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

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

Ho ho ho! Rolling Out Dough

SO MANY CHRISTMAS COOKIES!!! I love the warm cozy feeling of a kitchen filled with scents of melting chocolate chips, rising dough and sweet sugar sprinkles. And that’s exactly what my kitchen felt like this weekend! I hosted our annual cookie baking party with three generations of ladies present. My mom, sister, daughter, aunt, cousin and goddaughter madeRead more