Happy New Years Resolutions!

Do you make resolutions at the start of each year? Do you generally keep them, break them, win-some/lose-some? Some people will tell you you shouldn’t make resolutions — “If you really want to do something, you can do it at any time, why wait for New Year’s?” But I look at January 1st as a […]

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Win Personalized Thank You Notes

Once the gifts have all been opened, the next step is to start writing all those Thank You notes. Enter below for your chance to win personalized thank you notes.

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Using Words in Family Photos

Here’s a trend we love — using letters and words in family photos. It’s so simple, yet it makes such a statement.  (With special thanks to Stacy Rank on Pinterest). From chelseabeephotography.com From thebmcreport.blogspot.com From lifecapturesbykriscinda.com From http://pinterest.com/pin/56013589085053509/   Some of Amy Adele’s Family Photo Cards: Find more photo cards HERE.  

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Creative Christmas Card Displays

This is the time of year when we look forward to trips to the mailbox — when our excitement over receiving Christmas cards trumps our dread of bills (those come next month). But what to do with all those cards? Here are a few creative ways to display those cards so everyone can enjoy them […]

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Happy Birthday, Christmas Baby!

Do you know what Sir Isaac Newton, Sissy Spacek, Humphrey Bogart and Jimmy Buffett all have in common? They were all born on December 25. They are part of a special group of people who know what it’s like to get “combination gifts,” to not be able to have birthday parties because everyone is “too […]

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Care to Exchange?

Tis the season for exchanges. No, silly, not exchanging gifts you don’t want. We’re talking about Cookie Exchange and Ornament Exchange parties!! Christmas Cookie Exchange Party   Love Christmas cookies but don’t want to do all that baking? Then host a cookie swap. The rules are simple: bake a half dozen or full dozen of […]

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Whoooo Loves Owls?

Have you noticed — owls are suddenly everywhere? Owl hats, sweaters, purses, shoes, Christmas tree ornaments — no matter where you look, you’ll see two big owl eyes smiling back at you. It’s also a great party theme. Here are some of our favorite owl cookies, cakes and cupcakes to inspire you. Owl Cookies: 1. […]

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Thanksgiving Cookies For Kids

Got lots of candy corn left over after Halloween? Yeah, neither do we. But if you do, fear not. Let your candy corn live to see another holiday with these fun Thanksgiving cookies.   Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies (from IngredientsInc.net) Prep: 20 minutes Cook: 12 minutes Yield: Makes 16 cookies Ingredients 1 (16.5 ounce) package Pillsbury® refrigerated sugar cookies 1 (16 […]

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Looks like Cookies!

Every once in a while during our trips around the internet we run across cookies that remind us of some of our designs. Today we’ve pulled a few together just for fun. (And any time you want to make some cookies and send them to us to try out, we won’t say no!) The “Pretty […]

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Thoughts and Reflections on Thanksgiving

The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts.  No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.  ~H.U. Westermayer If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you,” that would suffice.  ~Meister Eckhart On Thanksgiving Day we acknowledge our dependence.  ~William Jennings Bryan […]

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