I thought to myself, “How fun it is to hear Maple rhyming for days, reciting lines from The Grinch, as she plays.” Last Friday, she occupied herself in our playroom […]
The Tuesday before Thanksgiving is always a much anticipated day for me- The day of The Great Appleton Downtown Christmas Parade! This year’s experience, while not quite as comfortable as […]
We painted ornaments tonight. This is how the peaceful painting project began. This is how it ended. Merry Christmas. Recipe for super easy and fun salt dough ornaments: 1C salt […]
Last Friday was decorating day, the official start of the Christmas season at our place, and one of my favorite traditions. It was everything I hoped it’d be. Complete with… […]
Believe it or not, yet ANOTHER one of my Christmas wishes has come true. Two nights ago, my dear friend Cathy let me help set up her holiday store window […]
I was blessed with a bit of Christmas magic this past weekend. On a last minute whim, we decided to drive up north Friday night. During the two hour dark […]
Tonight I’m winding down with a hot cup of acorn squash soup and 2,773 photos of last year’s Christmas. I’m carefully skimming and editing them to have the best shots […]
If Christmas were a contest, (which it is definitely NOT), I’d be loosing to at least two friends of mine. Amy’s season of giving was well underway before Halloween. Her […]
While out shopping today, a friend of mine spotted this on an EMPLOYEES ONLY door. Looks like I’m not the only one counting down!
Christmas magic is in the air… On Fern’s one month birthday, what arrived in the mail? Her custom knit Christmas stocking from eBay of course!