Every year on the day before Thanksgiving, we take the girls to visit Santa. We like to take them to Bass Pro Shops. The Santa is amazing. The picture is free and they give out a little something extra every year—this year it was a little stuffed Christmas mouse. There are tons of activities for the kids to do while theyRead More
Merry Christmas guys! I had every intention of posting this on Christmas Eve but that didn't happen. I kept my laptop closed and phone down most of the time and it just didn't happen. I hope you all had an amazing holiday.Read More
Henley feverishly flipped through the Target catalog weeks ago, carefully looking at each page in detail to ensure no item was missed. Her list for Santa was miles long, or so I thought. When we went to visit the big guy in red, she asked for one simple thingRead More
Every year I attempt a gingerbread house. I buy the $10 kit and excitedly open it with the girls. We breeze past the instructions, tossing them aside as we open all of the cookies pieces and candy, ready to dive into this yummy adventure. We start throwing pieces together only to realize each piece needs time to set. This is not acceptable to young children. There is no patience to let icing dry, especially with stacks of sweet, delicious candy sprawled out in front of them. After multiple attempts to hold them off to allow for the house to dry, I give up and let them dive in.Read More
Guys! We have been so busy that I have about ten posts to write about things we have been up to lately! I shared my Christmas Bucket List last week and we have been having so much fun doing lots of these things with the girls. Going into this month, I was looking forward to having both girls be at a good age to understand everything and it has definitely been so much fun. Henley and Macie both understand most of the things surrounding this season. They both are having a blast participating and have patience to sit through most of things. It's really been great.Read More
We are only three days in to December and are making the most of this holiday season. The house is decorated, the elves are here, and Christmas shopping is almost done.
There is so much we want to squeeze into this month so we got started a little early on crossing things off. Here is our Christmas Bucket List for 2017:Read More