So you may remember that when we went Christmas tree shopping in November Dylan insisted upon buying a wreath for our door. It was beautiful and I loved having it! After taking it down I realized how naked our front door looked without it. I went on a mission trying to find a wreath I… Continue reading Wreath Project
I hope everyone had an awesome New Years Eve! The kiddos and I went to Nana and Pops and rung in the new year with our annual bonfire. These are a few pictures of our bonfire. It was quite the dandy! It kept us warm while the temperatures kept dropping. We got a cold front… Continue reading Happy New Years!
Yes, I’ve been a little M.I.A. the last almost 2 weeks. But, I’m BACK! I didn’t get to finish Blogmas and I’m sorry to those that were following along. We experienced a loss in our family mid December so blogging kind of took a back seat making me a little M.I.A. in the blogging world to… Continue reading M.I.A.
This is really one for my bucket list. Have you ever seen Home Alone Lost in New York? (That and the original Home Alone are probably my top two favorite movies from my childhood.) Envision the scene where Kevin is staring up at the massive Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center. It captures the season in… Continue reading Christmas Vacation Wish
Every year around this time I find myself in the grocery store piling up all the things in my basket to make homemade minestrone soup. I can’t ever seem to make a small batch, I always end up with this huge pot of soup that I eat on for days and days. If you like… Continue reading Homemade Minestrone Soup
Will you be proudly repping your Ugly Christmas Sweater today? #uglysweater Today, Friday, December 15 is Ugly Sweater Day. I’ve seen several ugly sweaters while shopping this month. Some of them are so ugly it I almost think they are cute! A cute ugly lol. Personally I have never participated in the ugly sweater fun.… Continue reading Ugly Christmas Sweater
As children we love Christmas time mainly because we get gifts and we get time off of school. I know for my son either of those would make him happy. He definitely gets more and more excited as the gifts under the tree build. Each gift I add he inquires, “Who is this one for… Continue reading My Favorite Part of Christmas Since Becoming a Mom
What day is it, what day is it?! Cocoa Day!! (And Hump Day too. Lol.) I woke up this morning and it was 32 outside which makes this National Day even more exciting to celebrate. Today is National Cocoa Day. If you’re like me, your cocoa has to have a few mini marshmallows sprinkled on… Continue reading Cocoa
I have never been any good at constructing or even decorating Gingerbread Houses. The sides don’t end up being level and then the icing makes it look like the house is melting or something. Haha. Why am I telling you this? Well, today is National Gingerbread House Day! It’s festive, fun, and then you can… Continue reading Gingerbread House
What do you want for Christmas? Well, all I want for Christmas is… No, not my two front teeth : ) One day of peace and quiet. No tears, screaming, yelling, fussing, no bossy five-year old thinking he knows it all. Just one day where things run smoothly. I’m not saying the kids have to… Continue reading All I Want for Christmas Is…