To stuff your (man’s) stocking

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I absolutely love Marta's idea for grocery store stocking stuffers. So I thought I'd give you my version. Although I have loads of ideas of what I'd like (ahem), chances are, you won't need items for your own stocking. But maybe for your man. Am I right?Today I am also guest posting at Tip Junkie-sharing my top 10 favorite Christmas moviesplus a perfect movie watching … [Read more...]

Advent-like Holiday Traditions

Yesterday I highlighted advents. Today I want to share a couple of different kind of inexpensive advent-type ideas you can do as a family. You can easily do these today and start a new tradition.savoring the details' Christmas tradition:Gift wrap 25 Christmas books andopen a book each night to read as a family.She shares specific book titles here.Print 25 stories and compile … [Read more...]

The key to being organized

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If you are my mom or sister, please don't laugh.This post is meant to help people (like me) out.My blog hopping landed me on several postswith a common theme: organization.I think someone is trying to tell me something.Something like: GET ORGANIZED.Here are the posts that I loved and will (attempt to) use:*Erin's organization tips at No Biggie*31 days to a less messy nest from … [Read more...]

Aloha!

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The 5 of us at a cave in Hanalei, KauaiSo I made it here and it is BEAUTIFUL! **The traveling with #1 went over well- he didn't love going up or coming down (no shock there) but he was probably the best of the 3 while in the air. I didn't have to use my cards and all the stuff we brought for him seemed to work. ****The hotel is amazing and my kids are in heaven. And I DO have … [Read more...]

Labeled

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Ahhhh...organization...one of my biggest downfalls. I try. And I try. And I try. Somehow I never seem to be caught up. Please tell me I'm not the only one!Anyway, here are some of the greatest label posts I've found in an attempt to organize:Just Something I Made's Organizing LabelsGrace Violet's craft organization(she used Cathe's labels ;)The Project Girl-CanistersCloset … [Read more...]