Easy Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Easy Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Seriously.  Christmas is SO close I can taste it!  [Well, not really but you know what I mean.]  If you’re looking for the perfect Christmas gift, I’ve got you covered!  Today I’m sharing some ahh-mazing gift ideas that would be perfect for everyone on your Christmas list.  The top few are easy homemade gift ideas… Continue Reading…

Easy Homemade Recipe: Gingerbread Blossoms

Easy Homemade Recipe Gingerbread Blossoms

The other day Ryon told me that he wished I would do more holiday baking.  After I picked my jaw up from the ground, I reminded him of the mint brownie brittle, the peppermint cheesecake and the Reese’s brownies that he ate the previous weeks.  He just smiled.  I had already planned on baking more… Continue Reading…

Family Life: Top 10 Holiday MOMents

My top 10 Holiday MOMents

I love this time of year – I really do – but sometimes its just a little bit crazy.  Between baking [leave those cookies alone!], shopping [no this toy isn't for you!], wrapping [if I were tape - where would I be?] and trying to capture memories [SMILE!  Its Santa!] sometimes all I want to… Continue Reading…

Easy Homemade Craft: Washi Tape Christmas Tree

Washi Tape Christmas Tree

Yesterday I shared some Easy Homemade Christmas Crafts and today I have one more to add to the list!  Like most people I have joined the washi tape craze.  I have a pretty big stash of it and I use it to craft often.  Or sometimes the kids sneak a roll and run all around… Continue Reading…

Easy Homemade Christmas Crafts

Easy Homamde Crafts via thegrantlife.com

I seem to spend more time in the kitchen then my craft room this time of the year.  Don’t get me wrong, I love to spend time in my craft room creating pretty things.  But with two little ones its hard to get away to work on crafty things.  So when I do have a… Continue Reading…

Review: The Otter Way

The Otter Way Books

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the Otter Way.  All opinions are my own.  I love Twitter, its my favorite place to connect with people and brands.  I’ve been tweeting since 2009, before I was married and before we had our two beautiful monsters.  And yet, sometimes the power of social media just amazes me. … Continue Reading…

Free Printable: Christmas Recipe Cards

Free Christmas Recipe cards!  Print them out at thegrantlife

Last week I shared some awesome gift tags with yall and hinted that I had something else up my sleeve.  I had asked my friend Karly if she would make some printables to share with yall [my amazing readers and friends!] and she surprised me with two!  The gift tags and these super sweet Christmas… Continue Reading…

Easy Homemade Christmas Desserts

Easy Homemade Christmas Desserts.  Pies, cakes, cookies, brownies!  Something for everyone.  #christmas #recipes #desserts

Its starting to feel more and more like Christmas, especially since our weather has finally started to cool down.  And when our weather cools down, my oven gets fired up!  There is something so familiar about baking easy homemade recipes when its chilly outside and Christmas is approaching.  Do you love baking in the cold… Continue Reading…

Free Printable: Christmas Gift Tags

FREE Christmas gift tags!  Download them at thegrantlife

We are back from our Thanksgiving vacation and I am in full Christmas mode!  I have been slowly buying gifts and this weekend we will buy our tree and decorate the house!  Its crazy to think we just had turkey and dressing and now we are less then 20 days from Christmas!  Once the house… Continue Reading…

Easy Homemade Recipe: Mint Brownie Brittle

So easy!  Mint brownie brittle.

One day my friend asked me if I had ever tried brownie brittle.  Intrigued, I said no, but tell me more.  She said its an easy homemade recipe where instead of thick, gooey brownies you get thin, crisp brownies.  Like the outside edge of regular brownies, but a whole cookie sheet of them.  Since the… Continue Reading…