Dealing with Christmas Chaos: Let it go!

Do you still have a long Christmas to-do list? Still have gifts to buy, wrap, or hand out? Going a little crazy because there’s too much to do and so little time?

That’s exactly how I feel.

If you are like me, you complained about Christmas decorations and music hitting the stores in October. You cried that Thanksgiving wasn’t even over yet and Christmas was already in our faces.

And then you blinked because all of a sudden you had less than a few days to prepare for the big day. Just like the year before and the year before that, you wonder, where the heck did the time go?

Well, this Christmas eve post is for you.

Just… let it go.


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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Oh what fun it is to…

see lots and lots of LIGHTS!!!

Global Winter Wonderland

This past weekend, our family visited the first ever Global Winter Wonderland! The event showcased a gorgeous display of lights and landmarks from around the world.

Definitely making this a Christmas tradition!!!


Global Winter Wonderland

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How to Personalize a Gift Card [DIY]

Need quick and easy ideas for last-minute Christmas gifts?

It’s the final stretch for Christmas and if you’re like me, you’re running out of time and patience. How about…

Gift cards!

They’re easy, they’re simple, there’s no (required) wrapping involved!

While I don’t love giving out gift cards because they can seem impersonal, it makes a lot of sense to let the recipient pick out something he or she would actually like. Plus, grocery and craft stores carry gift cards, so you don’t even have to visit each store!

Personalize gift cards

If you want to put a nice touch on your gift card and you’re feeling a little crafty, check out these easy do-it-yourself (DIY) ideas!

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