Effortless Holiday Decorating Ideas You’ll Love for the Family Room

Welcome friends to my family room as I share effortless holiday decorating ideas with you! After many months of hard work creating our basement family room, we are so excited to actually celebrate the holidays in this space. So much so, that my eight year old placed a note for Santa upstairs to let him know that Christmas would be in the basement this year. Isn't that the cutest thing ever! As you can see we are excited to celebrate Christmas in our new family room! Certainly with all of the hustle and bustle it can be hard to find time…


How To Make Stunning DIY Glitter Ornaments The Easy Way: Step by Step Guide

Share on pinterest Pinterest Share on facebook Facebook Share on email Email Shiny sparkly glitter ornaments are so beautiful!Creating DIY glitter ornaments is nothing new.In fact, there are many ways to make them.So, this year we decided to make some and share our easy step by step process with you!You may also like these easy DIY personalized ornaments. IN THIS POST Common Questions How do you make glitter stick to the inside of an ornament? What glue do you use to make glitter ornaments? Can you use clear Elmer's glue for glitter ornaments? Can you use Mod Podge for glitter ornaments?…


How to Make a Quick & Easy Christmas Countdown Advent Calendar

Christmas is just around the corner, and if you're like me, you probably still have a few things to do before it's time to deck the halls. One thing that can really help get you in the Christmas spirit is an Advent calendar. We've put together a quick and easy Christmas Service Advent Calendar that can be made in 30 minutes! Certainly this time of the year life can get hectic and demanding, but this project is is so simple you can have it done in no time at all. Just follow these simple steps and you'll have a festive countdown…

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Easy Cookie Recipe That Everyone Will Love.

Easy Cookie Recipe That Everyone Will Love

Do you have special recipes that you love to make for Christmas? Without a doubt, I have a long list of recipes that I love to make during the holidays. In fact, it just wouldn’t be Christmas for me without making them. One of these is an easy cookie recipe from my grandma. Her Nugget cookies recipe has been loved in our family for more than 60 years. Not only is it so delicious, but it's super easy to make.For the most part, the recipes I love to make at Christmas originate from my grandma. She was an amazing cook and…


How To Make Eggnog without Eggs | Homemade Eggnog Recipe

Share on pinterest Pinterest Share on facebook Facebook Share on email Email HOW TO MAKE EGGNOG WITHOUT EGGS | Homemade Eggnog RecipeThere's no doubt the Christmas season is full of traditions and family gatherings. Perhaps your family has a favorite dish you look forward to having just once a year. No matter what your family traditions are, or what dishes you look forward to having, it's safe to say we all know Eggnog as a seasonal drink.This seasonal favorite will start to line the shelves in the dairy section from Fall till the end of the year. But have you ever wondered,…


Irresistibly the Best Christmas Movie Night Ideas at Home you’ll Love

Have you been swept away in the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season? Are you in need of a fun and relaxing night with your family? Cozy up this Christmas season for the best movie night ideas at home!Clearly, one of the best ways to unwind after a busy work day and running errands is to watch a classic Christmas favorite with the ones you love!Not much is needed for a fun movie night at home, but if you're going for an epic cinema experience, you may just want to incorporate some of these ideas.So, how do you make a…


How To Flock a Tree that will Last

HOW TO FLOCK A TREE THAT WILL LAST Have you ever wanted to have a flocked tree in your home for Christmas but just couldn't swallow the cost? Well, last year we tackled the project of flocking a tree ourselves. We learned a few tips and tricks along the way, so we thought we'd give it a go again this year and share how to flock a tree with you today! It really is much more simple than you may expect! It's very affordable and doesn't take much time at all...30 minutes tops (plus drying time). https://youtu.be/xYlKwFaRP3Q Supplies Needed Again flocking…


The Best Ideas for Christmas Tree Decorating with Unique Elements

The Best Ideas for Christmas Tree Decorating with Unique ElementsWhen it comes to Christmas decorations the most important by far is the Christmas tree! Can you even image Christmas without a tree?Continuing on with our warm and cozy traditional Christmas theme this year, we will be incorporating similar cozy elements to the tree.You may have wondered "What is the best way to decorate a Christmas tree?" or "How do you make a beautiful Christmas tree?"Not only will we share our tips on how to decorate a Christmas tree, but we'll share what colors are trending for Christmas 2020! IN THIS POST…

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Christmas Gift Ideas Women will Love

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for our loved ones can be challenging. We may find ourselves asking questions similar to these: Will they like it? Do they really want it? Will they use it?I find it especially difficult to shop for our parents. Not because we don't know them or their interests well enough. No, because I have this thought distortion that they already have everything that they want, or at least they have the funds to go get whatever it is they want.So if you find yourself struggling with these same thoughts year after year, take a look at this…

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Traditional Christmas Decorations for a Cozy Home

Traditional Christmas Decorations to Create a Cozy Home Family traditions have always been a big part of our lives. Many have been around as far back as I can remember as a small child. It's in these traditions that we long for familiarity and quality time spent strengthening family relationships. They even provide a sense of identity. Creating a home where children feel valued, safe and loved is more important than ever in our world today. Clearly, family traditions are an integral way to celebrate life and the love that binds a family together. Traditions give us a sense of belonging…