Create your own custom LEGO Minifigure Family holiday card

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of LEGO. All opinions are 100% mine. The holidays are upon us and no matter how much I try to enjoy this time of year, it's hard to. I decided to put away the work and have a little fun. Did you know that you can create your own custom LEGO Minifigure Family holiday card? I created mine in 3 eays steps, and was able to share it across all my social media channels. Growing up playing with my brother's LEGOS I never expected to be able to one … [Read more...]

How to easily prepare for the holiday season

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This is a sponsored post in partnership with Niche Parent Network. I am a Kmart SC Johnson blogger, though all opinions are my own. Want to know how to easily prepare for the holiday season? Well, I'll tell you; it's pretty easy.  The next time you are out at Kmart, be sure to stock up on Glade® and Ziploc® holiday collection products. This year’s Glade® Winter Collection features four limited editions fragrances: Sparkling Spruce, Apple Cinnamon Cheer, Pure Vanilla Joy, and Frosted Berry … [Read more...]

Happy holidays from my family to yours

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However you choose to celebrate during the holidays I hope you and your family are all enjoying each other during this fabulous time of year. Happy holidays from my family to yours. It's been a whirlwind of a year, and I mean that in a good way. I traveled so much this year,  finally made it to my first blogger conference, Niche Mommy, met some really amazing men and women along the way. I met new family members, stood beside my cousin on her wedding day, even hugged Mickey Mouse. I flew to … [Read more...]

Noise Girls Christmas with the First Ladies pinterest contest

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Welcome to the Noise Girls Christmas with the First Ladies Pinterest Contest where everything festive, pretty, and creative meets the First Ladies of the White House. From great ideas on home decor for the holidays to sweet treats to enjoy with family and friends, the First Ladies have a few amazing ideas on how to celebrate the holidays. Get ready to pin some amazing creations and bring the celebrations of the holidays at the White House to your home. From December 10th through December 24th … [Read more...]

Christmas with the First Ladies: Lady Bird’s Christmas Cranberry Salad Mold

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Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone it's time to concentrate on Christmas. Where exactly did this year go? I can't believe it's that time of year already. I was sent a copy of Christmas with the First Ladies: The White House Decorating Tradition from Jacqueline Kennedy To Michelle Obama.  I've really enjoyed reading this book and learning how so many First Ladies helped decorate the most famous house in America. After looking at all the different crafts and recipes I decided to try my hand … [Read more...]

Sunday Elfcapades

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Sunday Elfcapades. Quinn is really starting to feel at home. Look where J found him this morning. Can you say sugar high?! … [Read more...]

Elf Magic | Our new family tradition has started

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Elf Magic | Our New Family Tradition Has Started Elf Magic, our new family tradition has started. Now that my daughter is 4 I think it's finally time to start a great tradition that we can carry on for years to come. Did you know that Santa has Magic Elves that he sends to spend the holiday season looking over your kids. Quinn the Elf showed up last night after Jasmine sent her letter to Santa Clause. We put up our tree and decorated in hopes that Santa would indeed send a Magical Elf to … [Read more...]

Simply To Impress customizable invitations and announcements

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I recently got the opportunity to review some invitations and announcements from Simply to Impress. They offer hundreds of options for customizable birth announcements, children's birthday invitations, holiday cards and much more in a variety of sizes and paper styles. Among their many other features, they offer the ability to add photos and text to the insides and backs of cards, plus they have four envelope styles and return addressing. They ship their orders inside stunning gift boxes. My … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas EVE

Hi Everyone. I hope you all are ready for tomorrow, for those of you that celebrate. We are just about set. I can't wait for J to open her presents tomorrow morning. J is at that magical young age, she is beyond excited that Santa will be here tonight while she is sleeping. I love the innocence of this age. This will be her last Christmas as an only child, so we made it extra special for her. I haven't been on my blog very much in the last week. J got a stomach bug, and I've had horrible … [Read more...]