The lights, the carols, the giving, the happy ending...I'm a sucker for all things Christmas! A few years ago I let go of the Christmas craziness, and decided to focus on what really matters, and this Advent spiral walk brings all of those things together in an absolutely wonderful night. Celebrating Advent Advent includes the four Sundays before Christmas, and is a time to practice patience and prepare your heart for Christmas. As the days grow longer, darker, and colder, it's a time of inner ... Read More about Celebrate Advent With A Spiral Walk
Putting up a Christmas tree isn't rocket science, but there are a few secrets for how to decorate a stunning Christmas tree. I always get compliments on our tree, and have friends who want help decorating their trees. Decorating the Christmas tree is totally my thing. It's an event, and I get all giddy about it. My stepmom used to pick out the biggest tree on the lot, and decorate it beautifully. Her trees were show-stoppers, and I definitely borrow some of my inspiration from her. I ... Read More about 12 Secrets To Decorate A Stunning Christmas Tree
Someone pinch me because my I cannot even believe that my baby is turning 1! She's not getting a big party, but we still want to celebrate. I've teamed up with some amazing shops for some special birthday giveaways! Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive compensation if you make a purchase using these links. Thanks for supporting our blog! Each giveaway will run separately for 3 days so make sure you're following along this week on Instagram and ... Read More about Baby’s First Birthday Giveaway!
The holidays are here! Our family loves spending time outdoors, and some of our favorite gifts to give and receive help us enjoy the world outside even more. I've put together this gift guide with nature-inspired gifts for the whole family with options that are sure to please any nature lover. Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive compensation if you make a purchase using these links. Thanks for supporting our blog! Looking for nature-inspired gifts? ... Read More about Gift Guide: Nature-Inspired Gifts For The Whole Family
The best medicine for the flu is prevention. In our house, that doesn't mean a flu shot. It means we cook up a batch of homemade elderberry syrup each Autumn to get through the cold and flu season. Our family rarely gets sick, but one Christmas our extended family was all hit with the flu (thanks to my SIL who started a new job at a family practice office at the height of cold and flu season!), and it was rough. The flu is terrible! Besides the unfortunate timing of getting sick on ... Read More about Natural Flu Prevention with Homemade Elderberry Syrup