Holiday Celebrations

Holiday Celebrations

Top 9 Ways to Extend Belief in Santa for Doubting Children

Top 9 Ways to Extend Belief in Santa for Doubting Children

Ideally, the magic of Christmas and faith in Santa will last a lifetime! When little ones start hearing from here and their suspicions regarding Santa, and their faith starts to waver, it’s important to...
My Favorite Thanksgiving Dinner

My Favorite Thanksgiving Dinner

Planning Thanksgiving dinner every year is fun. I love digging out old family recipes and then searching my cookbooks for something new to try. I also love to get everyone involved and helping out...
6 Memorable Family Traditions to Start This Year

6 Memorable Family Traditions to Start This Year

Family traditions, even more so than Santa and gifts, are what make the Christmas season really special. These traditions excite children, who then grow up to carry on these traditions with their own little...
Are ‘Tweens Old Enough to Trick-or-Treat Alone?

Are ‘Tweens Old Enough to Trick-or-Treat Alone? By Kimberlee Mitchell, Child Safety Expert &...

My dear friend Kimberlee Mitchell is a Child Safety Expert and she shared this advice with me. Enjoy! Halloween is a night of fun adventure! It’s common for youngsters to want to go it alone...

Holiday Prep Tips From Mrs. Claus

1. Do at least one thing a day on November Start preparing for the holidays as early as possible! Being ahead of the game is a way to keep smiling and enjoy the beauty of...
Favorite Halloween Dinners

Favorite Halloween Dinners

Bringing the family together for a special dinner is my favorite part about the holidays. With our busy lives, it’s fun to take the time to reconnect, tell stories, and just spend some quality...

Christmas Is Coming: It’s Time to Plan!

The leaves are starting to fall and there is a definite coolness in the air – autumn is here, and that means the holiday season is not far behind. Christmas is coming and it...