10 Things You Can Do Now to Get Ready for Christmas

10 Things You Can Do Now to Get Ready for Christmas? It is that time of year again when the cheers of giving and receiving, family coming over, and others, live in the “reason for the season.” It is rare to find one person who not only loves the Christmas season but has made plans to live the most memorable […]

Donald and Daisy Donuts Make the Day

Friends and family of all ages will love these holiday treats, especially Disney fans. What a great way to change up the “holiday goodies” around the house, and can you just imagine the little ones oohing and ahhhhing over the bright colors. Sure, we’ve all frosted plain treats and sprinkled some red/green icing or maybe even snowflake toppings.  We like […]

Dear Santa; A Free Printable Letter

It is that time of year when Santa and 9,000 of his elves are frantically putting the finishing touches on the big delivery that is expected to occur soon. That being said, it might be possible to still sneak in a special item into Santal’s bag before the 24th. Here is the catch: Santa has to know! Dear Santa; A […]

Homemade Non-Alcoholic Eggnog

If you know me at all, you know that I LOVE – LOVE – LOVE everything and all things about Christmas! The treats, the music, the smells and, well, everything about the spirit of the season. Eggnog is just the beginning of the seasonal fun around here. If you love the rich, creamy taste of classic eggnog, but don’t like […]

12 Top Elf On A Shelf Recipes

Hallie, our elf, has been joining us for almost ten years now! She arrives the day after Thanksgiving and leaves Christmas night…so that means we have enjoyed her company for about 270 days during our “relationship”. That is a lot of time to be creative and come up with fun and new ideas – at least ideas that are new […]

15 Christ Centered Christmas Ideas

When Christmas time arrives, it can be easy to get caught up in all of the Santa Claus and Christmas cheer that this time of year brings. While you don’t have to give up the whole Santa Claus and presents portion of Christmas entirely, you might want to consider dialing back on Santa and focusing on the Christ Centered part […]

20 DIY Elegant Christmas Ornaments

While I love the idea of making things yourself, sometimes DIY projects can look a little homemade. If you want to create a more elegant Christmas look this year, you don’t have to buy all of your decorations from the store. There are plenty of DIY elegant Christmas ornaments and decorations you can make right at home that are way […]

An Old-Fashioned Christmas: Sweet Traditions for Hearth and Home

Christmas is a truly wonderful and magical time of year. Unfortunately, the demands of everyday life can make it challenging to get into the holiday spirit at times. If you need a little extra inspiration to create holiday traditions your family will always cherish, be sure to check out “An Old-Fashioned Christmas: Sweet Traditions for Hearth and Home,” by Ellen […]

Spiced Vanilla Apple Caramel Moonshine

If you’re like us and think that even the NAME of this drink is fun to say, wait til you try a sip! This was so simple to make that I’m planning to triple the recipe and give these as host/hostess gifts this year at a few of the holiday parties we’re attending.  This Spiced Vanilla Apple Caramel Moonshine is worth having a few jars […]