traditions

No longer believing in Santa or the tooth fairy

December 16, 2016

“Mom, you’re the tooth fairy, aren’t you?” accused my nine year old daughter out of the blue one morning as she held up a tooth […]

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10 Christmas movies for kids and families

December 13, 2016

Your Christmas season memories probably include lots of food and family time. That family time may also include watching holiday classics and newer movies together. […]

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10 Christmas books for kids and families

November 28, 2016

Christmas is most often revered as a merry time of year, and rightly so, with lots of holiday treats, family time, time off from school […]

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10 Tips for a successful pumpkin decorating party

October 3, 2016

Aaah, fall. I love the change of seasons and the cool, crisp air associated with autumn. I enjoy the change of colors in our natural […]

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Create an intentional Christmas

November 24, 2014

The creaking chains of the bench swing played in rhythm to the steady pulse of the staple gun as I thumbed through a book. My […]

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Book giveaway: Seeking Christmas by Renee Robinson

November 13, 2014

We’re giving away two copies of Renee Robinson‘s book, Seeking Christmas – Finding the True Meaning Through Family Traditions! What will your kids remember about […]

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Holidays: When food and tradition make memories

December 11, 2013

The holiday season wouldn’t be complete without thoughts of great dishes being served to friends and family. Family food traditions draw us to the season […]

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A family and national tradition: The National Christmas Tree Lighting #NCTL2013

December 4, 2013

After Thanksgiving, I put on some holiday music and launch the holiday season by decorating our family’s home and Christmas tree. Part of our family’s […]

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