Five on a Friday 12.28.18

Happy Friday!! I hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas, whether you were celebrating or just enjoying a day off from work. 🙂 We’re heading up to Dave’s sister’s for a 2nd Christmas this weekend but before we go here’s my Five on a Friday.  {One} Dave and I had a fantastic getaway last weekend. We […]

Merry Christmas!

From our family to yours, we hope you have a wonderful Christmas! I hope no matter what you’re doing today that you get to enjoy the day. Take a moment for yourself. Breathe it all in. It goes by so fast whether you have little kids, adult kids, no kids or celebrated Hanukkah weeks ago. […]

A Jewish Girl’s Favorite Christmas Ornaments

Growing up Jewish we never had a Christmas tree. (Well, one time my mom bought me this tiny little foot-tall one and we got some janky ornaments, but it didn’t really count. And she told me to not tell my grandma haha.) I remember going to friends’ houses and STARING at their tree. I loved […]

Elf on the Shelf Shenanigans

I have a confession to make.  I can’t lie… I LOVE Elf on the Shelf! I get ridiculous amounts of pleasure from moving that damned thing around and setting it up in crazy situations. And every single morning I’m rewarded with Sadie getting out of bed and immediately going through the house searching for our elf Apple […]

Happy Holidays!!

See you in the New Year!

Even More Fun with Apple the Elf (on the Shelf!)

Yes, Christmas is over and our elf has returned to the North Pole, but I wanted to wrap up all the fun things we did with Sadie and our elf this season. We introduced Elf on the Shelf to our household about two years ago and this year is probably the most fun we’ve had […]