Give your children a special treat this Christmas with this Santa Claus video maker.

portable north pole

This post is sponsored, all opinions are my own. We are always looking for creative ways to make Christmas a memorable experience.  Portable North Pole is going to help us out this year with its Santa Claus Video Maker, well that is what I call it anyway.  It is video we can customize so it looks… 

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Our First Year with Reggie {Elf on the Shelf Ideas}


For the past couple years I have been enjoying watching everyone specially Nicole from HelpMamaRemote share their “Elf on The Shelf” antics. So this year I finally got one for us. While the kids are a little slow to catch on, I am having fun seeing him in the precarious places that he ends up… 

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Kickstarting Christmas with DIY Décor Written by Caroline Casetti

Christmas Cookies

As a stay-at-home mother of one (two if you count the hubby), I really enjoy taking the time to get into the holiday spirit. For me, there’s just nothing better than waking up to a winter wonderland complete with hot cocoa, marshmallows, and wonderful Christmas decorations. Because I’m a bargain hunter and a sucker for a good deal, I usually buy… 

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How Much do we Spend Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day #infographic

St Patricks Spending

How Much do we Spend Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day … I never really thought about how much green I really put into St. Patrick’s Day, but as a parent or teacher it is just way too much fun being green.  Here is a little infographic showing just how much we spend on tomorrows holiday.  … 

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My Crafty Valentine’s Cricut Giveaway


My Crafty Valentine’s Cricut Giveaway… Tis’ the season for red, pink and white doilies in the young house.  I know many have more advanced skills then that so we are giving away a Cricut Mini for your crafting pleasures. What can the Mini do? cut images and fonts on cardstock, vinyl, vellum, fabric, chipboard, and… 

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Martin Luther King Jr Day to a six year old

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

My daughter gets in the car with her Daddy and begins to tell him about what she has learned. She has been learning about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. My Ballerina:  Daddy we are learning about Martin Luther King Jr in class Daddy:  Oh really honey, what have you learned. Ballerina:  He was born in… 

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Camo Birthday Cake on his New Year’s Birthday

We celebrated my son’s 10th Birthday on New Year’s Eve. It is interesting to celebrate so soon after Christmas and on a Holiday. While Christmas shopping we still have to consider what to get my son for his birthday.Again this year he chose the camo theme. I painted the kids faces and had shades of… 

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