better than milk and cookies you ask? Milk and donuts!   Oh dear, when I saw these sweet little glass milk jars I just couldn’t resist. I knew I had to make up a festive little snack just so I could use them! So here we go with another fun and easy holiday…

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Cookie in a Jar Recipe


Good morning everyone! Looking for a last minute easy gift idea? Look no further! Today I have this adorable Holiday Cookie in a Jar recipe to share with you! These are not only super cute, but they’re also delicious! So read on to see how we made these lovely gifts for our friends and neighbors. I have to admit, I’ve…

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