Christmas Crafts: Part Three

I am loving the quick and super easy crafting projects this year. I love to use what I already have in my home and make something cool out of it! So here we have a Christmas wreath! It is currently hanging up on the outside of the her door. 6 shopping days left! Peace.

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Finished Christmas Shopping?!?

  Note: This picture references the UK…but it’s still awesome! I had to frame that title as a question…because Christmas shopping for me is ALWAYS a last minute affair…but yesterday evening, I FINISHED! It may have helped that I shopped online for everything, and just went to ONE store for all of my stocking stuffers … Read more

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Christmas Crafts: Part Two

Materials needed: craft paper/old magazines/scrap paper & glue! That’s it! 1. Cut the strips in three or four various sizes and layer the larger pieces near the bottom and gradually layer the smaller ones towards the top of the tree. 2. Cut out a star and place it on top. Voila! You have a paper … Read more

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Christmas in NY

Hey Folks! There is much to say today, so I will get right to it! We went to NY yesterday and although we got back late and TIRED; we had a blast! My hubby ministered at his father’s church and it was such a blessing. TRULY amazing. So proud of him, because he really allowed … Read more

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Sparkles and Fairy Dust

I stole this from Pinterest and just fell in love with it! This is so me! I few weeks back when I was getting ready to launch Quirky Caddy I was busy building baskets and caddies and there was sparkles and what appeared to be Fairy dust everywhere. My daughter had sparkles on her, the … Read more

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Christmas Crafts: Part One

Yesterday my daughter and the other little boy that I watch did some crafts. It was super easy and cheap! Only $1 was invested. I had the other supplies on hand already…so making some ornaments for the tree was simple and inexpensive! We put up our old Christmas tree in Ryleigh’s room. It’s ¬†small enough … Read more

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It’s the Most WONDERFUL Time of the Year!

Note: It wasn’t until AFTER I published it that I realized that I left off the word “time” ha ha! You can’t tell me that, that popular song did not come to mind as you read the title to this post! In fact if I were being honest about it…I would say that I sort … Read more

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Finally…A Christmas Tree!

Thanks to my lovely husband and my extra excitement…we got a tree last night! This definitely was a challenge to myself because I wanted to do a different theme this year…but only had limited funds to support this. I only had about $20. Yup…$20 to do something a little different. So I could not do … Read more

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Three of ‘Em

Sigh… I have not decorated for Christmas yet… So here we are again… Let’s skip the whole “I’m sorry I have not been posting” speech and get to the reasons. On Monday evening I had a mutual friend of my husband and myself come up to me and ask if I can watch his young … Read more

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Do You Wanna Build a Snowman?

I know…I know! That song is way played out! It is so over…but I couldn’t help it. While watching this YouTube video… I got the inspiration to try one of my own. I had mostly all of the supplies and I thought it would be fun. So here is our rendition of a snowman. Please … Read more

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Holiday Traditions

I wrote about family traditions last year, but I just could not help talking about it again. It’s the day before Thanksgiving, and if we were not traveling tomorrow morning I would be… prepping the turkey cleaning the apartment setting up some Christmas decor preparing for a small feast tonight! Gosh, I just love holidays…as … Read more

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A Broken Mouse

There is really no excuse for my long absence. I just have not been able (or motivated) to sit down and write. For one, the mouse on my laptop broke and it has rendered my laptop useless until I purchase another mouse. Hopefully I can do this next week! Having a mobile electronic device to … Read more

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Red and Turquoise

So excited it’s almost that time of year to start setting up my tree! Last year was the first time in my life that I had a real tree, well hopefully next week before Thanksgiving I can get another real tree in my space before we venture off to Boston for Thanksgiving (yes, going to … Read more

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Helping Others

It has been an ongoing conversation¬†that my very own husband is a natural “helper”. I mean he is over the top. He could see a person across the street who is struggling and he will often venture over there to help the individual without giving it a second thought. He is a helper to others. … Read more

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