Christmas Round-Up: Christmas Morning Breakfast Ideas!

Christmas Round-Up: Christmas Morning Breakfast Ideas!     I’m not sure how things go down in your household, but until just a few years ago, my Christmas morning consisted of hearing voices and waking up to faces that were a half-inch from mine (not my husband) wanting to know if we could get up and open presents…sometimes before 5 AM.  God love their little hearts, they never opened any without us though.  I walked in more than once to see {Read More}

How to Make a Christmas Gift List & a Printable For You!

How to Make a Christmas Gift List!   Christmas can be a whole lot of fun, but some parts of it require a bit of organization. Now, anybody who knows me the least little bit knows that I struggle with this! But one area that I excel in is making a Gift List for Christmas shopping. Truthfully, the shopping wouldn’t get finished if I didn’t keep a list! Whether it’s a pretty printable or just jotted down in a notebook, {Read More}

25 Wonderful Amazing Fabulous Gifts In a Jar!!

Do you love homemade gifts? Do you ever make them?  Are you as excited about that title as I am?!? Because who doesn’t want wonderful, amazing, fabulous things!! Christmas is a great time to showcase all of your talents and to be creative in the gift-giving department–especially if you have a list that rivals Santa and a budget better suited to the last century!  These gifts in a jar are a great way to mark multiple recipients off of your {Read More}

15 Recipes For Hot Chocolatey Goodness!!!

There is something about the Holiday season that makes it a perfect time for Hot Chocolate.  It could be the weather or just the undeniable lure of a warm drink in front of the fire (or the television, if you are fireplace-less like we are)! There is actually quite a bit of history to be found about Hot Chocolate and Hot Cocoa.  Did you know that they weren’t exactly the same thing?  I just thought they had two different names {Read More}

Christmas Party Planning 101

Christmas Party Planning 101   If you’ve ever thrown a party, you know that they can be a lot of fun…and a lot of work. There are steps to take that will make things easier and guarantee that you throw the best party (or parties) of the Season!! Luckily, I know these steps and I’m willing to share.   : )   Let’s Get Started   The first thing to do is decide what type of party you’re having. Is it {Read More}

Christmas Round-Up: Advent Ideas!

Christmas Round-Up: Advent Ideas   The word “advent” means the arrival of a notable person or thing.  As the easiest way of explanation, Christians celebrate the Advent season as a countdown to Jesus’ birth.  I looked up the history of the thing and there were all these facts that led up to an explanation of the 12-Days-of-Christmas, which interestingly enough, was celebrated after Christmas.  Who knew? However, it is Advent–not the 12-Days–that is my topic today!  I don’t remember having much {Read More}

How To Be Christmas Crazy!

How To Be Christmas Crazy   It’s no secret to anyone who spends time with me that I’m a “Christmas Crazy” type of person. In today’s gloom and doom world, I feel like I need to surround myself with good and positive things. It just so happens, that Christmas is one of those!     Now, just in case you are not a “Christmas Crazy” type person and you’ve ever wondered how to be, here is a 5-step program just {Read More}