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

We introduced Elf on the Shelf to our household about two years ago and this year is probably the most fun we’ve had with it because Sadie is SO into it. I swear four is the perfect age for stuff like this. She wakes up every morning immediately telling Dave and I that we have […]

Holidays with Apple the Elf (on the Shelf!)

We introduced Elf on the Shelf to our household about two years ago and this year is probably the most fun we’ve had with it because Sadie is SO into it. I swear four is the perfect age for stuff like this. She wakes up every morning immediately telling Dave and I that we have […]

Hanukkah Books for Little Kids

One of our holiday traditions that we’ve been doing with our little family for a few years now is that on Christmas Eve, Sadie gets a new holiday themed book along with new Christmas pajamas and usually a treat like popcorn and a movie or something similar. Since we are a multi-denominational family I’ve been trying […]

Christmas in July Swap!

I’ve really enjoyed blogging since I started up again in January and a big part of it is the new sense of community. I miss 20-something Bloggers something fierce at times but I have found that by digging around and following different blogs I’m getting to know more bloggers from around the world. And I […]

On Valentine’s Day

Dave and I don’t get too heavy into Valentine’s Day. I think we did for our first V-Day together when we had been dating only a few short months (there was a nice home cooked dinner and some schmancy lingerie – woo woo!) but after that it’s been pretty low key. Actually I don’t believe […]

Sadie’s Wish List for the Little Chef

Last, but more than certainly not least, is Sadie’s wishlist for the little chef! Ever since she was mobile, Sadie’s loved playing with everything she could get her tiny little hands on in the kitchen. And rearranging the bottom shelf of our fridge. And also sitting in our fridge, but that’s just… weird. She is […]