Roaming Reindeer: Our New Christmas Tradition

(Disclosure: We received a copy of the book for review but thoughts are my own.) My favorite holiday is Christmas. I love the extra family time and gift giving but one thing that really sets this holiday apart is all of the traditions that go along with it. From baking cookies to watching holiday movies … Read more

15 Christmas Themed Sensory Activities For Kids

We have one more week of school before the boys are out for Christmas break. Both boys get Occupational Therapy in school to help regulate their bodies so if I don’t have any sort of sensory activities planned for their two weeks off things will be really crazy at our house. Here are 15 of … Read more

10 Handprint & Footprint Christmas Crafts For Kids

I think handprint and footprint kid’s crafts are so adorable. Here are 10 of my favorite Christmas ones: Christmas Tree Footprints from House of Burke *** Reindeer Card with Handprint Antlers from The Craft Train *** Family Handprint Christmas Tree from Mama Smiles *** Footprint Snowman from Frogs, Snails and Puppy Dog Tails *** Hand … Read more

12 Christmas Tree Crafts & Activities For Kids

The holiday season is finally here! I’m so excited to share some great Christmas crafts and activities with you all in the next month. Today’s post has 12 Christmas tree crafts, activities, and even a snack for kids. Enjoy! *** Footprint Tree Craft from The Preschool Toolbox *** Christmas Tree Of Hearts from Blog Me … Read more

Snow Themed Crafts Kids Can Make

With all the snow we got recently I was inspired to gather a bunch of snow related crafts kids can make. {Click on the pictures to be taken to the posts they come from}: *** *** *** *** ***

10 Ideas For Christmas Morning Breakfast

One Christmas tradition I loved as I was growing up was having a big breakfast on Christmas morning. We used to open our stockings from Santa, have breakfast, and then it was finally time to open gifts. My dad used to make casseroles for breakfasts but now that I have my own family we need … Read more

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas…{15 Ideas For Christmas Eve Fun}

1) Enjoy hot cocoa as you drive around town and look at lights 2) Sing Christmas carols 3) Bake cookies and decorate them 4) Make ornaments for the tree 5) Watch a Christmas themed movie. Jacob and Lucas both love Caillou’s Holiday Movie. 6) Attend a Church service 7) Make Reindeer food {oatmeal mixed with … Read more

10 Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas

This week starts my least favorite Christmas “to do”…wrapping gifts. It’s just so time consuming since I have to make sure they look perfect and while I’m doing so I’m thinking of how they are just going to get torn open. I do some gift bags but I think unwrapping gifts is so fun for … Read more