Looking for a fun new recipe for dessert? Featuring cream cheese frosting and a sweet pineapple center, these pineapple cinnamon cupcakes can be easily prepped for any party or cookie tray. You'll love the flavor of the cinnamon mixed with pineapple, and it's sure to become one of your favorite desserts.

Pineapple Cinnamon Cupcakes Recipe

This post is brought to you EVITE® & 100% DOLE® Canned Pineapple Juice. Every year, the kids and I set up shop in my mother-in-law’s kitchen and bake, bake, bake for the holidays. The kids take turns licking beaters, scooping batter and decorating cookies before eventually heading off to play. While we have a few…

Traveling for the holidays? 6 ways to ease the stress of holiday travel - especially when you have kids. These family travel tips will means traveling just got loads easier with tons of ways to pass the time and entertain your kids, so you can arrive at your destination still full of holiday cheer.

6 Tips for Stress-Free Holiday Travel with Kids

Traveling around the holidays can be stressful – especially when you add in extra traffic, jam-packed airports, and weather delays. All of that, plus the usual stress of packing bags and corralling kids can nearly be enough to make any parent decide to never travel during the holidays again. Luckily, Verizon is here to save…

Check out these 15 DIY ornaments for boys to make this Christmas season! These are perfect ornaments to trim the tree or to give as gifts.

15 DIY Ornaments for Boys to Make

Check out these 15 DIY ornaments for boys to make this Christmas season! These are perfect ornaments to trim the tree or to give as gifts. 1. Rudolph Ornament by Little Wonders’ Days 2. Time Capsule Ornament by Cleverly Inspired 3.  Lego Brick Ornament by No Time For Flashcards 4. Snowman Mason Jar Lid Ornament…

Check out these 15 DIY ornaments for girls to make this Christmas season! These are perfect ornaments to trim your tree or to give as gifts.

15 DIY Ornaments for Girls to Make

Check out these 15 DIY ornaments for girls to make this Christmas season! These are perfect ornaments to trim your tree or to give as gifts. 1. DIY I Spy Christmas Ornaments by U Create 2. Pom Pom Christmas Ornament by Feels Like Home 3. Homemade Beaded Christmas Tree Ornaments by True Aim 4. Gum Drop Ornament…

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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…

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…

Make wrapping paper as much fun as the present itself. Kids will love these clever DIY wrapping paper ideas. Such a fun way to give Christmas and holiday gifts.

Creative Wrapping Paper Ideas for Kids

My mom was/is an expert gift wrapper: crisp corners, bows in the right places, and perfect paper. She would stay up until the wee hours on Christmas Eve wrapping our gifts while watching It’s a Wonderful Life. She not only beautifully wrapped our gifts, but used different paper for each of us. On Christmas morning…

Decorating the Christmas tree is one of my most favorite events of the year. Find out how we make it a little more special each year.

Creating a Keepsake Christmas Tree

Decorating the Christmas tree is one of my most favorite events of the year. We put our tree up the day after Thanksgiving and proceed to spend hours putting all the ornaments on the tree. Every year, I tell the kids the story behind each ornament. The ones from past co-workers. The one I made…

Five great ways for you and your family to find comfort and joy at home this Christmas season.

Five Ways to Find Comfort & Joy This Season

It’s my favorite time of year. Christmas music is playing, my house smells like cinnamon and spice, there are fun holiday movies on television, I find myself surrounded by family and friends nearly constantly… I love it. To celebrate the season, I’m teaming up with Dearfoams (my latest obsession), to share five ways to find…