Monthly Archives:December 2016

  • Workout Wear

    Hello 2017...I see you creeping in here!  This time of year is perfect for reflection and goal setting as a fresh, new year is upon us!  I always make some resolutions to live healthier....exercise

  • Cranberry Moscow Mule

    I hope your holiday was FULL of happy!  My four year old is to the age where everything about Christmas is exciting and magical, and that made this year SO fun!  As we head into a New Year this

  • Merry Christmas from the Crisps

    Christmas cards are probably my very favorite happy mail! I LOVE seeing the faces of families I love so much, but don't you sometimes wish they came with a disclaimer? This pic on the card is

  • The Birthday Party Project

    As we head into the biggest birthday party of the year this weekend, it seems like the perfect time to talk about The Birthday Party Project.  I want to introduce you to my dear friend

  • Tasty Tuesday: Christmas Morning

    It's less than a week until Christmas and my girlfriend Heather and I are kicking off a brand new blog series called Tasty Tuesday!  I pretty much feel like this: So, every third Tuesday of the

  • 25 Elf On The Shelf Ideas

    One week until Christmas!! Can you believe it?  I know there are many seasoned "Elfers" out there, but this was the first year we did Elf on the Shelf at our house.  To be honest, I have always

  • Breakfast Bake: 2 ways

    Saturday morning breakfast is one of my favorite times all week!  My hubby is home with us and we can eat, giggle and make messes with the boys.  This blueberry bake is one that I have made

  • Holiday Home

    Come on in!  Let me grab you a cup of coffee...I'm on my second (ok, ok third)!  "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" is probably playing in the background because my boys ask to watch it on repeat. 

  • Making Spirits Bright

    "Maybe Christmas perhaps, means a little bit more." -The Grinch The Christmas season is in FULL swing....Christmas music in every store, twinkling lights, busy shoppers and a calendar that is

  • Tuesday Transformations: Kitchen

    Today's Tuesday Transformation is about my kitchen!  8 years ago when we decided to get out of the rent race my husband was traveling a lot for work.   We decided not to renew our lease on our

  • Gift Ideas for Kids

    Happy December!  The Christmas season is officially upon us, and it truly is the most wonderful time of the year!  At this point you overachievers are done with your Christmas shopping, your gifts