GIfts, Party, Recipes, Sweet, Uncategorized

Christmas Cookies 2018

Christmas Cookies_7 Easy Recipes for a Festive Cookie Platter

I have been busy the past week baking up a storm this week to have items to donate to the school bakesale, as well as cookies to gift to neighbours and treats for us to enjoy at home over the Christmas Holidays.

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GIfts, Recipes, Sweet, Uncategorized

Chocolate Candy Cane Pretzels

Chocolate Candy Cane Pretzels

I was not going to do neighbour gifts last year.  I had decided to try and simplify my gift giving and spend less, but then gifts of chocolate and baking all started slowly showing up at our door.  Naturally my husband asked what we were giving, so I had to scramble to come up with an easy and affordable last minute gift. Continue reading “Chocolate Candy Cane Pretzels”

Big Hands, Celebrations, Crafts, GIfts

DIY Christmas Lights Advent Countdown

DIY Christmas Lights Advent Countdown with Plastic Easter Eggs

Today I have a bit of a holiday mash-up with my DIY Christmas Lights Advent Calendar made from plastic Easter eggs!  With only a few extra craft supplies, you’ll be able to create this fun countdown for the holiday season.

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BY Air, Friday Favorites, GIfts, Gifts

Friday Favorites: Lug Nap Sac

Friday Favorites TitleMy kids are OBSESSED with their fuzzy blankets, and drag them everywhere throughout the house.  Because of this, I knew cozy blankets would be essential to pack both for the airplane and for a little extra comfort in the hotel room during our upcoming trip

Blankets and pillows can take up quite a bit of valuable suitcase or carry-on space so while trying to narrow down which of the kids blankets to bring, it occurred to me that I already had a great combo travel pillow and blanket in the plush, fuzzy fabric my kids love.

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GIfts, Uncategorized

Kit Kat Teacher’s Gift

Kit Kat Bar Teacher Gift

Teacher’s gifts are always a bit of a challenge.  You want something nice to express your gratitude, but you also want to know it is something that is going to get used and enjoyed. Continue reading “Kit Kat Teacher’s Gift”

Everyday Life, GIfts, Two Legged Fun

Lego Store VIP Program and FREE Monthly Mini Builds

Lego VIP Program_2 Ways to get FREE Lego

This week we visited the Lego Store and I am excited to share that we came out with a fun free mini build and brand new Lego Batman Movie set that cost us next to nothing.  Thanks to the Lego VIP program and monthly in-store events, there are two easy ways to get your hands on some FREE Lego at the Lego Store.

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Big Hands, Celebrations, Crafts, GIfts, Little Hands

DIY K-Cup Advent Calendar

DIY K-cup Advent Wreath

Somewhere between having 2 kids and becoming a stay at home mom, I became a coffee drinker.  I managed to make it through 4 years of university without touching a cup of coffee, but the sleepless nights with newborns and long days with toddlers quickly turned it into my preferred form of caffeine.

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