Nesting

December 26th. Something about Christmas being over makes me really want to organize. Toys have taken over the house, dishes overflowing onto the counters from the sink, and I begin […]

Blogmas Day 25

Merry Christmas! Today was a wonderful day! I knew if I didn’t wake up before Pickle he would probably start opening stuff on his own. Though we told him the […]

Blogmas Day 24

It is Christmas eve! That means Santa comes tonight! I am always so excited to see the kid’s faces when they see what is under the tree. Yes I am […]

Blogmas Day 23

Only two days left until Christmas! For some people the holidays are a gloomy time. There are a multitude of reasons why someone would associate the holidays with being depressed. […]

Blogmas Day 22

3 days until Christmas, can you believe it!? I am excited, but also sad at the same time because once it is over then that’s it. We are pretty much […]

Blogmas Day 21

Christmas is that time of year when we focus less on ourselves and more on the people we love. While I am all for that, we still need to take […]

Blogmas Day 20

Every year during the Christmas season, we watch a lot of Christmas movies and read a lot of Christmas books. Last year I did a Christmas movie post, which you […]

Blogmas Day 19

A couple of weekends ago we attended my husband’s work safety/Christmas party. Every year Santa and Mrs. Claus make an appearance to take pictures, talk to the kids, and hand […]

Blogmas Day 18

Well, here I am, still sick with this nasty cold virus. Having low energy makes it hard to want to do anything “fun”. However, I was determined to make the […]

Blogmas Day 17

During the Christmas season you tend to see a lot of gingerbread and mint flavored things. I am not a fan of either, though gingerbread is more tolerable than mint. […]

Blogmas Day 16

Here I am again, battling yet another cold virus. I don’t ever remember getting this sick as often as a stay at home mom. Add in Pickle starting public school […]

Blogmas Day 15

Isn’t it weird how a memory can randomly find you, triggered by something. It happened to me when I was on my way to work last night. I was at […]

Blogmas Day 14

“O Christmas tree o Christmas tree how lovely are your branches.” What they say about having young kids and Christmas trees is true. Christmas trees are like magnets for little […]

Blogmas Day 13

As I am laying here watching The Grinch, for the 647th time, I was thinking how cool it would be to visit a place like Whoville during Christmas time. Then […]

Blogmas Day 12

Not everyone does everything the same. More specifically, I am referring to how people do, or don’t, participate in the tradition of Santa. Growing up, Santa always brought us many […]

Blogmas Day 11

Typically I spend a lot of time in the kitchen during the month of December. Something about Christmas puts me in a baking mood. I would make cookies, breads, cakes, […]

Blogmas Day 10

I think for many people Christmas involves a large dinner surrounded by family and/or friends. My Christmas always involved a huge smorgasbord of food, typically at my grandparent’s house (before […]