#TwasTheStanley and Verizon FiOS

…Twas the Night Before Christmas and all through the… you remember the story! But do you know “Twas the Night Before Stanley”? Check out this 2.5 minute video of Stanley,the Gingerbread Man. Now imagine if you were watching this video on Verizon FiOS. That is seriously one of my biggest dreams – to have FiOS. Since […]

Forget the Bad Gifts with PickURGift

PickUrGift

This is a sponsored campaign with PickURGift and the Mums the Word Blogger Network. All opinions are my own. I love shopping for friends and family members and pride myself on giving great gifts. While I’m fairly good at it, it can be exhausting. Trying to keep track of what someone else would like can […]

Easy Last Minute Christmas Decorations

wineglass candle

 We have all been there, it’s the day before you have company for the holidays and you look around to find that there just isn’t enough Christmas cheer! So I have tried a few easy ideas for decorating with things you may already have around the house. Everyone has a fridge at their house and usually […]

Cheap & Easy Apothecary Jars

Cheap & Easy Apothecary Jars

     DIY Easy & Cheap Apothecary Jars I love the look of apothecary jars on my counter but they are so expensive! So I decided to make my own from dollar store items. I will show you how to do this fun and easy project with just a few dollars and a trip to your local […]

Christmas Crafting with Crayola

Christmas Crafting with Crayola

The Crayola product, gift card, information, and additional gift pack have been provided by Crayola. Christmas is all about family and finding new ways to celebrate and spend time together. This year why not bring Crayola into the mix and create some fun Christmas Crafts? That’s what we did and we had a blast! We […]

Sainsbury’s film sums up the spirit of Christmas

Sainsbury's film sums up the spirit of Christmas

When it comes near to the end of the year, there are celebrations to be had in many cultures all around the world. In our inclusive society, each one has its place and is respected, but the major focus for the majority is still the festival of Christmas. With so many traditions and images, so […]

Frugal Gift Ideas for Your Significant Other

Frugal Gift Ideas for Your Significant Other

The winter holiday season is upon us and even if you’re not big on shopping –especially on the day of madness known as Black Friday– you’ll likely want to get a little something for your significant other (SO). Rather than getting caught up in the consumerist spending frenzy this December, check out the following ways […]

The Christmas Web Tradition

Do you need a tradition that will spark the interest of your older kids? Something to keep them engaged on Christmas morning instead of complaining about a lack of sleep? Maybe it’s just about having done the same old thing for years and it’s time for a change. Here is the perfect new tradition for […]

Creating Memories with Kleenex: #SharetheSoft #CBias

Winter Wonderland Lit Up

My sons not exactly a crafty type child. He doesn’t get as excited as I do about creating handmade items; but he does enjoy tearing stuff up! Because of his love for destruction I had the perfect Christmas craft in mind.  My mom use to make the neatest Winter Wonderland centerpiece at Christmas time. My […]

40 Last Minute DIY Christmas Gifts

40 Last Minute DIY Christmas Gifts

Oh no! Only a few days left for Christmas shopping and you still have people to cross off your list! Your shopping time is limited and your bank account has dwindled buying all of those amazing gifts. The people you have yet to get gifts for are impossible to shop for. What do you do? Well, […]