ChapStick Launches Limited Edition Holiday Varieties

    ChapStick is always a fun stocking stuffer idea and this year I am happy to announce the Seasonal Varieties that are available for your stocking stuffer pleasure! I honestly would love to have ChapStick brand in my stocking every single year from the big man in red, because I use ChapStick like it’s going out of style and this is my favorite, and only used, brand of lip balm for my lips that dry out easily.  I usually go with the plain ChapStick, but during the holiday season I tend to try out the seasonal varieties to ensure […]

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Mess-Free & Kid-Friendly Holiday Décor

When you involve your children in the holiday decorating, you build long lasting memories and fantastic keepsakes. If you’re looking for kid-friendly, mess-free holiday decorating projects for you and your kids with step-by-step instructions, I am excited to pass on these ideas to you. Be sure to put the date on the back of your crafts to turn them into timeless keepsakes. Next year, your kids will see the artwork from the previous year (and the fun that they had) when you unpack the holiday ornaments and decorations. Just the memories of the fun times that they had will inspire […]

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Old Candy Canes on Christmas Tree Leaves Three Year Old Pouting

Every year I put the same candy canes on the Christmas tree, it was something I remember as a kid doing and well it is sort of something I decided to start doing. Since one year Ki and I put a whole box of like 12 count big candy canes on the tree and I knew she wasn’t going to be eating them all, we stuck them in the Christmas tote and have pulled them out year after year to decorate the tree. Ever since the boys were born I debate whether or not I will put the old candy […]

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Easy To Make Holiday Gift Ideas

It’s easy to make the holidays fun with your children while creating long lasting memories. The best gift a person can receive is one that is home made and here are some fabulous finds for creative home made gifts this holiday season. Hot Cocoa in a Decorative Bag If you are good at sewing you can create small decorative holiday bags, such as those you would see potpourri in. From there get a canister of hot cocoa mix and insert some into a plastic sandwich bag. Place the sandwich bag inside of the holiday sewn or purchased gift “bag” and […]

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How to Create a Kids Christmas List

It is that time of year again, the snow has already fallen in NH, yes we had a snow storm in October. Some places had 31″ while I had 5″ that soon melted away with the warm, sunny days that followed but the sign of snow reminded me just how close to the gift giving season we are. The kids are all ready to see Santa Claus and my youngest only wanted a candy cane for Christmas, that is until his sister created her Christmas wish list. The best way to create a Christmas wish list, from a bloggers perspective, […]

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