St. Louis has a whole bunch of really great Christmas light displays that are going on right now! They’ll run from just before Thanksgiving to around New Years–check the place you want to go just to be sure! Our favorite light display is the Way of Lights at Our Lady of the Snows, in Belleville, […]
Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year for memory making family activities! Get a photo with Santa, have him send a letter to your kid for just the cost of a postage stamp, see some holiday lights in St. Louis or trim your tree with homemade ornaments!
We’ve been making ornaments like crazy around here! Want to see our latest creation? Drum roll please….. Angry Birds!! Mitch loves to play Angry Birds on my iPad. Angry Birds in space, Angry Birds in winter, Angry Birds in Rio, Angry Birds just being angry. And the Bad Piggie game, can’t forget that. He even […]
Dreaming of a white Christmas this year? Or maybe a Caravan Christmas? Hmmm, how do you fit a car under the tree? (Hey folks, just FYI, but this is a sponsored post. The opinions here are, as always, my own.) My husband is looking to replace his trusty little Sunfire, and we’re in a pickle—they […]
You haven’t even bought your Thanksgiving turkey, but I’m going to have to mention something kinda scary. Christmas is approaching VERY SOON. Eeeeekk! So that’s why I wanted to remind you that if you would like to give your special someone a really cool, handmade in St. Louis gift this Christmas you better hop to […]
My 14-year-old son found this on YouTube and told me I just had to watch it. Well, if he thought it was worth sharing, it must be good. This is Straight No Chaser, an a capella group, performing their version of “12 Days” for the first time, December 7th, 1998, at Indiana University. Ryan would have […]
Hey all, just a quick post here tonight. I took the boys to see the Gardenland Express at the Missouri Botanical Garden on opening day. The trains impressed as always, but the display could not top the sheer awesomeness of the year they did a miniature of the garden itself. Still, pretty cool if you […]