Christmas · Gift Guides

On the Third Day of Blogmas…

With the many Holiday parties around the corner, don’t forget about your darling Hostess. After all, she worked relentlessly to debut a fun-filled party for even the ever so critical party goer. Why don’t you be a sweet saving grace and bring an appetizer or dessert? And if you are really feeling merry, a small gift will go… Continue reading On the Third Day of Blogmas…

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On the Second Day of Blogmas…

How could I write about Santa, Elves, Christmas Trees, and Reindeer without reflecting on the reason for this wonderful season? God stooped down from Heaven and became a human: Jesus. “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” – John 1:14 Our Advent calendar is solely focused on Him who gave us life.… Continue reading On the Second Day of Blogmas…

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On the First Day of Blogmas…

After many years of adopting kiddos for Christmas, I decided to adopt a senior citizen. I felt as though senior citizens need some love too! Nursing homes can be very lonely places, especially during the Christmas Season. My senior only had a few tangible items on her Christmas list… a warm robe, a black jacket,… Continue reading On the First Day of Blogmas…

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Oh Friday, Let Me Hug You + Five Ways to Enjoy a Winter Weekend

   Hot Chocolate and Christmas Lights  Find a bright neighborhood filled with homes with Christmas lights. Drive around, drink Hot Chocolate, listen to Holiday tunes, and soak up the moment. If you’re lucky, your city may have its own “Christmas Town.” Charlotte sure does!! Check it out here.  Christmas Movie Night Put on pajamas and fuzzy… Continue reading Oh Friday, Let Me Hug You + Five Ways to Enjoy a Winter Weekend

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Oh, Christmas Tree. Oh, Christmas Tree. How Darling is Thee. 

8 Steps : How to Decorate a Christmas Tree  Lights. Always first. If you have a 7 ft tree, you will need 4 strands of 140 lights per strand. One person should be the unravel’er and the other should be the stringer.  The unravel’er should stand in front of the stringer and unravel the lights as the stringer strategically strings them on branches. {Please do… Continue reading Oh, Christmas Tree. Oh, Christmas Tree. How Darling is Thee.