Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Tradition

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree - Hanns Christmas Farm Wisconsin

One of the wonderful things about having a young family is you, as the parents, get to decide which traditions you’d like to create or carry on for your family. Jeremy and I have combined many of the childhood traditions our parents created for us as well as created new traditions for our family. OneRead more

Indulge In Sweet Family Moments This Christmas

Indulge In Sweet Family Moments this Christmas Season with Kemps novelties and ice cream!

The holidays will pass by before we know it as we run around attending parties and potlucks, shop for gifts, and decorate our homes in pine cones and reindeer. This Christmas, I say we all vow to slow down and indulge in the sweetness of family and those small moments we create each day. Last night,Read more

Stocking Stuffers For The Entire Family

Stocking Stuffers for the Entire Family this Christmas | Gifts for Mom, Dad, Kids, and Baby!

  With Black Friday shopping coming up, I’m sure you’re all scrambling to get your Christmas lists together to make sure you cover everyone in the family. I’ve come up with stocking stuffer ideas for the entire family to help get those lists started. Happy shopping everyone!  IDEAS FOR MOM BOOKS The Magnolia Story orRead more

5 Tips For Childproofing Your Medicine Cabinet

Tips for childproofing your medicine cabinet | Winter is Coming

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ad #HealthySavings #CollectiveBias When you have a baby you end up childproofing your entire household. From moving breakable items, to putting caps on outlets and setting up baby gates, your home pretty much transforms to keep your little ones safe.Read more

To Grandmother’s House We Go

To Grandmothers house we go - Door County Wisconsin Girls Weekend

Well, actually to “Gigi’s” house we go as Evelyn lovingly refers to my my mother-in-law. My mom (aka Grandma), Evie and I all headed up north Wisconsin to visit Gigi for a girls weekend in Door County. Three generations of women gathering together to enjoy a weekend of exploring, sightseeing and eating good food. My husband wasRead more

In Honor of National Ice Cream Month & Grandpa Denny

In Honor of National Ice Cream Month and Grandpa Denny

In honor of National Ice Cream Month and in remembrance of Evelyn’s Grandpa Denny, we threw ourselves an ice cream celebration out on our front porch. My family is a little obsessed with ice cream, okay, A LOT obsessed! It’s one of our favorite summertime treats and with good reason. Living in the dairy state of Wisconsin, it’sRead more