books that go along with the truth in the tinsel

We've been using The Truth in the Tinsel curriculum for a few years now, and each year I still find it a lovely and deep journey through the story of Jesus's birth. This year, I am looking to use The Truth in the Tinsel as an experience-rich homeschool curriculum for the week's leading up to Christmas… Read More ->

Sweet gift ideas for babies

gift ideas for babies feature

Our extended family will soon have two new babies added to the mix, as my sister is pregnant with TWINS! Wahoo! As she's setting up her registry and nursery, she's asked me a lot of questions about what's most important to get for the babies. There's definitely a lot of necessities, but then also there are… Read More ->

DIY Engraved Crayon Place Card Feature2

At the Toy Fair this past February, everything in the Crayola booth caught my eye. It was like a crafter's dream come true, but for kids! Particularly, I could not get enough of the Crayola Crayon Carver toy, so when Crayola asked me to share my ideas for using the Crayon Carver with you all… Read More ->

unique stocking stuffer ideas

Stuffing the stocking is a serious undertaking for our family - a tradition brought over by me and my family. For years, we've loved finding unique, fun, bizarre, laughable, and useful items to tuck into the stockings until they are full to bursting! So consider this your "stocking" - a post stuffed full of ideas… Read More ->