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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

{Written by: The Mama} Merry Christmas Everyone! We will be playing hookie from blogland until after the New Year. I have managed to swing a much-needed vacation away from work until January 2nd. I am spending as much of my free time taking in all the is so wonderful about the time of year. Baking, playing … Continue reading

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Cool Whip Spice Cake Cookies

Cool Whip Spice Cake Cookies

{Written by: The Mama} Allow me to introduce you to some of the easiest tastiest cookies you can make. I originally found the recipe here. I took these to our potluck at work and they received tons of praise. Ingredients: 1 Box Cake Mix – Any Flavor (I used Spice Cake) 2 Eggs 1 Container … Continue reading

Cookie Exchange Party

Cookie Exchange Party

{Written by: The Mrs.} About a week ago my good friend, Rhonda had a Cookie Exchange at her house. If you’ve never been to one of these then the next time someone invites you, GO! Lots of Fun!    The way her party was set up was we each made a single kind of cookie and … Continue reading

Play Day with Grandma

Play Day with Grandma

{Written by: The Mrs.} So last weekend I got to spend the day with my granddaughters. I planned a few holiday activities and we had us some fun.   One of the simplest things my 2 year old granddaughter,  Taylor, and I had fun with was Christmas cookies. I didn’t want to lose her attention with … Continue reading

Chocolate Kiss Pie Cookies

Chocolate Kiss Pie Cookies

{Written By: The Mrs.} Simplest cookie ever!   Ingredients: Chocolate kisses Frozen flat pie dough, thawed 1 Egg white whisked w/ 1 Tbsp. water Sugar Okay these cookies are so quick and easy. I saw them on Pinterest of course. Recipe from the Picky Palate.    All you do is lay out your pie dough, … Continue reading

OCD Christmas Lights

OCD Christmas Lights

{Written by: The Mrs.} My husband and I have been married for over 30 years and I am probably the only one who can truly appreciate his (as my daughter would put it) OCD tendencies. But boy, here is a time where they come in handy. He has created a system for hanging our Christmas … Continue reading

Christmas Lamp Makeover

Christmas Lamp Makeover

{Written by: The Mama} Our house is now in full Christmas spirit. All the decorations have been put out and instantly it makes me feel so blessed with the wonderful life I have, and keeps sparking the great Christmas memories of my childhood. My mom always went all out, something I plan on doing with … Continue reading

Santa Beard Advent

Santa Beard Advent

{Written by: The Mama} I am so proud of myself, I accomplished a craft this weekend. With Taylor being 2 1/2 this year she is finally starting to understand Christmas. I had to get an advent made or purchased stat! I came across this adorable Santa’s beard advent calendar at  Oopsey Daisy . I pulled out my craft … Continue reading