With my sweet tooth, there aren’t many sweets that I don’t like. The holiday season is especially fun because there are so many sweets and treats all over the place. My mother in law makes the best homemade candy and it’s difficult to resist! I also love
I've always known it's important to be a good example to your kids, but I really underestimated my children. I look back now and wonder how different things would be if I had made some changes years ago.
While many families have a difficult time coordinating their busy schedules, it’s more important than ever to make time for family bonding. At least once a week, pencil in a time free from sports, after-school activities, socialising with friends and work
One of my favorite things about the holiday season are all of the goodies that seem to be lying around wherever I go! From my mother-in-law’s amazing homemade candy to cookies everywhere I turn, it’s hard to resist my sweet tooth. Many of my friends parti
Oh my yumminess is what you will be saying when you pop Chocolate Dipped Clementines in your mouth! The juiciness of the Clementines paired with milk chocolate is an explosion of fruity goodness in your mouth. Even better, it’s a treat the kiddos will lov
Have a couple of kids’ sweaters lying around? Or maybe you have a few that have holes in them that you don’t want to donate, but also can’t wear. Try turning them into stockings that look great on your mantle. All you need is the sweater (or a few), needl
Christmas trees are one of the most popular decorations that homeowners choose to put up during the holiday season. These trees give your home a more festive feel, and there’s simply nothing like waking up to presents under the tree on Christmas morning.
The “Cookie in a Jar” craze has many people making these sweet treats as thoughtful Christmas gifts, but what if you have a person on your list that has an allergy to gluten? Obviously, a traditional cookie in a jar recipe won’t do, but there are many com
It’s that time of year again! Time for holiday crafting for the Christmas season. This DIY Ice Crystal Candle Holder is an awesome craft and decoration that is fun to create! You can even get the kids involved.
Hey folks! It's officially winter here in Michigan (kind of) which means it's time to bust out the Hot Chocolate recipes! I've compiled a list of 25 deliciously sweet recipes - I've included hot cocoa mix recipes too, just in case you'd like to give the g
I took the plunge and wrote a very long and elaborate letter to several people I had been arguing with and did something that felt both liberating and terrifying. I asked them for their forgiveness. I just put my heart and all my feelings out there– unsur
Welcome to week 2 of 25 Winter and Christmas Crafts for Kids! All month long I am sharing 7 crafts each week with pictures, supply lists and directions that you can create with your little one. If you are just joining this mini-series please check out
In my books, there are two hostess gifts that are always acceptable: wine and chocolate. Where recipients might be less than enthused about homemade wine, homemade chocolates are a different story altogether. Chocolate truffles are a decadent and impressi
The holiday season is finally here! I’m so excited to share some great Christmas crafts and activities with you all in the next month. Today’s post has 12 Christmas tree crafts, activities, and even a snack for kids. Enjoy!