(Don't miss my Top 10 Posts from 2012 that I published earlier today. Also - I was planning on publishing a post about my 2012 resolution/goal, but I'm going to keep it under wraps just a little longer. Look for that in just a couple of weeks...) It’s resolution-time and despair is … [Read more...] about I Make My Art By Saying Yes
Archives for December 2012
All images in this post by the amazing Jay McIntyre Photography It has been a crazy year for our "little" family... 2012 started out with me being partway through the pregnancy of our third child. Hubs started a job as a flight instructor in Tiny Town, but wasn't making enough to … [Read more...] about Top 10 Posts of 2012 (Plus Honourable Mentions)
If you saw my last post, you know that a group of bloggers have partnered together to give away a Kindle Fire to one lucky reader. Thanks to that contest we've gained some new friends here at Red and Honey. (Hi friends!) Every Thursday around here we do this thing called Your … [Read more...] about Your Green Resource :: Week 65
Another year, another Christmas has come and gone! I was definitely blessed with much generosity and love, and had a total blast giving gifts to my kiddos and seeing the delight on their faces. The kids are tucked into bed and have drifted off to dreamland, hubs and I are gonna turn … [Read more...] about Want to Win a Kindle Fire? Of Course You Do!
Without a doubt stocking stuffers were my favourite part of Christmas morning as a child. My siblings and I would wake up super early and wait not-so-patiently in our rooms until the agreed-upon time (usually 7, I think - such cruel torture! and yes, I'm absolutely doing the same … [Read more...] about 30+ Simple Stocking Stuffers for a Preschooler, Toddler, and Baby
Good gracious. Christmas is happening, people! Why does it always feel like it snuck up on me? It's less than a week away! I am ridiculously excited to watch my kiddos open their gifts - I had no idea that the parental role was way more fun than the kid role in this holiday. Stuffing … [Read more...] about Your Green Resource :: Week 64
“After they had heard the king, they went on their way, and the star they had seen when it rose went ahead of them until it stopped over the place where the child was. When they saw the star, they were overjoyed. On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and … [Read more...] about Using Symbolism to Teach My Children the True Meaning of Christmas
In my last post I chatted about some awesome DIY hostess gifts. Let's be honest here though - many of us are busy mamas who may not always have time to whip out a cute little DIY. Sometimes, after dressing the kids up in cute outfits, running around like crazy making sure no one gets … [Read more...] about Want to Win a $50 Target Gift Card? Of Course You Do!
It's holiday party-time! Whether you have plans to attend a posh event with eleven pieces of cutlery per place setting, or you're getting together with the cousins at Grandma's, there's usually a festive sort of feeling at gatherings in the month of December. I love this time of … [Read more...] about Five Fabulous DIY Hostess Gifts for the Holidays