Christmas Break

Christmas Tree

It’s that time of year when I take a few weeks off from blogging to re-group, brainstorm, and pray about what the next year will hold for this little corner of mine. The blog will be going on Christmas Break as of today. I’ll be having a few guest bloggers here with some really great content […]

Popsicle Stick Snowflakes {craft}

Popsicle Stick Snowflakes

Looking for a fun, easy craft that everyone can take part in this Christmas? This is the one that the kids love and requires little assistance from Mom. Aren’t those the best crafts? These popsicle stick snowflakes are the easiest! What You’ll Need: popsicle sticks paper plates glitter sequins/jewels hot glue gun elmer’s glue thread/string […]

Noonday Collection Winter 2014 Line {and a giveaway}

Noonday Collection Winter Line

The new Winter line from Noonday Collection is so great. Did you know this is their first winter ever to do a dedicated Winter line? How exciting! For all those who love Noonday like I do, you’re in for a treat. If you aren’t familiar with Noonday Collection and their products, you’re in for a […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Her {and a giveaway}

Holiday Gift Ideas for Her

It’s time for another Holiday Gift Guide. Last week, I shared with you some of my favorite items that I think would make great gifts if you’re wanting to buy fair trade. Today, I’m sharing a few of my favorite things that would make great gifts for HER. Whether you’re a guy looking for a […]

Wilderness at the Smokies Black Friday Deal {and a giveaway}

Wilderness at the Smokies Black Friday Deal

Wilderness at the Smokies is one of our favorite places to visit no matter what time of year it is. We always have such a good time at the resort and never want to leave when the trip is coming to a close. It’s one of those places you can hang out at the resort […]

Little Painted Polka Dots Personalized Ornaments {giveaway}

Little Painted Polka Dots Personalized Ornament

We love getting a new Christmas ornament each year. It’s a fun tradition to keep. It’s even more fun to go through all the ornaments from previous years. This year, we got our family ornament from Little Painted Polka Dots. Her personalized ornaments are just what I was looking for. There are so many different […]

2 Advent Books to go Through With Your Family

2 Advent Books to Go Through With Your Family

There are so many Advent books and devotionals out there. Like, so many. How do you know which one to try this year with your family? I’ve done lots and lots of research and have boiled it down to two different Advent devotionals. Both can be done as a family or a Mom with her […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Fair Trade Gifts That Give Back

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts That Give Back

I just love this time of year! The whole season has something so magical about it. This year, I’m buying gifts for family & friends that also helps an individual in developing communities and countries. Most of you by now have heard the term “Fair Trade” either from my blog or in passing somewhere else. […]

DaySpring’s *Early* Black Friday Sale Begins TODAY!

DaySpring Inspirational Glass Dome

I cannot believe that Black Friday is just a little over a week away! This year has flown by and the Holiday season is officially in full swing with Thanksgiving next week. DaySpring has officially begun celebrating and started their Black Friday Sale early! Yes, I’m so excited. I love pretty much everything that DaySpring […]

Gaylord Opryland A Country Christmas is Underway

Gaylord Opryland Christmas

Gaylord Opryland A Country Christmas  is officially underway, following a festive ceremony Thursday night to turn on the iconic hotel’s 2 million holiday lights for the season.   With acres of stunning decorations, dazzling shows and family-friendly activities, A Country Christmas at the 2,882-room resort has become a holiday destination for more than 1 million visitors […]