Christmas Traditions

Advent calendar miniature house with one door open showing a wrapped toy and folded note.

28 Days of Advent Calendar Activities

Can you believe we’re near the end of 2018 already? Every year seems to go by quicker than the one before it. Especially when I think of how much my children have grown. My girl is already beginning to enter the […]

Candied pecans with popcorn

Candied Pecan and Sea Salt Popcorn Holiday Gift Tutorial

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions as always are my own. #ShareTheHoliday #CollectiveBias (Updated 08/03/2018 to include Amazon affiliate links.) A few years back I started a tradition for all my younger […]

Bunuelos Mexicanos

Buñuelos Mexicanos

(Updated on 12/16/2016 to include new images and affiliate links.) I’ve got a treat for you today!  Buñuelos Mexicanos!! Have you tried these before?  The best way for me to describe these buñuelos is to say they taste similar to […]

Christmas Advent Calendar

Daily Advent Calendar Activities for 2013

I’m curious how many of you are doing an advent calendar?  If you need ideas, Pinterest has A BUNCH! Some of the activities I’ve listed below came from Pinterest in fact.  Have you checked out my Christmas board yet?  I’ll […]

Bethlehem in Santa Clara CA

A Trip To Bethlehem

A new tradition has begun in our family. One that came from a different religion than what I was taught growing up. We heard about a Baptist church not far from where we live, that had recreated a life-size scene […]