Our favorite Christmas books for children (and adults)

favorite christmas books for kids

One of my favorite things to do is read. I read a lot with my children- to them, with them, with them reading to me. I'm not sure if you know by now but I'm a HUGE lover of all things Christmas and we've been adding to our Christmas book collection each year. ...

Wordless (sort of) Wednesday

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I have too many friends who will laugh at this to not share it. I won't lie, I had a good laugh over it! If only I knew where it originated...

Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas

crockpot chicken enchiladas

buy propecia onlineom/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/crockpot-chicken-enchiladas.jpg" alt="crockpot chicken enchiladas" width="300" height="207" /> Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas is the recipe this week coming to us from Tabitha of Saving Toward A Better Life! You can add a little extra spice like Paprika Pepper to kick up the flavor or enjoy as is for a great homemade meal! Ingredients: Chicken Breasts or ...

Preparing Her For That First Period #KotexMom

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I've been sharing with you my journey relating to first periods, and talking about them, with my 7 year old for several months now (see previous #KotexMom posts).  This is my "final" official post, although I'm sure as the time for her period gets closer down the road, I'll be sharing more once again. It's been ...

Check out SweetRelish.com ($200 VISA Gift Card #Giveaway)

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SweetRelish.com is a new website that is like Pinterest but it's designed to be for items you want to purchase. It's not so much about pretty pictures or sharing dreams, it's about making lists (such as Christmas lists, birthday lists, lists of climbing gear you want, etc). I was raised to be a ...

DIY Advent Calendars

diy-advent-calendars

I purchased advent calendars for my older 2 kids- but I'm struggling for my 3 year old.  She's not old enough for the LEGO advent calendars, and I set out to poke around and find some DIY advent calendars that we can make this week for her.  I figured someone else might be looking too...so ...

AT&T is granting wishes this holiday season with a Wish-A-Day Sweepstakes! #attwishaday

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With the holidays right around the corner, we’re excited to announce AT&T’s Wish-A-Day Sweepstakes! From November 23rd through December 20th, AT&T will feature AT&T employees’ “wish list” items as gift of the day. For those that enter they will get the chance to win smarRocket Languages- American Sign Languagetphones, tablets and more! We all, I am ...

40% off Organic Infant Apparel 1-day BlackFriday Sale

tootie and dolly sale

Tootie and Dolly is a brand that just came onto my radar, and let me tell you, cuteness abounds.  Cuteness that gives you adorable baby clothes like this little fox romper: There are several things I love about this romper. First, it's color. This is not your typical baby blue. I love it. Second, the fox ...

Kindle Fire HD Giveaway #HGG

kindle fire hd giveaway

We are giving away a KINDLE FIRE HD!!! READY TO WIN A KINDLE FIRE HD? JOIN EBATES NOW! This is the time to join- most retailers double or close to double their cashback awards for holiday shoppers...so you can use your hard earned money smarter, and have a little more cash for yourself!  The Kindle Fire HD ...

Entertaining Children in the Colder Months

keeping kids entertained in winter

When the nights start to draw in and the temperatures drop, it can sometimes be a struggle to keep the children entertained. If the weather is very severe there is sometimes no other choice but to keep the kids at home. However, if the weather is cold but bearable to go out in it’s worth ...