Tag: Holidays

8 Children’s Books Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

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The life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. is celebrated annually during the month of January. Schools usually do special units around him...

Finding Gratitude During COVID

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2020 is the first year many of us can agree: it sucked.  A lot, if not most of us, know someone that has been...

10 Creative Ways to Keep Kids of All Ages Entertained

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The busiest - and sometimes scariest - time of year is here... Christmas Break! While the kids always count down the days of not being in...

5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Sanity INTACT During the Holidays

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I'm a mom of two littles and this time of year is always crazy. My daughter's birthday falls literally two weeks before Christmas and...

Craft With Me :: Sock Snowmen

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Although we don't get much snow in South Carolina, your kids can still have fun making snowmen! This is a craft you can do...

Christmas Movie Marathon :: 13 Flicks to Add to Your Family’s...

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The Christmas season has been a challenge for us this year, just as it has been for many of you. We have decorated our...

Toddler Approved Christmas Crafts

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So far this year, winter weather has been just as unpredictable as usual. One day it’s sunny and the next the temperature drops and...

5 Ways to Get Into the Christmas Spirit

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After this stressful year, I feel immense pressure to make the holiday season extra magical for my children. They have endured so much in...

5 New Romantic Christmas Movies On Netflix

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‘Tis the season to curl up and watch Christmas movies in your favorite holiday sweater while eating frosted gingerbread cookies and sipping hot cocoa....

5 Things Your Bereaved Friend Wants for Christmas

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"Bereaved" is an odd word, isn't it? It has an old-fashioned feel to it, hearkening back to a time when there were certain rituals...

All I Want for Christmas Is…

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One of my favorite Christmas songs is "All I Want For Christmas is You" by Mariah Carey. This time of year, you can catch...

3 Honest to Mom Reasons Not to Do Elf on a...

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When Elf on a Shelf first debuted several years ago - I think our oldest son was still a baby - I thought it...

Holiday Recipes :: Homemade Gingerbread Houses

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Gingerbread houses are one of my family's favorite holiday traditions. I remember my mom having some of her friends over, and hosting a big...

Special Family-Friendly Christmas Traditions Everyone Can Enjoy

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When my husband and I got married, I was really excited about all the traditions we would have together and as a family. Whether...