Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Let’s make some Merry Minecraft Ornaments, send a letter to Santa and find the best Holiday Light Displays in St. Louis!

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21 Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments for Kids

Looking for something to make with the kids that you can hang on the tree? Here’s a sled load of Christmas ornaments you can make with the kids, from floating photos in a glass ball, to llamas and Minecraft cubes to good ol’ salt dough! There’s something for everyone–and each ornament is easy enough for …

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It’s Dicey: Will You Get Lumps in Your Stocking?

No one wants lumps of coal in their stocking! Unless they’re they’re a fun little dice game dreamed up by Santa’s elves as a way to use up all that “leftover coal”! ~This blog post contains affiliate links which may reward me in the event of a sale. I use these funds to feed my …

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Slot Cars are Old School, Your kids want Max Flex RC Cars!

What happens when you combine old school slot car racing with modern flex track and battery RC cars? You get Max Flex RC racers! ~This blog post is sponsored and contains affiliate links which may reward me in the event of a sale. I use these funds to feed my dog. Thanks for the dog …

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9 Fabulous Hacks to Make Your House Smell like Christmas

If you’ve stopped buying real Christmas trees in favor of an artificial tree, you might find one thing seriously lacking in your Christmas decor…the wonderful aroma of pine floating through your house! I really miss the “smells of Christmas” from my childhood–though I don’t really miss the messy dropped pine needles and fire hazard of …

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Gar! Fight off Porch Pirates

Internet shopping is now second nature, especially among busy moms who’d rather not drag kids through the stores. But with the growth of cyber shopping comes the growth of package theft. A 2017 survey found “porch pirates” strike year round, not just around the holidays. Out of 1000 people questioned, 31% said they had experienced …

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Be a Magical Elf this Christmas! 10 Easy Ways to Get a Santa Letter for Your Kids

Every year the kids write a letter to Santa, but how often does he write back? Here’s 10 ways to sprinkle that Christmas magic like confetti this year! And best of all? Most of these are totally free! Have you made Christmas Ornaments yet? Here’s 21 ideas to get you crafting with the kids! Where to …

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