March 29, 2017

Back to School Ideas and Traditions

Aug5

source Simple traditions weave together one’s family tapestry into magical memories. By establishing a few Back to School traditions, your children will look forward to this special day with a renewed sense of excitement. This is especially important for those […]

Easy “Love Note” Muffins (Special “Any day” Tradition)

Feb4

Often, in this world of Pinterest perfection, we forget that it’s truly the little things that create the biggest memories. For over five years, I’ve shared my desire to build up a legacy of simple memories and traditions that become […]

Create Your Family’s Holiday Gazette: Fun, Family Activity in an Hour

Nov18

Did I hear that you got off the hook for hosting the big Thanksgiving event? You breathed a sigh of relief, but still desire to create something fun and special for the extended family during your gathering. Why don’t you […]

Remembering Courage – July 4th Idea for the Family

Jun27

As one drives around neighborhoods this weekend, the haze from back yard cookouts lazily permeate the clear, summer sky. The aroma draws you in, and memories of past July 4th grilling events flood back to the forefront. (It’s amazing how […]

Easter Basket Trail: Easter Morning Idea

Mar29

Easter Morning Idea: Follow the Ribbon Tradition It’s so simple to make magical memories with your children and I had such fun reminiscing, as I just loaded last year’s pictures. Why don’t you take just a few minutes to add […]

The Best Christmas Present Ever

Dec27

The white lights twinkled on the tree, Christmas carols played softly in the back ground, and my mom bustled in the kitchen pouring eggnog and plating cookies. The stage was set for a most memorable Christmas Eve, and I could […]

Christmas Chocolate Mice (Sweet Treat Recipe for anytime of the year)

Dec12

“Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.” Well, maybe those mice aren’t pitter-pattering in your house, but in ours they sure are… Our Children’s choir concert reception stirred […]

Scrapbook Paper Christmas Tree: Best 10 Minute Craft

Dec10

For years, shouts from behind the closet door have been taunting me. “Please, I want to be your friend again. We used to be besties. I promise, you won’t regret it.” But alas, I have ignored those quiet pleas and […]

The Advent Jesse Tree: Jesse Tree Ornament Ideas

Dec3

Traditions play a role in our family’s tapestry in dynamic dimensions. As a traditions consultant for many years, I can share traditions for every holiday and celebration that you can think of, and most likely, many that would never cross […]

Once Upon a Family: Give Memories – Family Tree, Recipe Album, Date Night Deck (50% off)

Nov23

Date Night Deck -$11 Fifty-two date ideas to help you connect, rekindle and strengthen your love, all centered around the three style of attention couples need. It’s Such a fun gift.  For years, I worked with Once Upon a Family […]

Fun Father’s Day Food Ideas

Jun12

One Minute Smiley Face Pancakes With Father’s Day sneaking up on us this Sunday, our goal is make Dad “King for the Day.“ Our family tradition for all personal celebrations begins with breakfast in bed, and that never has to […]

I Love My Dad Because… (Free Father’s Day Printable)

Jun2

It’s hard for me to believe that Father’s Day is right around the corner. I will be sharing some unique and creative ideas to celebrate dad without needing to spend a lot of money. In our hustle and bustle of […]

Are You Ready for Mother’s Day?

May10

Since it’s been such an emotional week after our huge scare on Tuesday, I’ve been a bit out of sorts, and unfortunately, did not get around to posting some of the new Mother’s Day traditions I wanted to share. I’ve […]

Free Mother’s Day Coupon Book

May5

Browse my Mother’s Day category to enjoy many more Mother’s Day tradition, craft and food ideas. Considering that Quality Time and Acts of Service are my two top “love languages,” it’s a joy to offer you this FREE printable Mother’s  […]

Fun and Festive Bunny Napkin Fold

Apr5

When I entertain, I love to create and develop a simple, yet fun and elegant tablescapes on a budget. I always make sure that some unique napkin fold comes into play. Learning to fold napkins is such an easy way […]