Fabulous, reasonably priced coats to wear this (and every) winter.

10 Coats to bundle up in this Winter

My winter coat is falling apart at the seams. Literally. Thankfully it’s just the lining so I can hide it pretty well if I am very strategic about how I take my coat off without anyone seeing the inside. I’ve worn the heck out of this coat and despite it’s diminishing state, I am resistant to replace it…

If you're looking for great kids games or need some winter boredom busters, you and your family will love these 30 awesome Christmas games for kids!

30 Awesome Christmas Games for Kids

Whether you’re hosting your child’s classroom party, having your family over for the holidays or just looking for some winter boredom busters, you and your family will love these 30 awesome Christmas games for kids of all ages! 1. Snowman Slam by Growing a Jeweled Rose 2. Punch-a-Present Gift Idea by The Craft Patch 3.…

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Christmas Crafts for Kids

The whole family will be in on the fun this season when you make these Christmas Crafts for Kids! Handprint art isn’t just for Thanksgiving. Take a look at this Handprint Santa and four other fun crafts. Or try this Footprint Reindeer Trees made of buttons A collection of 8 easy crafts kids can make…

Having young kids while trying to sell a home doesn't have to be a challenge! These six simple tips on showing your home to sell will help ease the stress!

Simple Tips for Showing Your Home To Sell

Our house is currently on the market, which means our house has to be ‘show ready’ within ONE hour at all times. If you have young kids, you know how easy it is to keep a house clean with a toddler. My son, G, will be turning two in March. I honestly think having a…

Looking for apparel to don this holiday season? We have two versatile and festive holiday party outfit ideas for you!

Holiday Party Outfits

I love getting dressed up, particularly since I left the workforce and now wear jeans and comfy clothes most days (not complaining!) The holidays are my favorite time of year to dress up – it’s the perfect time to go all-out with sequins, glitter, patterns, textures, and cozy accessories. Here are a couple of festive outfits I would…

15 super cozy, stylish knitting projects to keep you warm and busy this winter. #10 is my favorite!

15 Knitting Projects to do this Winter

Knitting is a perfect hobby for winter. You don’t have to leave your couch. You can stay under a blanket. And you can watch a movie at the same time. It’s a hobby I love but often forget. Not this winter! Here are projects I have in mind, and (bonus!) most of them are free patterns. Knitting…

Must-read winter skin care tips that will put an END to dry skin! Such great advice!

Winter Skin Care Tips to Combat Dry Skin

Winter weather can cause a variety of problems with our skin – from the sometimes serious (like frost bite, infections and nosebleeds) to the uncomfortable and inconvenient (like cracked hands, and itchyitchyitchyitchy skin). At our house, nose bleeds are a nightly event, and at any given time someone is scratching something. In fact, just last…

Stay warm in style this winter with this cozy winter outfit.

Cozy Winter Outfit

I run into the same dilemma every winter – I hate to be cold but I love to be outside. It’s tragic, I know. With a polar vortex in the forecast, I have been strategizing how to make it through winter this year. As always, I turn to layers. Here is a winter outfit I would…

Five reasons your kids will LOVE the LEGO DUPLO Batman adventure set - and a chance to win a $50 LEGO gift card.

5 Reasons Your Kids Will Love LEGO DUPLO Batcave Adventure and a $50 LEGO Gift Card Giveaway

I’m teaming up with LEGO® DUPLO® to give you a great gift idea for your preschooler, and to offer you a chance to win a $50 LEGO gift card! Five Reasons Your Kids Will Love LEGO® DUPLO® Batcave Adventure set (And a $50 LEGO® Gift Card Giveaway) 1. This Set is Awesome. Bottom line. With…