Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope you are gearing up for a full day of fun and are bedecked in at least a bit of green to keep the pinches at bay! This old Irish Blessing has always been one of my favorites. Used throughout generations as an invocation at special occasions, it is the Read MorePin It
I absolutely love Christmas! It is without a doubt, my favorite holiday. I just love everything about it. The smells of Christmas trees, cookies baking, and cooler weather in the air. The sights of bright Christmas lights, houses decorated in their holiday best, and stockings hung by the mantle. I love the sounds of Christmas Read MorePin It
For Valentine’s Day, my sweet husband made a playlist of all of our songs. Songs from while we were dating, songs we had sung in our wedding, songs that were favorites of Little Buddy’s growing up, and even newer songs that we love. It has to be one of my favorite presents ever. The other Read MorePin It
As my Grandmother would work in her home, she normally had the radio or a record playing. The music would vary from classic bluegrass tunes, to gospel greats, to good ole country songs. She’d hum or sing along to the infectious tunes and encourage my sister and me to dance around and sing as we Read MorePin It
Can you believe that Christmas is in two weeks? I still do not have my mind wrapped around that it will be here so soon! I still have a good bit of shopping and present making left to do, cards to address and mail, and more Christmas movies to watch. I like we’ve only watched Read More
When Little Buddy was in pre-kindergarten, I, along with another mom, was his room mother. We planned all of the parties, gifts for teachers, and helped with field trips, and other activities. But without a doubt, my favorite thing to do was to visit the classroom and make crafts with them. This Christmas hand wreath Read More
We love making crafts during the holidays. Especially those crafts you know will become treasured heirlooms you hang on your tree each year. Just like with our salt dough ornaments, these cinnamon applesauce ornaments are a fun craft to make with your family in the kitchen.