1. More Important than Gifts

    It's December! It has already been a whirlwind so far at our house! The boys and I put up most of the decorations yesterday, and we're hoping to go buy…

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  2. Recommended Toys for Boys

    Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? I should have a lot more done than I do, especially considering I'm 33 weeks pregnant and starting to slow down fast, but…

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  3. DIY Gift Idea: Magnets Made from Glass Vase Filler Marbles

    We are back after taking a Thanksgiving break from blogging! I hope that all of you had a great holiday! Aidan and I made these magnets as a gift for…

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  4. Year End Scrapbook Activity

    We had a New Year's Eve party at home with the boys tonight! We fixed some family favorites - little smoked sausages baked in crescent rolls, green beans, cheese and…

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  5. Felt Star Christmas Ornaments

    Today we were supposed to go to a GI appointment for Owen, but he woke up with a fever, so we had to cancel the appointment. After the week we've…

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  6. Easy Christmas Ornaments to Make

    I made these ornaments when I was in kindergarten, and I still hang them on the tree every year! (I also have one from preschool - it's a styrofoam bell…

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  7. Advent Tree

    We are doing an advent tree (or Jesse tree as they are also called) this year at our house! Basically, an advent tree is a way for families to celebrate…

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  8. Frugal Christmas Shopping Update

    We had some Christmas shopping success this weekend! Thanks to all of you who commented on my last post about Christmas shopping! Several of you suggested flashlights. The boys were…

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