Happy Faces, Happy Moments

I love looking back on pictures that make me smile… my boys and me in one shot, all happy — The Dad at my house on Christmas Eve — Getting a pic of all three of my kids and me, just to find out the little one was showing his chewed up food — And our first year of getting our Christmas tree without help from anyone else — I love that when I look back at so many pictures I have taken that each time we all seem so happy. The kids sort of went through a funk for […]

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Longing to Entertain for Christmas With Family

I haven’t ever really been a hostess, dealing with social anxiety and major issues with being painfully shy most of my late teen and early adult years entertaining a house full of guests or even attending such an event seemed painful to me. Now that I am am mother of three children and have worked on changing my attitude towards not only myself but towards others and worked to reduce my social anxiety disorder without medication I am ready to start entertaining guests. If I were to have a chance to host a Christmas get together I would want to […]

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The Must Have Holiday Gifts Are Coming!

It’s that time of year again … Christmas is coming! The kids are excited because we get to put up lights, the kids are already asking for items that they must have for Christmas, even I am putting bugs in the ear of people everywhere that I want a tablet to replace my laptop, I want a new bed, I want journal paper and the list goes on, but most importantly I want an SLR or some form of a digital camera to document my holiday season with! This Droid Cam is great but honestly the Droid battery I have […]

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Christmas Tree Hunting

Every year we go and cut down our Christmas tree, it’s only $10 which is way cheaper than going to a place that already has one cut down. Plus this has started to be our family tradition for the past couple of years and it’s fun .. okay well my butt doesn’t like being out in the cold but I try to force a smile and have fun … really I walk up and say “there’s the tree, I like that one” and hope that Miss Ki will agree because she is super picky about her Christmas tree {she gets […]

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ADVENT CALENDAR “POLICE” by PLAYMOBIL

My family is in love with PLAYMOBIL and now they have Advent Calendars available for any child, whether boy or girl. My family received the Advent Calendar Police version and the boys are in love with it so much! ABOUT ADVENT CALENDAR POLICE The Advent Calendar “Police” contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas.  Includes a city backdrop, three figures, police motorcycle, bicycle, dog, and many other accessories.  It is the perfect gift for the holiday season. Recommended for ages four and up.  Choking Hazard. Small parts. Not for children under 3 years. WHAT HAPPILY BLENDED […]

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