DIY Christmas Cards For That Personal Touch

I love making DIY Christmas cards each year. I have been making my own cards for the past 3 years and really enjoy it being so personable. However, I usually decide to make something that is fairly complicated with a lot of layers or accessories. This year I decided to make a more simple card, that […]

A Little Joy Even in the Darkest Times

Tis the season of joy and thanks. However, there are many who find the holidays to be very difficult. Let’s face it, life is tough. Many are facing financial problems, loss of a loved one, a broken relationship. Or, they may just find it difficult to find the holiday spirit. There is a lot of pressure this […]

Creative Holiday Inspirations with BIC #BICMerryMarking #MargaritaGreen

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. For the past several years, I have been making all my Christmas cards by hand. Grant it, there have been a couple of years that I did not get out nearly as many cards as I […]

Disney Frozen Soundtrack Available at Walmart

You know you have those phrases that you say and do not give it any thought? Well, apparently I say the phrase “Let It Go” quite often. However, I never noticed I even used this phrase until the movie Frozen, and the ever popular “Let It Go”, by Idina Menzel. You know how kids get […]

Frozen Themed Apparel And More At Walmart

Start thinking holidays, winter, Christmas, cold, freezing, Frozen! Bam. Yes, we are talking Christmas presents and Frozen specifically. For months after Frozen came out, my kids did nothing but sing the songs from that movie over and over and over again. Then, when we got the movie, their excitement was heightened that much more. Now […]

Early Holiday Shopping at Best Buy #GoProatBestBuy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I know, I know…it’s not even Halloween yet and here we are talking about Christmas. I get it, really I do! However, what if you had the opportunity to cross at […]

A Holiday Gift Guide from Restaurant.com and Giveaway

I received a Restaurant.com gift card for the purpose of this review. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. Can you believe Christmas is only 15 days away? Having Thanksgiving so late in the month is a real killer. We are so behind on everything this year. We have […]

Build LEGO Minifigure Holiday Cards for Free

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LEGO for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you have LEGO fans in your household? LEGO’s has always been a family favorite of ours. It truly allows children’s (and adult’s) imaginations to run wild. From princesses to super heroes, they have every type […]

Check Christmas Cards Off Your List with Cardstore #TopoftheMantel

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Cardstore. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. For the past couple of years I have had very high expectations of making my own Christmas cards and sending them out early. However, as with most things, life gets […]

Pre-Christmas Family Events

First of all MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!  I hope everyone is enjoying this special day.  I cannot believe today is Christmas.  All the work and planning that goes into this day and then 10 minutes of unwrapping and it’s done!  Not really done, but all that anticipation is finally over. Our Christmas celebration actually started on Friday. […]