12 Months of Christmas

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Is there any other time of year as wonderful as the Christmas season? I am always so sad when it is over- it seems to go too fast! Many times you'll hear someone say, “I wish we could keep the spirit of Christmas all year long.” In the hustle and … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Mousse in Chocolate Cups

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A few weeks ago I was in bed, just about to fall asleep, and I had an epiphany.  I startled my poor husband awake when I whisper-yelled (you know, so I didn't wake the kids up...just him.  Ha!  Sorry Honey), "Peanut Butter Mousse!"  It took me a long … [Read more...]

Top 10 Free Holiday Printables

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Merry Christmas Eve! We hope you guys are enjoying this time of year surrounded by family and loved ones. Today's top ten list is for all of you who like to wait to the very last minute for your Christmas celebrations. We've gathered up 10 amazing … [Read more...]

Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas


The deadline for shipping those gifts you purchase online is fast approaching and in some cases it has already come and gone. But have no fear, we have compiled a list of 10 Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas you can run out and grab today! Take a … [Read more...]

What Matters Most


"Freedom from Want” by Norman Rockwell This post is in support of the TYLENOL®, For What Matters Most™ campaign. I'm just going to put this out here and say that 2014 has been a hard year! (Anyone else agree with me on this one?) I've experienced … [Read more...]

Ugly Ornament Exchange

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If you're looking for a fun girls' night IN this winter season, you definitely need to host an ugly ornament exchange! Any reason to get together for a kid-free night with food and friends is fantastic, but a gift exchange like this is guaranteed to … [Read more...]

Christmas Blossom Cookies

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I'm not sure what bug bit me this holiday season, but I am baking more this year than ever before! Yesterday the kids and I were in the mood for some cookies, but I wasn't in the mood to go to the store, so we were limited in making something that we … [Read more...]

Reindeer Greeting Card

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Here is a fun idea for a Christmas greeting you can create and send to your loved ones! My husband’s parents live out of state, so we plan to email this image to them on Christmas morning, but you could certainly print this off and mail it via snail … [Read more...]