Category: holidays

A busy time of year!

Between all of the festivities and my girls taking turns being sick over the last week, I have really had no time to blog. There is so much I need to catch up on and want to post! Maybe I will start now with some of the recipes we’ve made!…

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The Sears Holiday Shop

Did you know that Sears has a holiday shop? I didn’t until recently, but was very excited to check it out! I love looking at and shopping for Christmas decor. It is always so much fun! I look forward every year to decorating and like to see what’s new in…

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4th of July!

It was a relaxing, fun and HOT 4th of July! We didn’t have any special plans, we just spent the day around the house. We did some grilling, set off some small fireworks, made s’mores & more! Later in the evening, we watched fireworks from our deck. It was pretty…

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Our Easter

I am so late posting this…I feel like I am behind on lots…LOL! On Good Friday we went to a friend’s church downtown for a short service. They always do a Good Friday service, and it was great! Jadyn was really into the singing. She lifted her hands up and…

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Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Don’t forget to wear your green, or you might get pinched!

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Test your St. Patrick's Day knowledge!

St. Patrick’s Day is just 2 days away! How much do you know about it? Take this fun quiz on education.com! Education.com also has lots of fun crafts and activities to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, as well as worksheets, coloring pages & more! Keep the kids busy with activities that…

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My Sweet Valentines!

I took a few pics of my girls for Valentine’s Day (as I do every year), and made a little collage of them. This year I didn’t get any pics like these of them together, but separate will do I suppose! ๐Ÿ˜‰ It’s always fun taking pics of my girls…

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Valentine's Day is near!

Valentine’s Day is less than 2 weeks away! I love the whole idea of Valentine’s Day, but I also REALLY love Valentine decor. ๐Ÿ˜‰ This will be the 1st year that I will do some sort of decorating for Valentine’s Day. So far, the girls & I have put doily…

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Snapily – for Valentine's Day!

It may be hard to feel creative for Valentineโ€™s day after all the holidays, so here is an easy way to be creative and original with a brand new product from Snapily. Create a special Valentine this year for your child, friends, family, or even for that special someone with…

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[Fun] Holiday Photo!

Oh, this is just one of many…LOL! We went a little bit nutty posing for pictures…haha! (This was on Christmas Eve.) I hope you all had a great Christmas. We spent ours at home this year. It was relaxing & fun. We stayed in pajamas all day long! Days like…

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THE CANDY CANE

The candy cane is more meaningful than just a “sweet” at Christmas. It can remind us of Jesus… its shape is like a shepherd’s staff. Its wide red stripes remind us that Jesus shed his blood for our sins. Its narrow red stripes remind us that “by his stripes we…

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Jadyn's Preschool Christmas Program

“THE GREATEST GIFT” Thursday was Jadyn’s last day of preschool for the Christmas holidays. She goes back in January like all of the other school kids in elementary/middle/high school. It was also the day of her Christmas program. It was at 11:15 a.m., and Jace & I went. Since it…

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My Little Bakers!

I had to post this cute photo of my girls in their cute aprons! I found them on sale at Kohls, plus I had a coupon for 30% off! I had been looking for aprons for my girls, and they were exactly what I was looking for. ๐Ÿ™‚ My girls…

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Gather at The Manger

This year the church Christmas program was called “Gather at the Manger”. My hubby, Jace was the narrator, and both my girls were in it. It was a nice program, and everyone did great. My girls looked so pretty! Here’s a pic before the program: An during…. Jadyn and the…

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The Nutcracker

This past Friday was a very exciting time for Jacey & I. We went to see a performance of “The Nutcracker” at NDSU, performed by the students at The Bonnie Haney School of Dance. Jacey & I have always loved The Nutcracker, and all of the wonderful music that comes…

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