Tag Archives: Christmas

Cookie Cutter Shaped Pancakes

So, this is new to me, so I wanted to share it. My daughter LOVES making pancakes. She’s four years old and I let her put in all the ingredients…

Give Your Presence, Not Your Presents

Give Your Presence, Not Your Presents! I liked the Dear Abby suggestion in this morning’s newspaper about what to give to older parents when looking for gift suggestions.  A woman,…

Toilet Paper Roll Reindeer

The other day, I had a random playdate with a couple of my best friend’s daughters. When they come to spend time with me, we always do a craft together. …

Rice Dressing for Thanksgiving

Rice Dressing for Thanksgiving! I KNOW this sounds crazy, right!  Almost un-American to deviate from the staple bread dressing we all know and love!  I grew up eating rice dressing…

Homemade Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without homemade cranberry sauce! Basic ingredients:  sweetener, fresh cranberries, orange juice. There are many different variations of cranberry sauce recipes and all are good.  I use a…

Paper Towel Roll Napkin Rings

My daughter’s Valentine party is tomorrow at her preschool and I was assigned to bring 12 napkins. How boring is that? I decided that I couldn’t just bring napkins. I…

Holiday Homecomings for Our Troops

Holiday Homecomings for Our Troops is written by Guest author Tiffany Pham With the holidays here, please take a moment to think about the military service men and woman that…

Preschool Christmas Party

Ah! They just grow up so fast, don’t they? I can’t believe my little one has finished her first half of preschool.  Yesterday was her last day and Preschool Christmas…

DIY Apple Print Gift Tags

My daughter and I decided to make some fun homemade gift tags this year for Christmas last weekend when she asked her usual, “Mommy let’s make a craft.” These tags…

Eco-Friendly Greenware Holiday Gift Idea

Greenware® cold drink cups, our sponsor today, are now available online at AbesMarket.com. They are available in five stylish prints, including three holiday prints just in time for the season!…