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20 Elf on the Shelf Ideas or Your Elf’s Next Adventure

It’s that time of the year again. You know the one. The time of the year when the elf on the shelf arrives. Also, coincidentally, when […]
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How to have the Creepiest House on the Block this Halloween

Disclosure: I was provided some of the products I mentioned by AtmosFX but all opinions and love of Halloween and tips for how to have the […]
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Family Traditions that make the Holiday Season Memorable

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Gift Guide for Smart Women Who Love Tech and Pretty things

Have you been wracking your brain and every gift guide on the Internet trying to find  a gift to wow? The holidays are here and everyone […]
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My Family went Inside Out for Halloween

Our entire lives have been upside down and inside out since I broke my leg but we are learning to deal with it. Honestly, this broken […]
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Stolen Moments

I was awoken this morning by the sweet, soft baby-like voice of my 6-year-old as she leaned in close and whispered into my ear, “Mommy, can […]
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Holiday Comforts ~ Smiles, Giggles & Snuggles

Holiday Comforts~ This post is sponsored by Tempur-Pedic, the brand millions of owners trust to deliver their best night’s sleep every night. Enjoy our Buy 2, […]

Elf on A Shelf run Amuck

Elf on a Shelf Run Amuck~ Last year, we  I decided that I wanted to start the whole Elf on the Shelf tradition with my girls.Of […]

Holiday Season~ The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

@font-face { font-family: "Cambria";}p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 10pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } It’s the most wonderful time of the year! On the other hand, is it? Sure, it’s merry and great, filled with bright lights and shiny ornaments, Santa Claus, memories that warm the very cockles of your heart, and a plethora of gifts…for the little ones. However, how is it for us parents, really? It’s stress, commitments, over extending personally and financially, wrapping gifts, last minute shopping sprees, cooking, cleaning, traveling, and laundry. Oh, my! All compounded by the fact that we still have to perform all the menial tasks of our day-to-day life; housework, job, working out and what have you. Pictures with Santa 2005  Don’t get me wrong; I do love the holidays, as much as anybody else does. In fact, I absolutely adore and embrace all the chaos that comes with the holiday season. Every year at this time, you know sometime between Halloween and New Years Day, my world seems to work itself into this great big foaming mass of chaos. It’s like a sugar high for the soul. I don’t remember it being like [...]