October 20, 2014

Best Nativity Sets for Kids


One of the things my kids look forward to the most is opening the box of Christmas decorations that contains our nativity set. Before you start to assume that my kids are well behaved enough to be trusted around breakable things, you should know that our nativity set includes plastic Little People … [Read more...]

Frugal Decorating: Metallic Pumpkins

decorative pumpkins

When it comes to holiday decorations I have two rules. I don't want to spend a lot of money and I don't want to waste a lot of time. Now I realize that if you enjoy crafts and decorating, time may not be an issue. I have a lot of really crafty friends and for them, creating beautiful decorations is … [Read more...]

Free Christmas Printables: Gift Tags and Notepaper with Envelopes

Free Christmas Printables

{guest post submitted by Mina of Mina’s Journal} Use these printouts as part of your Christmas gift giving craft stash to help you prepare for the holiday season. Grab your scissors and let’s go! One of the most recognizable motifs of Christmas has to be the tree. It conjures up images of … [Read more...]

Getting Ready for The Holidays…With Children.


Getting ready for the holidays with kids can be exciting or stressful, depending on how you look at it.  As moms, we want the holiday season to be magical for our children—twinkling eyes, cold noses, warm hot chocolate.  We have images of snow covered fields filled with green Christmas trees that … [Read more...]