12 Days of Christmas Carol

The 12 Days of Christmas at Dallas Arboretum

I recently attended a media preview of the 12 Days of Christmas exhibit at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden.  They had three of the gazebos open for us to view and photograph. The Christmas carolers were singing beautifully which made the event even more festive. Fun Fact: The carol 12 Days of Christmas evolved for over two centuries before being published in 1780 in England.  Frederic … [Read More...]

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The Adventure of a Christmas Tree

Over the weekend I felt like we were stuck in a Christmas movie.  The kind of movie where the family tried to setup their Christmas tree but kept running into problems.  The problems led them to drive around town on a mission to find a tree which led to stress yet finally ended with blessings. Our Christmas story went something like this... We originally planned to spend Saturday morning at … [Read More...]

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Frozen themed snowflake cookie recipe

Easy Snowflake Sugar Cookie

Whether you are baking for the holiday family get together, your child's school party or to give to your neighbors - these delicious snowflake sugar cookies will be a hit this winter!  Easy to make yet beautiful to serve. Supplies and Ingredients: sugar cookies cut and baked into snowflake shapes 1 batch of white royal icing 1 piping bag fitted with a #2 round … [Read More...]

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Mickey Mouse Christmas Ornament

Mickey Mouse Christmas Ornament

If you love all things Mickey Mouse, you will love this easy to create Mickey Mouse holiday ornament. With just three bulbs you can create the famous profile of Mickey, perfect for hanging on your tree or gifting to a Disney fanatic in your life. Plus it’s super easy to make with the kids! Take […]

Salvation Army Angel Tree

The Adventure of a Christmas Tree

Over the weekend I felt like we were stuck in a Christmas movie.  The kind of movie where the family tried to setup their Christmas tree but kept running into problems.  The problems led them to drive around town on a mission to find a tree which led to stress yet finally ended with blessings. […]

12 Days of Christmas Carol

The 12 Days of Christmas at Dallas Arboretum

I recently attended a media preview of the 12 Days of Christmas exhibit at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden.  They had three of the gazebos open for us to view and photograph. The Christmas carolers were singing beautifully which made the event even more festive. Fun Fact: The carol 12 Days of Christmas evolved for […]

DIY Peppermint Star Christmas Ornament

DIY Peppermint Star Christmas Ornament

With just a bag of peppermint sticks from your local dollar store, you can craft your own peppermint star ornament that is perfect for your holiday tree. It takes a few steps to assemble your peppermint star, but once you make one you will be in the spirit to make more! Take a peek below […]

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Breakfast – A Thanksgiving Day Tradition

*This post is brought to you by Goldrich.   Our family always gathered together for Thanksgiving Day to have a large feast at my grandmother’s home.  It would be scheduled for everyone to arrive at noon, however with late arrivals and last minute prepping such as heating the rolls, we would not eat until closer […]