Category Archives: Holiday

When They Want to Decorate… Drink

As the boxes made their way into the house her squeals of excitement escalated. We had promised her that today we would decorate and she did not forget. Yes, decorate. In November. For Christmas. Falalalalalala. Little hands pawed all through the packages that I had so neatly packed away the year before and I could…

Better than Christmas

The streets were glowing with the light¬†reflecting off of them as the rain drizzled down, threatening to end what had been deemed, in our house, the most exciting day of the year. She told me it was more exciting than Christmas. We’ll see when Christmas comes. I was woken that morning at 5:30 am with…

Minted. All You Need in One Site

Around October I start to panic about our Christmas cards. Where will I go for them, who will I order from, who has the best prices? I look for great pictures on my phone and search for the best designs all over the internet. And then it snowballs from there. Teacher gifts, neighbours gifts, daycare…

Happy Easter

Happy Easter, friends! We’re preparing for a busy weekend here. Hope you have a great holiday. Enjoy your weekend. Related Posts:The Magic of EasterchristmasBunnies, Jesus, and Food Poisoning A1 Christmas

Happy Holidays

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Wonderful New Year! xo Related Posts:When They Want to Decorate… DrinkMore than one SentenceWordless Wednesday

Defending Elf on the Shelf

This year I have noticed a lot of “Elf on the Shelf” bashing on social media sites and feel like my little buddy Elf won’t feel welcomed when he makes his arrival. Some say he is creepy, others mention that the pictures of him in different spots become overwhelming, and then others think that his…

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iPPP Halloween!

Is it too late to write about Halloween? I hope not because I want to tell you all about it. I want to brag about how well my daughter did that night with her Rapunzel costume tripping her every five steps and her eagerness to go to each door with her cousins, without us. She…

Ornaments with Love – A Giveaway!

I’ve been Christmas shopping like a boss this year. Already finishing our daughter before November hits and starting on my in-laws, I’m well ahead of the game. Partly because I like to be organized, and partly to stay on budget. There are gifts that I had planned out and some that I saw and thought…

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The Magic of Easterchristmas

The Easter Bunny has come, and left our daughter to collect everything around our living room beyond Easter Sunday and colourful chocolates. She’s now pocketing small change and video games that have been left out. This year she had to be reminded that it was Easter and there was a bunny who brought eggs and…