holiday treats: candied cinnamon pecans

This past week, our little family was away on a fun, sun-filled vacation, sailing around the Caribbean on the world’s largest cruise ship – the Allure of the Seas. It was an awesome trip overall, but certainly not without its challenges (especially with a toddler and preschooler to constantly chase around!).  After our trip, we … More holiday treats: candied cinnamon pecans

a season for giving

This will be the first Christmas where TheBoy is old enough to actually enjoy opening presents. Like any first born grandson, there are plenty of gifts with his name written on them, sitting neatly under our decorated tree. But how do you teach a 2.5 year old that Christmas is about giving, and not just … More a season for giving