As Christmas is quickly approaching I’ve been thinking alot about this season and what it truly means to me and my family. For us Christmas is about celebrating Jesus’s birth. I’ve been thinking about traditions and what we do to celebrate. My son is under 2 years old and so there are some things we … More Jesus the reason for the season
Every year we try and make a Christmas craft that doubles as a gift for the grandparents and for daddy. Last year we made the salt dough handprint ornaments. This year I stumbled across these cute ceramic ornaments at the dollarama. You’ll find whenever I post I generally talk about the Dollarama. For those from … More Kids Christmas Ornaments
Hi everyone, I was remembering back to last year and the fun I had in making most of our Christmas presents for family, so I thought I’d re-share the post I did back then to help give you a few ideas for presents this year. They were all super easy and everyone seemed to love … More home-made christmas gifts
This year is the first year that The Bug is really starting to get into the whole Christmas thing. We’ve tried activities in the past but they all sort of went over her head. With us moving, I haven’t been able to set up the Christmas tree yet, something that I usually do November 1st. … More starting traditions
This is quite delayed but Happy New Year to you all! I have been MIA for quite sometime now…lots of things have been happening in our family these last few months! Matt and I are extremely excited for a year of new beginnings. We are expecting the arrival of our first child in June 2013! To … More a year of new beginnings
Today we put up our Christmas tree. Like I mentioned in this post, we start early in our house. It was a blast with some Christmas carols on in the background! Such a special family tradition. It was our first year setting up our tree as a family because last year we didn’t have one. … More Tis’ The Season
So being who I am (a certified Christmas fanatic), we begin the Christmas festivities early in the Cornelius household. I figured that Bug was old enough to get in on some cookie decorating. Boy was I wrong. The above picture should have been my first sign that she wasn’t going to be into decorating. The … More Toddler Tip: Fail!