How much you could save when you do it yourself this Christmas!

Christmas is just around the corner, and if you haven’t started making a dent on your Christmas list, why not check out the following ideas. If you want to give something personalized, and unique whilst saving a few pennies along the way… Get crafting! There are so many craft hobbies at beginner, intermediate and expert levels. Just see the graphic below to get you started… Brought to you by Homecrafts

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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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Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone

Now I never really have celebrated Valentine’s Day in the past, honestly you won’t find me getting all crazy about receiving some expensive gift, but I can see that this day could be a wonderful day to simply celebrate the love you have for that special someone in your life. I created Valentine’s Day cards for my kids and my boyfriend on Treat.com this year and can not wait to hand them their cards today! I think the best gifts for any holiday are those that come from the heart, so today I wanted to share with you all some […]

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Blending Kids and Husband On Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day has traditionally been thought of as a holiday for couples to celebrate their love. However, once a couple forms a family, this celebration of love takes a new meaning. Mothers often want to make it a special day for their children as well as their spouse and finding a balance that includes details to make it special for each member of the family is important. Of course, moms cannot be forgotten on this special day, especially since they are the ones who often worry most about making sure each member of the family feels the love. Mothers Fathers […]

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Valentine’s Day Done Right

Despite your protest to this holiday, love is in the air. People love Valentine’s Day for everything it represents: love. When you have a special someone, it is important to do Valentine’s Day right. Don’t do it halfway, and don’t try to talk yourself out of it. Simply embrace your inner romantic and enjoy this blissful day full of happiness, romance and love. Start the Day Off with Breakfast in Bed Get up before her and make breakfast. Set it on a tray and bring her breakfast in bed. Buy one red rose, put it in a tall, skinny vase […]

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Valentine’s Day Is the Next Holiday

Yes, most know I do not celebrate Valentine’s Day and the last time I tried to the other person didn’t really do anything so I felt sort of like a fool. This year though I am trying to have a more festive opinion on Valentine’s Day because, well I am a romantic type person when I want to be.  It’s always great to plan ahead and so I am sharing a fantastic code to save 15% on CardStore — Schedule your sweetie’s Valentine’s Day Card today & Save 15% at Cardstore… you won’t regret it! February 14th will be here […]

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Personalized Holiday Gift Idea – HeartFelt Books

Today I am sharing with you all a personalized holiday gift idea, the cool thing is that I think this will also be a great Valentine’s Day gift, that holiday is just around the corner (for those who celebrate Valentine’s Day that is). HeartFeltBooks.com is a fun site that gives a new twist on personalized gift ideas. Walking through the website during the step by step process of answering questions I found that this was an easy to use website. The navigation between questions and ability to choose various questions or sentence prompts to create your own personalized book for […]

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Time for Christmas Card Shopping or Creations

Every year I enjoy making photo Christmas cards because it’s a great way to share an annual picture of the kids. Last year was our first year with the pug so we had her picture and the three kiddos on the front, super cute. One year, the first year K-man was born was my most favorite three kid photo Christmas card ever. Ki and Aj were on the side of a pampers box that had been decorated with wrapping paper and K-man (baby K back then) was inside the box, as if he was our present that year. I always […]

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Celebrate Your Loved One All Year Round

Is it just me or does everyone seem to agree that we should not celebrate our love for one person in one day, it should be something we celebrate all year through? For me, Valentine’s Day has always been just another day. Never having celebrated, this year I did buy my special someone a cute, loving personalized mug but overall this is a day that hasn’t ever been celebrated by me. Some say Valentine’s Day is just a commercialized day, a day for people to be encouraged to spend money they don’t have to spend on random signs of love […]

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