Monthly Archives: December 2017


3 DIY Craft Ideas to Calm Down Your Kids

By | 2017-12-31T02:31:21+00:00 December 31st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

One of the most challenging parts of being a parent is the difference in energy levels between you and your kids. Of course you love it when the kids play and any time spent with them is precious but you just don't have the get-up-and-go to after a long day at work to chase them around [...]

Do You Know Where Your Time Is?

By | 2017-12-30T22:51:01+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We always say it in January: "I will buy that extra freezer on sale and fill it before Thanksgiving, so I am less stressed in the kitchen and have more time." "I will do all my holiday shopping and mailing in November this year; no more lines and parking lot fights, and this will same me [...]

Holiday Classics to Share With Your Family

By | 2017-12-08T20:52:51+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Sometimes we get so busy preparing the best holiday for our families that we can forget to spend time with them and share some of the classics.  No matter what we have planned, we need to spend time with those closest to us. Think back on your favorite childhood memories of the holidays, reading wonderful stories together, [...]

Wrapping in Unique Ways this Holiday!

By | 2017-12-08T20:54:31+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Gift wrapping is either your favorite part of the holidays or your least favorite; there doesn't seem to be much neutral ground. Whatever your feelings about gift wrapping, it needs to be done, and you can have fun while doing it. Make Wrapping a Family Affair Rather than shooing the kids out of the room while [...]

Treats to Make Ahead & Freeze for the Holidays

By | 2017-12-08T20:55:35+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

With the holiday season fast approaching, your To Do list is likely growing with every day that passes. Fortunately, there are plenty of things you can do before the holiday rush hits with a vengeance. By making these easy treats ahead of time, you can start preparing for the holiday season and ensure that you always [...]