Chocolate-covered espresso beans, printable bows + more {101 Days of Christmas}

101 Days of Christmas 2015

It’s been cooler this past week, which makes me even more excited for Christmas (I don’t think I could live in the southern hemisphere—or even in the south—where Christmas happens during warm weather months!), and my family is already counting down the weeks until we can put the tree up! Whether you’ve already got the […]

Handprint calendars, biscotti + more {101 Days of Christmas}


A friend of mine posts a daily Christmas countdown starting in mid-September (clearly we were destined to be friends!), and according to today’s post, there are 95 days until Christmas—I love it! Here are this week’s “best of” posts: {7} Handprint, Footprint & Fingerprint Calendars The handprint calendar was one of my favorite annual gifts for the […]

The best of 101 Days of Christmas: FREE 2015 Christmas planner + more

101 Days of Christmas 2015

For the past four years we have spent each September through December completely focused on Christmas. If you’ve been hanging out around here for any time at all, you know that I absolutely love Christmas—the sparkly lights, the traditions, the gift giving, the charity…all of it! This year, however, I have an almost-full-time job outside of blogging, […]

Ornament journal {101 Days of Christmas}

Ornament Journal for Kids

Although we have a simple ornament journal as part of our Christmas planner, I really wanted to create an ornament journal for my kids to record memories and notes about their individual collections of ornaments. Our girls get a new ornament every Christmas (plus any they make during the season), and each year we pack […]