Get Organized Annual Clearance Sale

Post updated with coupon codes for more savings! If one of your resolutions for 2012 is to get your home in order, my favorite organizing store is having it's once per year clearance sale. I learned the hard way a couple of years ago that these really, truly are the...

Christmas Eve Ideas

What do you do on Christmas Eve? Here are two things our family has done for years and years. Christmas Tree French Toast Every Christmas Eve morning, we have this special, festive breakfast. (On Christmas morning we have an enormous cinnamon roll wreath/candy cane...

Great December Ideas

With Christmas quickly approaching, I wanted to point you to some fun, family things you can do this month that I've written about in the past. Enjoy! Christmas Eve Nativity Pageant Yes, we'll be doing this again on Christmas Eve. Although we're considering a...

Holiday Eyeglasses

This post brought to you by Zenni Optical. All opinions are 100% mine. I've told you before about the selection of cheap eyeglasses offered by Zennin Optical. I'm all for great products at great prices, so this is right up my alley. But I didn't realize they offer...

The Beauty of Christmas

I recently introduced Grasshopper, age 6, to a favorite Christmas video from my childhood—A Charlie Brown Christmas. In that video, a depressed Charlie Brown is given the assignment to obtain and decorate a Christmas tree for the children's Christmas play. But the...