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Let it Snow Borax Snowman Craft with Free Printable

Looking for a fun winter craft? This can also be a bit of a science experiment if you wish to go that route with your kids. I love how this snowman looks like it’s frozen like an isicle. It really brings in the winter outside. Being winter is my 2nd favorite season (with fall as… Read More »

DIY Snowman Button Art

I love doing crafts with my kids. I went through a crafting stage where I was addicted. I think I needed an outlet from having 3 kids something i could do away from them. Add tot he fact I wanted to decorate the hosue on a budget I got it in my head I would… Read More »

Budget-Friendly Gifts for Your Guy this Christmas

The holiday season can be the most wonderful time of the year, but it can also unfortunately be the costliest. We’re getting down to the wire, and if you haven’t secured a gift for the special guy in your life, you might be starting to sweat—well, ladies, worry no longer. Showing your fella how much… Read More »

Huge List of 75 Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Elf on the Shelf has become a loved tradition in our family. My kids wake up every morning between Thanksgiving and Christmas look for ‘Mater’ Out elf. Yes he’s named after the tow truck in the Disney Cars movie. Even this year now that we are in the RV and he has limited space to… Read More »

25 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for $1 or Less

Stocking stuffers don’t have to cost an arm and a leg. These are just fun trinkets and really get over shadowed by candy at least as far as kids are concerned. So don’t spend a ton of money on them. Here are 25 items that cost $1 or less, #25 was always my favorite! Many… Read More »

Elf on the Shelf Ideas: Snack Break

 Elf on the Shelf Ideas: Snack Break With the Holidays coming up.  Many of us are continuing the Elf on the Shelf tradition, some of us are starting the tradition. Either way we are always looking for new ideas to keep things fun and interesting! Our family elf is called Mater. Yes, after the Cars Movie… Read More »

Triple Your Cash Back this Holiday Season

Most of us have some sort of cash back rewards on our credit or debit cards. Every time we use them, we get a percentage back in the form of cash or redeemable points that we can save in our rainy day fund, or use to splurge guilt-free, depending on your personality. But you may… Read More »

Rice Krispie Treat Presents

In this recipe I used the store bought Rice Krispie Treats, they are easy to toss together in a time crunch and made for great pictures 😉 But you can also make your own to change up the flavors as well. You can also make your own treats and dye them to you have red… Read More »

How to Maximize Your Money with Post-Holiday Sales

Some of the best deals in December come on the week following Christmas Day. The post-holiday sales are designed to get the extra inventory of holiday toys, gift ideas, and baking goods out of retail stores. How to Maximize Your Money with Post-Holiday Sales Read on to find out how you can get the most for… Read More »

ABC Family’s 2015 25 Days of Christmas TV Schedule

It’s no secret I LOVE Christmas. I have so many great Christmas memories. Memories of decorating a Christmas tree, gooing to look at lights and eating out on Christmas Eve. Memories of opening gifts and being so impatient because I didn’t want lunch or dinner I wanted to play with what I got. The year… Read More »