Nearly one year later, I can finally share how I ruined Christmas and nearly wound up divorced. Let this serve as a warning to NOT do what I did!

How I Ruined Christmas

It’s been nearly a year since I ruined Christmas. For the first few weeks (okay, MONTHS!), I couldn’t even talk about it without crying a little. I avoided Even Steven.…

Talking to Your Kids About Underage Drinking

For the past two years, I’ve been a #TalkEarly blogger with Responsibility.org. TWO YEARS! So when they asked me to finish out 2016 with a recap of my last two…

How to Host a Favorite Things Party

One of my favorite things is a Favorite Things Party. I’m serious. If you’ve never been to one, a favorite things party is when everyone you invite brings a favorite…

Hosting a cookie decorating party for kids can be simple. Whether you're celebrating Christmas, winter or another holiday, follow these simple ideas to keep kids from eating too much sugar. You especially want to try this frosting tip.

Cookie Decorating Party for Kids

From parties to presents, the winter season is chock full of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Whether decking the halls or frolicking in the snow, it is…

Simple Ideas to Give Back with Kids

Every year, I work hard to find ways for my kids to actively participate in giving back. I want to raise them to be generous to others and also understand…

12 DIY Christmas gift ideas that your friends and family will love. I love making Christmas crafts to give as gifts. And these fun DIY Christmas ideas will not disappoint. You'll have fun making them, and your friends will have fun receiving them

DIY Christmas Gifts

I love finding the perfect gift for someone on my Christmas list. Better yet, I love making it. Here are 12 DIY Christmas gifts that I am planning to make…