Tag Archives | christmas

The-Jeweled-Tree2

A Jeweled Tree

The loss of my grandmother almost five years ago hit me hard.  Her home was the center of many family celebrations, milestones and Sunday brunches. She was a strong-willed woman, independent, very giving and the person who held the family together. Her loss has been felt tremendously these past few years, especially during the holidays. […]

Continue Reading 0
feature thin mint cookie recipe orlando moms blog morgan hugoboom (1)

Conquer This Year’s Holiday Cookie Exchange: Thin Mint Cookie Recipe

Step up your cookie game this holiday season with this thin mint cookie recipe. ‘Tis the season for office holiday parties, ugly sweater parties, cookies exchanges, and a million other potluck-style gatherings. But this year, why not try something different? No one waits all year for you to bring chocolate chip cookies, and no one […]

Continue Reading 0
Best-Family-Friendly-Holiday-Community-Service-Projects

Best Family Friendly Holiday Community Service Projects

Over the past year, my husband and I have realized that we may be missing the mark a bit with our parenting. Even though both of our kids are still young, the “give me’s” have been getting more and more intense. Can you relate? Every store we walk into they ask for new things. When […]

Continue Reading 1
Momtini

3 Non-alcoholic Beverages for the Holidays!

Perhaps you’re pregnant? Or maybe you are avoiding alcohol for health reasons? Well, being pregnant or choosing to abstain doesn’t mean your holiday party beverages have to be dull. Put a little sparkle into your next holiday party! 3 Non-alcoholic Beverages for the Holidays! 1. Coconut Key Lime Momtini What You’ll Need 3 ounces Simply Limeade […]

Continue Reading 0
remember-the-magic-of-christmas-lies-in-your-heart2

Remember the Magic of Christmas Lies in Your Heart

  Two years ago we eked through our last year believing in Santa. Our girls were in 5th grade and had turned 11 that November, and while they doubted Santa’s existence, they weren’t sure. I overheard them talking to each other Christmas week, “Let’s sleep on the couch on Christmas Eve because that way we’ll know.” They didn’t sleep on […]

Continue Reading 0
tis-the-season

‘Tis the Season…for Accidents

‘Tis the season…for accidents. If your holidays are anything like mine, you’ll agree that this time of year is an accident waiting to happen! Ladders are pulled from storage to hang twinkling lights, tempting breakable ornaments are hung from trees just inches away from our inquisitive toddlers, and a plethora of flickering candles scented of cinnamon apple permeates […]

Continue Reading 0
top-10

Top 10 Christmas Songs to Deck the Halls To

It’s that time of the year. We’ve eaten all of the Reese’s Cups within a 3 miles radius. There has been controversy regarding the design of the Starbucks cup. Black Friday ads have taken over our mail, radio, and TV. Turkey, stuffing, squash, and nogs of all sorts have taken over the grocery store aisles. Ladies, we […]

Continue Reading 6
rp_Tips-for-connecting.jpg

Tips for Connecting Generations

Put away the cell phones and electronics this holiday season to make a generation connection.  Consider spending some time discovering your family’s stories with your children. As family members are getting older, this is the perfect chance to capture their stories. Our parents, grandparents, and even great-grandparents have stories to share such as their first […]

Continue Reading 1
HTML Snippets Powered By : XYZScripts.com