Kicking off December With Gingerbread Houses

What better way to kick of December then by making gingerbread houses! If you’re starting from scratch like I did for my house, you’ll need to buy a box graham crackers and an obnoxious amount of candy that you would never otherwise eat. I also opted to make my own frosting (super easy recipe!)  For […]

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Gifts for Grandmas-Ornaments & Frames

The weathermen are predicting our first “snowmaggedon” of the season, so we are spending our Sunday inside painting Christmas gifts! The grandmothers never want or need anything big and fancy for Christmas, so we like giving them special homemade items!  Handmade gifts are always so special and come from the heart. There’s something so sweet […]

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13 Days of Thankful (Week 2)

Day 8 The weekends! I am so thankful for weekends. I work full time all week, so the time that I have to spend with my family is something I always look forward to. The days go by so slow, but the years go by too fast, so I try to take full advantage of the […]

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It’s ok to stay home for Thanksgiving!

I have some fond memories of the holidays when I was a kid. Every Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas it was always bouncing from house to house or my parents hosting, I remember it as always being a fun time. I basically grew up as an only child (my brothers didn’t live with me), so […]

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Stocking Stuffer Ideas

I am the type of person that when I buy someone a gift, it’s hard for me to keep it a secret! I am just so excited to give it to them! When my husband and I first started dating, I was so impatient, always asking him “don’t you want to know what I got […]

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13 Days of Thankful (Week 1)

Day 1 is dedicated to my world, my heart, my everything. My daughter. She is the absolute most important person in my life and what I am most thankful for. The love I have for her is beyond measure. Some days, I think my heart may explode from joy. I live for every smile, laugh, […]

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