White Elephant Gift Exchange Poem

White Elephant Gift Exchange Poem

White elephant gifts are a popular activity at our family and friend Christmas parties.  The kids particularly like this activity because they get to walk away with a gift.  Part of the fun of the white elephant game is the range of emotions from disappointed, to competitive, to excited. There are many poems and versions… 

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Whimsical Colorful Christmas Printables

Bright & Colorful Christmas Printables

I made these colorful Christmas printables last year, but got busy and never posted them.  My cousin came to our family party last year and asked if I would share them, so I decided to get them up for others looking for  fun, whimsical Christmas decor. I love decorating with printables because you can change… 

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DIY Christmas Ornament Wreath Tutorial

DIY Christmas Ornament Wreath

I wasn’t planning on blogging about this project because – let’s be honest – when was the last time I blogged!   I have been getting into the Christmas mood and have most of the Christmas decor out. I have an area downstairs that is where i put all my colorful, whimsical Christmas decor.  I… 

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Elegant Frozen Birthday Party

Elegant Frozen Birthday Party

My daughter turned 4 at the end of October.  She, like many young girls, loves the Disney movie, Frozen.  About six months ago I was quite certain she would want a Minnie Mouse birthday party, but she chose to have a Frozen birthday party. We have been quite busy this fall.  Between a vacation to… 

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DIY Christmas Advent Calendar

DIY Advent Calendar

Last year I came across this adorable advent calendar from Twig and Thistle. We were already well into December and it was too late to make one. This year I’m bringing my ‘A’ game to Christmas and I knew I had to make one! I picked up a pack of Wilton 2″ favor tins months… 

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