My Week In Photos

This week has been all about preparing for Christmas! I had a wonderful cookie baking day with my Mom, my sister and my niece. This little sweetheart kept things interesting. We made m&m pudding cookies, sugar cookies, no-bake cookies, and the peanut butter Hershey kiss ones. Little Miss Pretty loved to help. Pretty soon there […]

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The Beginners Guide To The Perfect Christmas Eve Gift

How To Make The Perfect Christmas Eve Gift For Your Family! The Christmas Eve Gift Is A Tradition Worth Starting! Every year the Christmas pajamas get a little bigger. Over the last twelve years, they have gotten a lot bigger. This is a tradition that has always been big in our household. There is so […]

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Myths About Home School Debunked

Myths About Home School Debunked Why We Homeschool There are many myths about homeschool. Having been an actual participant in our own homeschool I have experience on both sides of the controversy. I never intended to homeschool. It happened out of a sincere desire to help my son who was drowning in the public education […]

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Gift Guide for Gamers

It happens that I have a few serious gamer’s in my life. Being someone who doesn’t play I understand how tricky it can be to get them what they really want. So first things first. You have to know what console they are using. In our house we have a PS3, a PS4 and an […]

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Best Stocking Stuffers for Her

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide For Her I love Christmas! I also love Christmas presents! Who doesn’t? That said I thought it would be fun to make a few lists with my personal favorites. Here are my best ideas for Christmas Stocking Stuffer’s.  This list is for the ladies in your life. You can not go […]

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Healthy (ish) Holidays

Healthy Holidays? This title sounds like a complete contradiction!  Holidays are after all about cookies and cakes and gatherings around kitchen tables and gifts of chocolate and cups of cocoa and on and on… So, healthy holidays, please!  Give me a break…  But then again, healthy is good and sometimes even tastes good, right?  So, […]

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Make Your Own Bird Seed Ornaments

Make Your Own Bird Feeder’s DIY Birdseed Ornaments Birds Love I love my birds. Watching them at the feeder in the morning tends to put me in high spirits for the whole day. To repay them, I thought I would make them their own edible Christmas tree.  This is an easy and fun project you […]

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Kid Friendly Christmas Games With Free Printable

Kid Friendly Christmas Games Top Three Kid-Friendly Christmas Games With Free Printables Here is something that really gets me thinking. When T brings up past Christmas’s, it’s very rare that the conversation includes a gift. Instead, he remembers how when we were playing Christmas Pictionary, his candy cane looked more like a pickle.  He laughs. […]

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Christmas Kindness Ideas

Christmas Kindness

Christmas Kindness Simple Ways to Share Christmas Kindness The easiest and longest lasting gift you can present is a kindness. People always remember kindness. It lifts them up in a way nothing else can.  Christmas-Time is all about lifting each other up with love. It is about giving with grace and putting others ahead of […]

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