Thrill Your Kids-Capture a Photo of Santa In Your home!!


Thrill your kids this Christmas! Catch Santa in YOUR house! How will your kids doubt Santa when they see a picture of him in their very own home?!! This is such a cool idea and very easy to do. I uploaded images of my family room to the company’s website. I spent a few minutes …continue reading

Santa Sacks: Simplify Christmas With A Wonderful Family Tradition!


Santa has never left wrapped Christmas gifts in our home. Santa Sacks have been a tradition in my family for decades. What are Santa Sacks? They are reusable fabric drawstring gift sacks that are larger in size than a pillowcase. On Christmas Eve our kids leave their very own empty Santa Sack at the end …continue reading

Winner of Miche Bag Giveaway…..


Thank you everyone for entering the Miche Bag giveaway. Unfortunately, as you know we can only choose one winner (chosen by The lucky winner is……………………………..Lasgirl! Congratulations to Laura of you’ve won three Miche Bag purses (let us know which set). Wahooooooo! Please contact me within 3 days to claim your prize or else …continue reading

Easy To Make Christmas Gifts: Spiced Cider Mix and the Cider


Our family is giving Spiced Cider Mix with the apple cider as gifts this year.  I choose flannel fabric that was easy to work with. Ribbon and snowflakes make for a perfect closure and decoration for the cider package.  I’ve included a tutorial that shows how easy these are to make.  Many years ago we …continue reading

Free Printables: Santa Letters


Letters to Santa…. Free Printables: Santa Letters! Thanks to Amanda at Amanda Parker and Family for the adorable free letterhead to Santa. She also includes the special delivery label to the North Pole and a blank sheet to write a letter to Santa on Christmas Eve – we need to remind Santa about the cookies …continue reading

Christmas Fun Craft Ideas


Candy Trees from here. Christmas Fun Craft Ideas! Materials: Candy, marshmallows, poster board, glue gun, knife, cutting board, packing tape, yard stick For complete details check out Creating Really Awesome Free Things   Cute hat made of brown fleece and kids mittens. Target is a great place to purchase inexpensive kids knit mittens. Check here …continue reading

Make Your Own Edible Christmas Gift


Make your own holiday gifts with your family: and no, it’s not too early to get organized. We make Christmas gifts as a family. It’s a wonderful family tradition! Inside these cutely decorated packages are frozen cookie dough rolls. Who doesn’t like cookie dough? The idea behind this gift is… the recipient can eat the …continue reading

Snowman Soup: Free Label


Snowman soup is a kid-friendly gift to make for friends, neighbors, etc. What is Snowman Soup? It’s hot chocolate mix! These packages of Snowman Soup along with cookie dough rolls were given to our friends last year for Christmas. Most people enjoy a good cup of Snowman Soup and it’s also a yummy treat to …continue reading

Miche Bag – Giveaway – CLOSED!


I’m excited to share with you the fantastic idea behind Miche Bag. The Miche Bag presents a new line of designer hand bags like you never seen before! It’s chic, fun, stylish and it’s all the same bag. With the Miche Bag you can change the look of your handbag by simply changing the shell! …continue reading

Designing Table Backdrops


I would like to introduce our newest Design Dazzle Contributor Amy Oren of Blowout Party.  Amy likes to make parties fabulous and fun! Welcome Amy!! Gone are the days when you could just throw on a tablecloth, some food, and call it a party. Today’s dessert tables are all about details, design, and decor. Enter …continue reading