365 Things and then some

Every year I try to come up with something frugal yet meaningful for my husband's Christmas gift.  Last year, he was thrilled when I put together the 12 Lays of Christmas.  This year I was inspired by a couple different ideas I found for 365 loves notes in a jar.  I did something similar - although much less complicated - … Continue reading 365 Things and then some


Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

All that anticipation and preparation and Christmas is all over!  Isn't that life?  We take so much time getting ready for an event and then it comes and goes - snap! - like that.  We had  a wonderful holiday with family.  Last week I took it easy for preschool but we still did some educational activities (more on that … Continue reading Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

Best of My Days

I'm always on the lookout for crafty ideas, in case you couldn't tell from my Pinterest board.  I love checking in with some of my favorite craft blogs for new projects - especially if they're cheap and easy!  Handmade gifts are always special to me - both giving and receiving.  I happened upon Under the Sycamore's DIY … Continue reading Best of My Days