christmas

Sounds of Nativity

Sounds of Nativity

Merry Christmas, friends! Christmas brings a lot of different associations with it. As we celebrate our Savior’s birth, many people think of cute Nativity scenes, a cozy manger, a “silent night.” But a few years ago it hit me – the reality wasn’t very cute […]

Fun and Easy Christmas Eve Traditions

Fun and Easy Christmas Eve Traditions

Christmas Eve is THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW!!!! I feel like it tiptoed up behind me and yelled “BOO!!!!” This month has rushed by in a blurry whirlwind of fun and not-so-fun mashed in all together like life so often does. My crazy busy work rush […]

Gournay Chicken Appetizer Recipe

Gournay Chicken Appetizer Recipe

This shop for Boursin® Garlic & Fine Herbs Cheese to make this delicious and easy Gournay Chicken Appetizer Recipe has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BoursinCheese #CollectiveBias Christmastime growing up was magical. It all started out on Christmas […]

How To Say Thank You To Police Officers This Holiday Season

How To Say Thank You To Police Officers This Holiday Season

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareTheHoliday #CollectiveBias The twinkling lights, the darling snowmen, the sweet music, the sparkle in your children’s eyes. There are so many things to love about this time of […]

Creamy M&M’S® Brownie Bites Recipe

Creamy M&M’S® Brownie Bites Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, MARS Incorporated. All opinions are mine alone. #BakeInTheFun #CollectiveBias The tree is up and decorated, Christmas music fills my office as I sit clicking away at the keyboard, and I’m currently in full–on […]

The Christmas Story

The Christmas Story

 A cherished tradition in our family is to read the Christmas Story aloud from the biblical passages on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. I pray that you will do this  today and reflect on the amazing, all inspiring gift of a Almighty God who sent […]

Edible DIY Christmas Craft — Santa’s Winter Village

Edible DIY Christmas Craft — Santa’s Winter Village

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HoneyMaidHouse #CollectiveBias Happy Week of Christmas! How on earth did that happen? This month has whirled by for us in a fun and crazy blur and I can […]

How To Make a Christmas Gift Budget Guide Spreadsheet

How To Make a Christmas Gift Budget Guide Spreadsheet

‘Tis the season–for spending! And while I hope that you find a bunch of awesome, splendid and fun things to purchase this year I also hope that you have and are sticking to a Christmas Gift Budget! For the past several years now I’ve used […]

The Perfect Gift For Him (That Hard To Buy for Guy)

The Perfect Gift For Him (That Hard To Buy for Guy)

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GiftingAMemory #CollectiveBias Not to toot my own horn… (don’t you just love it when statements start like that, you know the person is about to do whatever they […]

Simple Ways To Make Special Christmas Memories

Simple Ways To Make Special Christmas Memories

This shop for ice cream has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayMadeSimple #CollectiveBias I absolutely LOVE traditions and festive happenings this time of year!!! My favorites, however, are the ones that are simple enough to do […]