Dollar Tree Poinsettia Decoration

Dollar Tree Poinsettia Decoration I love Poinsettia’s. I lost a baby shortly after the holidays and a friend filled my room with Poinsettia’s to cheer me up. Of course it didn’t work but they always remind my of my baby. Each Christmas I add more and more poinsettia’s to my collection of Christmas Decorations. Although […]

How we celebrate Christmas

How we celebrate Christmas I thought I would write a little about how we celebrate Christmas in our family. I grew up in a low income family but my parents always gave us big Christmases. Mom would pay a few bills late to make sure we had everything we wanted (on our reasonable lists) that […]

Northpole Movie and more by Hallmark

Northpole Movie and more by Hallmark I have said it before, Hallmark has the most AMAZING products for Christmas time. For over a decade we have loved the Hallmark movies on the Hallmark Channel. There are shows and movies that are appropriate for the whole family to enjoy. Hallmark also has Christmas movies. This year […]

Blueberry Shortbread Thumbprints

Blueberry Shortbread Thumbprints I can remember helping my grandma make thumbprint cookies as young child. Getting to smash each little ball was fun! I decided that a nice shortbread cookie would be good with some Blueberry jam baked into the centers. These are great year round but were created to go in my Christmas cookie […]

Winter Wonderland Gift Guide

Are you looking for some good reads for literary loved ones for Christmas? Pick yourself up a good read as well. Check out the Winter Wonderland Gift Guide from Literary Addicts for your book buying needs.Enter to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card or Paypal belowHoliday Children and Middle Grade Books   Young Adult BooksHistorical […]

Hallmark Santa and Bumble Itty Bitty Giveaway

Hallmark Santa and Bumble Itty Bitty Giveaway Hallmark and Rudolph the red nosed reindeer are a BIG part of Christmas. Who hasn’t seen Rudolph? We love getting hallmark ornaments to cherish the memories. One of my children’s favorite is a toddler stacking blocks. The bottom is a button you push and the blocks all fall […]

Hallmark, Rudolph, and the Holidays

Hallmark, Rudolph, and the Holidays Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without a Hallmark! During the Holiday season many people visit their local Hallmark store for their favorite ornament and the best card selections around. Growing up in the midwest everyone knew about Hallmark cards and ornaments! Hallmark, Rudolph and the Holidays go together as […]

Rudolph Interactive Story Buddy Giveaway

Rudolph Interactive Story Buddy Giveaway Hallmark is sponsoring a WONDERFUL giveaway of a Rudolph Interactive Story Buddy! This Rudolph stuffed character is as funny as he is adorable. Check out My World Simplified’s review of the story buddy HERE. Watch a video of him interacting HERE The Rudolph Interactive Story Buddy comes with a book. […]

FUN Christmas Printables

FUN Christmas Printables Looking for fun games at your upcoming Christmas party? Well I have the place for you to go Python Printables. Python Printable Games is amazing! They have other packages of printables too. I received my link to what seems like hundreds of games and activities. These are NOT just cheesy ones either. […]