Dear Santa, Recycle My Toys

dear santa recycle toys

This season is truly a season of giving. While it is so fun for kids to receive fun Christmas toys, it can get overwhelming when it comes time for clean up. A fun way to teach your kids the joy of giving even more than receiving, is to have a “Dear Santa, Recycle My Toys” …continue reading

Christmas Pajamas for Toddlers


I just love Christmas pajamas! I love the colors and the whimsy. I have such memories of my kids with giant smiles on their faces on Christmas morning while wearing their Christmas pajamas! If you’re planning (like I am!) on some new pajamas for your kids this Christmas, you are in luck! Here are 10 …continue reading

Baby’s First Christmas Pajamas


Our Black Friday Christmas pajama adventure continues with some of the most adorable Baby’s First Christmas Pajamas! I don’t know about you, but I vividly remember snuggling with my babies while they were wearing Christmas jammies. I can remember rocking them and feeling their weight in my arms as they dozed in front of the …continue reading

Black Friday Cash Giveaway!


Would you like to win $400 in CASH?? Yes, that is four hundred dollars to help you with the holidays! Me and 30 of my blogging friends teamed up to give you a $400 Cash giveaway! You read that right! $400 of CASH for one lucky winner right before the holidays!! All you have to …continue reading

Christmas Pajama Ideas for the Whole Family


On of our Christmas traditions are matching Christmas pj’s for the family.  We receive them on Christmas Eve and wear them for pictures that night and of course in the morning. Christmasto me is all about family, togetherness and relaxation. I have to admit that Christmas mornings with young children in the house can be …continue reading

A Letter to Kids: Santa is Real


  There comes a time in every child’s life where they start to hear their friends saying that Santa isn’t real. This can be a very hard time for kids and for parents, too. Sometimes parents don’t know quite what to say. Well, I have a great solution! I have a wonderful letter for parents …continue reading

A Fun Way For Your Elf To Arrive From The North Pole

Special Delivery from the North Pole - mailing label

If you do the Elf on the Shelf or something similar, this would be a really cool and A Fun Way For Your Elf To Arrive From The North Pole to your home.  Use our North Pole mailing label on a box and put your elf inside. You could even put the box in the …continue reading

Free Printable Candy Sleighs with Gift Tags

free printable reindeer sleigh

Hi! I’m Annette from Tips From a Typical Mom and I’m so happy to be a part of  this years Christmas Wonderful right here on Design Dazzle! What’s better than a bunch of inexpensive, cute ideas for kids during Christmas time? Nothing, right? Today I’m sharing a FREE printable with you. Four different Candy Sleighs with …continue reading

All I Want for Christmas Wish Lists

Free Wish List printable

Wear, Need, Want, Read. This is such a great way to organize your kids’ Christmas Wish Lists! These printables are so cute and your kids will have so much fun filling them in. I put the lists on clipboards that were purchased at the thrift store. I spray painted them red to make them a …continue reading

Repurposed Headboard: Christmas Stocking Holder

Dear Santa, we've been good...repurposed stocking holder

Don’t have a fireplace with a mantle? Looking for a creative new way to display your cute stockings? I have got the perfect DIY project to make a fabulous Christmas Stocking Holder! Repurposing a headboard to be a stocking holder might sound pretty far-fetched, but the end result is fantastic. Your kids will love the …continue reading