Archives for 2014

Our 2014 Year in Review

This has been a CRAZY busy year. And while I tend to be a go-go-go type of individual, I wouldn’t mind if things slowed down a bit in 2015. As the new year approaches, I thought I would do a little recap of this past year. Here we go! January I decided to start digging […]

The Final Baby Dilemma Update

Oh my WOW! I can’t believe it! I was browsing through some old posts from last year and it dawned on me that it has been exactly a YEAR since I posted about our baby dilemma! A YEAR! Really?! Did that time really just go by? And so now the question you’re probably thinking is… […]

Our Christmas Recap 2014

This past week and a half has been packed FULL of so much Christmas goodness so I thought I would share some of the highlights below. We went to my parents’ house this year for Christmas, but before we left we made a trip to see the big guy in red. The kids were anticipating […]

Then and Now – A Picture 24 years later

For the past two years my sister and I have done a “Then and Now” photo for our Mom for Christmas. It is SO much fun trying to recreate a photo from the past and I highly recommend grabbing your sibling(s) and giving it a try! No matter the outcome, your parents will love it. […]

Merry Christmas, 2014!

Merry Christmas!!! We hope you are all having the best day possible and are keeping in your hearts the reason behind this most glorious day!

First Annual Holiday Scarf Exchange

Last week I hosted the first annual Holiday Scarf Exchange at our house and it was a blast! Our home was filled with sweets, drinks and a wonderful group of women sharing wonderful conversation and laughter. Below are some of the details I managed to capture before and after the event.  (Let’s pretend that Noel banner […]

Cranberry Bliss Bars

Last year I shared this Knockoff Cranberry Bliss Bar recipe with you and it’s just too good not to share again. Whip these little goodies up for Christmas morning and you will have some very happy tummies. And then you will eat one for lunch, after dinner and will wake up at 2am for one […]

Best in Show Decorated House Award 2014 (free printable)

As a child one of m y favorite Christmas traditions was driving around at night with the family in tow looking at the holiday decor around the neighborhood. Now that we have kids of our own, we have started this tradition as well and I look forward to it every year. This year is a […]

THREE days without kids and nowhere we HAVE to be looks like this…

Getting time to ourselves these days is a rarity. Our days are usually filled with maintaining our home, preparing meals, earning an income and “tendin’ to our chillins.” I so wish I was a southern gal.. Anyway, in short, our lives revolve around the wee ones in the home. It’s not a bad thing. And […]

Menu Planning Monday #5

Welcome to another week of planned-out meals! Here you will find our weekly menu along with the shopping list so that you don’t have to worry about it! I started doing this so that if I forgot my shopping list at home it can easily be accessed from my phone and so that I am […]