DIY Christmas Book Box

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    One of our favorite Christmas traditions is reading Christmas books and stories every night in December. We finally have enough to have a new one every night – some are more silly than meaningful – and we’ve wrapped them all to open one each night. This year, I’m keeping the holiday SUPER simple… 

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A Little ObSISsed: Holly

Once a month we’ll be sharing 5 things we are currently obsessed with. (If you missed Nat’s favorites, you can find them here.) So it’s my turn to share some of my latest obsessions with you guys! Nashville on ABC Seriously Y’all. I love this show. I started watching it for Connie Britton, because I adored her… 

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Gingerbread Hot Chocolate Stirrers

There’s nothing like a warm cup of cocoa on a cold winter day! Today I want to introduce you to the cutest and yummiest little Hot Cocoa stirrers you can put together in seconds for gifts or just to perk up a chilly afternoon! It’s all about the Peeps, folks. There are so many cute… 

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Video Games can be Active AND Educational!

Do your kids love to play video games? Do you ever worry that they aren’t getting anything of value from all that time spent in front of the screen? I’m excited to share our review of a HOT new toy that’s on many gift lists this year. LeapTV from the makers of LeapFrog is a… 

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Online Shopping This Holiday Season

This post is sponsored by consumercrafts.com. I was given store credit and compensation for participating. All thoughts and opinions are 100% mine. Good morning! If you’re anything like us, you LOVE finding what you need for this holiday season online, without ever having to leave the house! Most of my christmas gift shopping is done… 

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Printable Holiday Organizer

Is anyone else suddenly feeling like there a million things to do before December 25th? Maybe it’s because I have baby on the brain, but I’m trying to get all my thoughts together to have a less stressful holiday this year! This is a simple one-page organizer I am going to keep out on my… 

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Printable Nativity Matching Game

I know, everyone is in Thanksgiving mode, but this year more than ever I’m getting a jumpstart on Christmas with Baby Girl arriving (hopefully) before December 25th! I’m so excited about this set of printables because it’s something my kids can help with! I’m always trying to find ways to talk more about the true… 

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Favorite Things Giveaway 2014

I’m REALLY excited about today’s post. This will be our 3rd year in a row participating with a huge group of friends to give away a few of our FAVORITE THINGS! Guess what? Today’s my birthday – so what better day to share some gifts with one of our amazing readers? My lucky number is… 

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Printable Thanksgiving Game : Don’t Eat Tom!

Well, we made it to November (that sure went fast!) and that means Thanksgiving is just around the corner! I love having a few activities on hand for the kids to do while they’re (not so) patiently waiting for all that yummy food to be ready. This game is a twist on the preschool favorite… 

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