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Printable Christmas Bows

Printable gift bows {101 Days of Christmas}

Although I love the convenience of buying a bag of bows at the dollar store for the top of our gifts, these printable bows are really so much fun. They’re simple but elegant and add an extra touch to your wrapping. I’m not sure I’d bother adding them to my kids’ gifts just to watch them […]

Candy Cane Chex Mix

Candy cane chex mix {101 Days of Christmas}

Two years ago, I went on a chex mix craze and discovered the world’s best flavor, but since then I haven’t really felt the need to try any more flavors. Why mess with perfection? This year, though, I realized I’ve never made a peppermint or candy cane flavored version, which seemed like a huge oversight on […]

Why traditions matter more than Pinterest {101 Days of Christmas}

With less than 100 days until Christmas, the craziness of Pinterest at the holidays will soon be a reality. While I love Pinterest — and love Christmas (obviously!) — I am not a fan of “keeping up with the Joneses” or giving in to the pressure of expectations. At any time, really, but especially at the holidays. […]