Tag Archives : Christmas

Gingerbread House Recipe


One of our favorite holiday traditions is decorating gingerbread houses with friends and family! Every year we get together and make these fun houses, some years we’ve done trains, trees, and oversized gingerbread men (better for younger kids). But no matter what style we’re making, this tradition is one of our favorites and we look forward to it every year…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

DIY Festive North Pole Snacks


Cheers! I hope you’re enjoying all of my fun Christmas-y posts as of late! And today I have another one for you. These adorable North Pole Snacks are not only easy to make, but I think they turned out super cute too. I will say that they were a little on the sweet side, but hey, it’s Christmas right?  …

How to make a Rag Quilt: Tutorial


  You will need: Self-healing cutting mat Ruler (I have a Fiskars 6’x24” acrylic ruler.) Cotton thread in coordinating color, I used white. Rotary cutter Sharp scissors (I used Fiskars 5” Titanium Micro-tip scissors because I already had them, but Fiskars 8” Softouch Spring Action Rag Quilt Snips are made specifically for rag quilting!) 2/3 yd. each of 5 different…

DIY Hot Chocolate Cup Treats


Good morning everyone! I have a really cute and easy hot chocolate treat for you today! It’s not the hot chocolate that you’re thinking. Instead these little snacks, are meant to look like a cup of hot cocoa, but instead, they’re sweet treats that will be sure to brighten any holiday party! And not only are these little guys adorable,…

DIY Reindeer Treats!


Good morning readers! I have another super cute holiday treat for you today. These adorable reindeer snacks are not only easy to make, but they make great treats to bring to any holiday festivities you might have going on! And they’re really easy enough that your kiddos can do them too. Let’s get started!   If the video doesn’t work…