holiday fun

Tree Ornament Storage to Keep Treasures Safe

January 10, 2017 | in: happy home, holiday fun

🎄 This weekend all our Christmas and winter holiday decorations were put away. It was a fun family effort, with all five of wrapping and working together…but it is such …more

Festive Front Doors with Tree Classics Garlands

December 15, 2016 | in: happy home, holiday fun

I am so over getting up on ladders to hang holiday lights, or putting hours into wrapping the front yard greenery in a complicated lighting system. But I still want …more

How to Host Thanksgiving: The Game Plan

November 22, 2013 | in: holiday fun, recipes, yummy

  SATURDAY: Clean up all clutter in party areas. Polish furniture. Clean windows. Wash tablecloth and napkins. Confirm guest count and if guests are bringing any dishes. SUNDAY: Review recipes, …more

GIVEAWAY: Build-A-Bear Gift Card, New Holiday Friends

Build-A-Bear has some new, super cute holiday friends… Win a $25 gift card for your child to make his or her own! What is your favorite classic, stop-motion animated Christmas …more

Holiday Cards 2013: Minted for the Win!

Disclosure: I received a set of holiday cards from Minted. No additional compensation was received. All words and opinions are my own.  One of my favorite annual projects is selecting …more

Make Christmas Morning Magical with Your Santa Story

December 19, 2012 | in: holiday fun

I received a personalized DVD from Santa for my kids thanks to Your Santa Story and I know it will make Christmas morning more special than ever for Charlie, Eve …more

GIVEAWAY on Monday Night MomTV LIVE Show on Winter Fashion

This Monday December 10th at 9pm, I am hosting my second LIVE show for MomTV, Real Life Style with Jessica McFadden, and I’ll be giving away fabulous new fashion items …more

#Giving Tuesday Easy Way to Help: Shop With Shot@Life

As a Shot@Life Champion , I was proud to host at my home, with my fabulous co-host Amy Mascott of TeachMama, a Shot@Life awareness event. DC and Baltimore-area bloggers came …more

Just Dance 4: Turkey Day Workout, Holiday Family Fun

November 20, 2012 | in: GIFT GUIDE, holiday fun

Thank you to Ubisoft for sponsoring this post. Please click here to learn more about Ubisoft. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective. #UbiChamps …more

Holiday Cards 2012: Minted is Our Choice

October 17, 2012 | in: holiday fun, products I love, shopping

One of my favorite projects of the year is researching a holiday card company for our family holiday card. This year we have chosen Minted. Why We Love Minted Individuality: …more