Christmas Candy – Easy Pretzel Turtles

Easy Pretzel Turtles Do you need a yummy treat that only takes a few minutes to make? Who doesn't! These Pretzel Turtles are perfect for a party or a last minute gift. I'll show you how quick and easy you can make these sweet treats! Gather the stuff... I gathered more than I needed! I had an idea to make them with mint candies and … [Read more...]

Our Blessing Tree

Decking the halls at our house... We have always made a big deal out of decorating our tree. It's a major thing in our house, and the way we do it is a tradition that I'm sure my boys will always remember. Over the years our tree has turned into a Blessing Tree {explained more by Tim in our post last year} and way more than just part of … [Read more...]

Christmas Breakfast Tradition

  Simple Egg Casserole Have you ever tried to wake up early on Christmas morning, open presents, take photos, AND MAKE BREAKFAST at the same time? I have, and it can make Christmas morning stressful when it should be totally relaxed and fun! A few years ago, I solved this problem. I started making a breakfast casserole that I could prepare … [Read more...]

Christmas Tour of Homes

       I'm so excited to be in a wonderful Christmas Tour of Homes! (or two, or three...)  It's so much fun and I can't wait to see everyone's beautiful decorations!  Remember, we do live in Florida so there's not much of a White Christmas going on here...unless you count the sand on the beaches!  I hope my pictures give you a little taste of a … [Read more...]

Holiday Garland Show &Tell

Updated on 12.14.08   We're joining in a little holiday fun at The Inspired Room!  What a beautiful blog! Go check it out when you have time to look around!     This morning I happened to find a fun show & tell hosted by Nesting Place.  I stopped by a few blogs that had their garland photos listed and I just loved it!  Beautiful mantels … [Read more...]

Blessing Tree

I'd be hard pressed to come up with a family tradition I love more than what we did tonight.  I'm not saying there isn't one, but right now I can't think of it.   Tonight, we did the Christmas Tree.  A Christmas Tree is a pretty special thing no matter how you cut it (hah!), but thanks to the foresight of my amazing bride, our tree has really … [Read more...]