Holiday gift giving can be the best experience or the worst – depending on whether or not you find that “perfect” gift for the special someone on your list. Last year we tackled teen boys – check that list out here. While they are still the toughest people on OUR list, we thought this year it was time to give the girls a little love. Here are our 10 perfect holiday gifts for her.Continue reading “10 Perfect Holiday Gifts for HER: your M & M Gift Guide”
It’s that time of year. The time to SHOP ’til you DROP and find the perfect gift for everyone on your list.
It is also the time of year when we just don’t have time or extra money laying around.
Here are THREE simple reasons you should make these Christmas no bake energy bites.
- They take literally less than 15 minutes to make
- Who has time to stop at the food court for a pick me up when power shopping?
- These fill the craving for Christmas goodies in one “clean” bite!
I have a confession to make. I actually HATE Halloween.
I hate dressing up.
I hate having all that temptation (read: bite size chocolate bars I end up eating 20 of) in the house.
I hate anything scary, or gruesome.
I’m not a fan of fake blood
AND, I’m super not into how on Halloween everyone seems to think they can turn any profession into something “sexy.” ie. Sexy nurse, sexy cop, sexy prison inmate… REALLY??
But, as a mom I have embraced the Halloween season with as much joy as I could muster for my kids. I decorate the house with fun – not scary Halloween decor and make cute bags of goodies for the dwindling numbers of trick or treaters.
On a side note, one thing I DO love about Halloween is seeing all the littles dressed up – parents following closely behind, carrying pillow cases filled with candy.
Our kids are older now – with two in university, they do their parties and costumes on their own and trick or treating with mom and dad has long gone by the wayside. Many of our Halloween traditions have faded away, but one remains. Every year I make Halloween BAT WINGS as our meal.Continue reading “Halloween Bat Wings”