DIY: Christmas Tree Cake Toppers

My kids and I have been enjoying some adorable and delicious Christmas Tree Cake Toppers. They’re perfect for transforming ordinary cakes (or cupcakes) into festive eye-candy delights and my kids eat them just like lollipops! The sweet bonus? They’re really really easy to make. You’re welcome. For those who don’t have any Martha in you— you … More DIY: Christmas Tree Cake Toppers

Happy Holidays!

Happy holidays! I can’t believe tomorrow is already Christmas Eve and I still don’t have everything ready. Most presents are still hidden and unwrapped, we haven’t baked cookies for Santa and we’ve yet to figure out where to go tomorrow night for church service. The old churches in Boston are so incredibly gorgeous and massive- … More Happy Holidays!

DIY Snow Globe Village

Right after Thanksgiving, the kids and I worked on assembling gingerbread houses. We ended up making four mini-gingerbread houses, displayed them on a cake stand, popped a lid over them and called them our little snow globe gingerbread village. To add to the snow globe theme, I also made additional snow globes using cooking jars, … More DIY Snow Globe Village

Thanksgiving 2015

Each year holidays get more and more special. Zoey is four and Axel is almost two so they are participating in all the holiday decorations and preparations. This Thanksgiving, we hosted at our house and Zoey helped out with a bunch of stuff. She was great at creating the dining table’s centerpiece and helped mommy … More Thanksgiving 2015

Halloween 2015

It makes me sad that Halloween has come and gone. This marks the beginning of the holiday season which I’m still not ready for. It’s not that I’m not in the holiday spirit; it’s the fact that time is flying by so fast. This means only one thing- the kiddos are growing up much quicker … More Halloween 2015

Sun and Sand

We make an effort to take the kids on a ‘family surprise field trip’ every weekend now that the weather is warm. It was such a brutal winter that this glorious nice weather feels like a gift. It wouldn’t make sense if we didn’t take advantage of it. Part of our parenting style is positive … More Sun and Sand

Holiday Roundup

The holidays are right around the corner. Hopefully, I can post up some holiday stuff soon but since I haven’t had the chance, here’s a few holiday-related posts that I’ve written in the past. Click on image to go to original post. Above is a holiday dinner party that we hosted last yr. See what … More Holiday Roundup

Scary Eye Cupcakes!

Happy Halloween everyone! Do you have exciting plans for tonight? Zoey and I are meeting up w/ daddy at work then heading out for some fun & exciting trick or treating adventures! This is Zoey’s first yr trick or treating (last yr, she was too young). Me and the hubs are thinking of dressing up … More Scary Eye Cupcakes!