Feature Friday: Handmade for Baby New Year!

My New Year’s Resolutions Shirt by jessiejboutique Decorative Apple Tree Perpetual Calendar 2011 New Year Gift by by littlebylittlehk New Year’s Bib with Personalization by GallopingRock New Year Baby Embroidered Fancy Pants Bloomers for your Baby Girl by BurpsNBums Minky and Chenille Throw Pillow Cover 2011 Baby by RedandCompany

Escape from Mommyality: The Cupcrazed Cakery

More photos from my Escape from Mommyality. My visit to The Cupcrazed Cakery. Yummy! If you are in the Charlotte area don’t miss this cupcake shop! Stop by to say hello to Heather McDonnell and grab some delicious fresh made cupcake creations. With flavors like The Harvey Wallbanger and Maple Bacon you may have a […]

Escape from Mommyality: Train and Hotel

Last week my husband gave me the best Christmas gift EVER, a two day escape from my Mommyality! He bought me an Amtrak train ticket to Charlotte and two nights at the Aloft Charlotte Uptown at the EpiCentre. At first, I wasn’t too crazy about the idea of riding the train for my trip but […]

Charlie Brown Christmas

This is by far our household favorite at the moment. I never get tired of watching my childhood Charlie Brown favorites with my two year old. I’m sure we will be watching this a few dozen more times during the holidays. Charlie Brown Christmas DVD I love this Charlie Brown Christmas tree. I think I […]

Best Gift I Ever Gave

SWAGG is a free mobile app (download here) that lets you shop smarter using your mobile phone. Buy, send or swap SWAGG GIFTS and organize your old school plastic gift cards. For every download of the app between now and Dec. 31, 2010, SWAGG will donate $1 to Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) , up […]

Getting Crafty for Christmas

I was thrilled to have my twelve year old niece stay at our house this weekend! We usually only see her once a year on Thanksgiving. Puddin’ is now getting old enough to start remembering his cousins so it was great to hear him calling her by name. He had so much fun see her […]

Feature Friday: Handmade Edibles

Cooking is not really my thing but I love to bake especially around the holidays. With so much going on during this time of year heading to the kitchen to whip up a batch of your favorite cookies may not be an option. So, here’s another option……Instead of heading to the nearest grocery store to […]

Handmade Kids Clothes for the Holidays: For the Boys

Santa Rocks Boys Christmas tshirt 3 mos to Age 16 by DarlingDeuce Candy Cane Tie and Suspenders by CutieBootieBoutique Toy Soldier Applique Longalls Personalized by Giggles and Grins Creations Limited Style Christmas Brandon Plaid Loafer Onesies / bodysuit and Shoes/ Booties Set by littleposhbebe Personalized Christmas Train Black Corduroy Overalls monogrammed with your child’s name […]

Decorate Your Tree with Handmade Ornaments

Tiny Upcycled Book Ornaments by paragraphcove Personalized Family Star Ornaments SET OF 5 by justhatched Reversible Upcycled Christmas tree decorations with accompanying poem by allyadeney recycled bicycle ornament by 1byliz Baby Girl First Christmas Ornament – Loving Words with Green Liner by PaperTigerNStitches Redwork Snowman Ornament by CherieWheeler Traditional Christmas Set of 6 Pinwheel Ornaments […]

Handmade Christmas Stockings

Give your mantel a personal touch this holiday season with a handmade Christmas stocking. Find a unique stocking for each member of your family. Santa will not want to put a lump of coal in these wonderful handmade creations! Red, Green and White Classic Vintage Chenille Christmas Stocking (Stockings featured in Paula Deen’s Christmas 2010 Special […]