2015 ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas Movie Schedule with FREE Printable DVR Guide

Some of my favorite childhood Christmas memories involve watching my favorite Christmas movies. Year after year I watch the same ones–White Christmas, Frosty the Snowman, Charlie Brown’s Christmas, and more. Every year I wait in anticipation to find my favorites on the television. If you love to pop a bowl of popcorn and snuggle up […]

Reindeer Floats Christmas Snack

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc. All opinions are my own. #BrighTENtheSeason Some of my favorite holiday moments are the simplest things: watching the Christmas tree lights sparkle each night as we read bedtime stories, decorating gingerbread houses with friends, and singing by candlelight at […]

The Rainbow Fish Ornament: Perler Bead Craft

The Rainbow Fish is a simple story about a beautiful fish who learns to make friends by sharing his most prized possessions–his sparkly scales. While Rainbow Fish starts out prideful, he learns a lesson in giving and friendship. It’s one of my favorite books for talking about how to be a good friend and sharing. […]

5 Festive Christmas Treats

Let me be honest, one of my favorite parts of December are the festive Christmas treats and sweets. Some of my family’s deepest traditions include certain foods, or the experience of making them together. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve passed these traditions on to my kids, too. While we have our favorites, we are always […]

4 Christmas Countdown Ideas

Oh, December, how did you get here so fast? It’s time to start the “official” Christmas countdown, which my kids are happy about since they’ve been counting down since Halloween. Here are 4 Christmas Countdown Ideas that were included in last week’s link-up. Toilet Paper Roll Advent Calendar by Dabbling Momma Elf on the¬†Shelf Reads […]

Ultimate Guide to Christmas Crafts for Kids

When I was a little girl, the days before Christmas were full of crafts and baking projects. Now that I’m a mom, I’m trying to make the same memories with my boys. As I’ve been searching for crafts to go along with some of our favorite Christmas books, I’ve found a few gems that I […]

10 Easy Last Minute Advent Calendars

Are you hoping to add a little more fun and family time to your Christmas activities this year? Me too! I’ve been on the hunt for some quick and easy last minute Advent Calendars to help our family countdown to Christmas and I thought I would share… 10 Easy Last Minute Advent Calendars: 1.¬† Free […]