Tag Archives: Christmas

I really checked out over the break, didn’t I? I started to feel bad about that. For not posting pictures here of our Christmas and New Years. Sometimes I’m SUCH a BAD blogger. Post every day at the same time, they say. That’s literally my New Years resolution for the blog every single year. But […]

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After the all-day cook-a-thon, the feast with friends A photo posted by Jill Krause (@babyrabies) on Nov 26, 2015 at 5:23pm PST And the 7 loads of dishes A photo posted by Jill Krause (@babyrabies) on Nov 27, 2015 at 8:09am PST we Christmased the Christmas out of the weekend, and it was 98% enjoyable. Even […]

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FaLaLaLaLa! I’m a lunatic! It’s okay to hate me for posting about CHRISTMAS right now, but hear me out. Every. Single. December. I’m like, “Wow, I’d really like to make x,y, and z (including desperately needed new ornaments), but LIKE THAT IS HAPPENING NOW. Pshaw.” And then I run out for more wrapping paper. So […]

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I pinned the idea for these peppermint ornaments a few months back, thinking they were so stupid simple that they had to be too good to be true. The post that inspired me has been pinned over 685k times, so obviously I’m not the first one to think they are brilliant. Be sure to click […]

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You know what’s an odd thing I’ve craved since having children? A Christmas tree of my own that will only have matching ornaments. Some of them even breakable! And none of them made from popsicle sticks and Elmer’s glue. Listen, it’s not that I don’t love those little popsicle stick ornaments that my children lovingly […]

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In December, Kendall’s school offered a little store where he could buy gifts for family. I sent money with him, along with a list of people to shop for. His attitude turned sour the night before when I asked him if he was excited. “Ugh. I don’t even KNOW, mom. I don’t know what anyone […]

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“Mr. Hall has had a rough year, mom. That’s what Jake said. That’s why we need to be extra kind to him. He is going to LOVE this,” Kendall said as he put the finishing touches on a secret gift for our neighbor. ****************************** Last Saturday morning our elf made his return for the season. […]

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