Laughing All the Way

more ornaments

Trimming the tree is likely to be a tradition you and your kids and grandkids will remember with love and laughter. What could possible make it better? If some of the ornaments are handmade by you and your family, you will increase the fun exponentially. Although my family had many beautiful ornaments, none made us […]

Holiday Ornaments

holiday ornaments

Decorating the Christmas tree is such a great tradition in my family. After my Dad put on the lights, and re-wired a branch or two (to fill in the empty spaces) we would all hang the ornaments together with The Carpenter¹s Christmas Album blaring in the background. There was much laughing and singing and I […]

Countdown to Christmas

christmas crafting diy

Advent calendars are one of my favorite holiday decorations. Not only do they look great but they provide a little surprise every day during December. The gifts can be tree ornaments, candies and small craft supplies AND you can even sprinkle in a couple of really nice gifts like jewelry for a super surprise.  (I […]

Cheater Cheater Pumpkin Eater

thanksgiving paper

Is it cheating if the pumpkins you bring to a Thanksgiving dinner are made of paper? Well, if you are traveling by plane to your holiday destination, this may be your best option. If you are flying home for a family celebration, or if you just want to change it up a little this Thanksgiving, […]

Thanksgiving Revisited

thanksgiving revisited

Here¹s the thing about Thanksgiving. There are no costumes to make, no gifts to buy. It is just a glorious time to visit with friends and family, sit around the dining table, eat, drink and visit. I am so looking forward to Thanksgiving with my family this year! I hope the same for all of […]