Elf on the Shelf Winter Wonderland and Photo Gift

By |December 21, 2013|

I must admit that I love the Elf on the Shelf tradition.  It’s so fun to see our girls jump out of bed each […]

10 Thoughts on How to Raise Grateful Children

By |December 18, 2013|

If you are reading this, you have access to the internet.  That already makes you more privileged than most people in the world.  At […]

15 Fun Photo Gifts From My Favorite Card Sites

By |December 7, 2013|

Minted, Tiny Prints, and Shutterfly are easily my three favorite places from which to order cards this time of year.  I have ordered my […]

20 Unique Gifts for the Man Who Has Everything

By |November 26, 2013|

We ladies are so easy to shop for… give us some pretty personalized stationery, a meaningful bracelet, or something we can wear (love these cool […]

24 Special Christmas Books: Wrap Them & Read One Each Night

By |November 22, 2013|

This will surely become a new tradition for our family!  I went around our house and collected every Christmas book I could find… I […]

30 Photos with Wording Ideas to Inspire Holiday Cards

By |November 18, 2013|

It’s my favorite time of the year again… holiday card season, of course!  I just love opening our mailbox to find pictures and updates […]

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    6 Smart Reasons You Should Use a Gift Spreadsheet to Make Life Easier

6 Smart Reasons You Should Use a Gift Spreadsheet to Make Life Easier

By |November 9, 2013|

The holidays are approaching quickly, and this time of year can become so overwhelming… especially for those of us who typically do all the […]

25 Personalized Gift Ideas for Kids

By |November 6, 2013|

With four daughters, we do a lot of hand-me-downs around here.  Maybe that’s why I’m such a fan of personalized gifts for kids!  I […]

Win $150 to Spend at Minted! Giveaway EXPIRED!

By |November 4, 2013|

GIVEAWAY WINNER:  RROCK!  PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL FOR DETAILS FROM ME TO REDEEM YOUR CODE TO SPEND $150 OVER AT MINTED!  WOOHOO!

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15 Great Sites to Get Your Holiday Photo Cards

By |October 24, 2013|

It’s that time of year again!  Time to start thinking about the ol’ Christmas card!  If you need some photo inspiration, you might want […]

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    10 Things to Consider Before You Put Your Toddler in that Halloween Costume!

10 Things to Consider Before You Put Your Toddler in that Halloween Costume!

By |October 15, 2013|

If your child is between the ages of 1 and 2 or so, you could be in for an interesting Halloween this year!  Last […]

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    GIVEAWAY: Win a Copy of the Hilarious Book, Memoirs of a Hamster! 4 Winners! Exp. 10/16

GIVEAWAY: Win a Copy of the Hilarious Book, Memoirs of a Hamster! 4 Winners! Exp. 10/16

By |October 2, 2013|

Memoirs of a Hamster by Devin Scillian and illustrated by Tim Bowers is absolutely hilarious!  My girls smile and giggle the entire time we’re […]

Healthier Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread (So Good!)

By |September 30, 2013|

People, I’m telling you, this stuff is good.  Seriously, if you like pumpkin bread, you have to try this!  I have modified the original […]

Easy No-Sew DIY Minion Costumes

By |September 22, 2013|

This Halloween costume idea is simply genius.  I can say that because I didn’t come up with it; my super-creative friend did!  Last fall, […]

I Can Feel It Happening – My Daughter is Slipping Away

By |September 16, 2013|

This summer I found myself watching my kids… really seeing them for the first time in a while. I was caught off guard by […]

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    10 Things to Think About Before Your Child Starts Kindergarten (That Have Nothing to Do With Academics)

10 Things to Think About Before Your Child Starts Kindergarten (That Have Nothing to Do With Academics)

By |July 25, 2013|

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