A Netflix Holiday Gift! {Cookie Recipe and Giveaway Inside}

A Netflix Holiday Gift! {Cookie Recipe and Giveaway Inside}

Posted by: on Dec 23, 2015 | 70 Comments
I'm back (kind of)... just in time for the holidays (literally)! This concussion may have kept me down this last little while, but I COULD NOT miss bringing this to all of you! I've got a Holiday Gift for you! I have TWO 6-month Netflix Subscriptions to give away to my lovely readers!   Enter to win at the bottom of this post! If you're looking to get into the holiday spirit, try making these AMAZING (if I do say so myself) peppermint pinwheel cookies together as a family. They're Read more [...]
An Ode to 2014

An Ode to 2014

Posted by: on Dec 31, 2014 | No Comments
Let me just start by saying "THANK YOU". Thank you 2014 for all of your wonderful ups and downs, ins and outs, and a few upside downs. As you might remember, your predecessor 2013 was much less than kind to me at times. I was so glad to welcome you a year ago, 2014, and you did not disappoint. We started the year with a few bumps- lots of sickness and such, but that's to be expected with a toddler running around. Then, I returned to the stage for the first time in 10+ years. It was thrilling Read more [...]
All Hail King Julien!

All Hail King Julien!

Posted by: on Dec 30, 2014 | No Comments
On December 19th Netflix released a wacky, fun, and wonderfully colourful new original series starring the one and only King Julien. Who is King Julien? The wacky favourite lemur king from the Madagascar series, as originally voiced by Sacha Baron Cohen! You know- I like to move it move it- that guy! The show is wild and wonderfully fun. My daughter is not yet into the whole Madagascar series (though I'm sure she soon will be), so she doesn't know the characters. We did sit down to take Read more [...]
Book Magic and a Holiday Giveaway from Put Me In the Story

Book Magic and a Holiday Giveaway from Put Me In the Story

Posted by: on Nov 20, 2014 | 7 Comments
Anyone who knows me and anyone who has ever read my blog knows just how special books are to me. They always have been. They always will be. Growing up, some of my best friends in the world were the characters I met in books. It is so important to me to try to instil that same love for reading and for books in my own children as they grow. I absolutely LOVE when my daughter comes running to me with one of her many many books and asks, "Mommy, can you read this to me?". I will generally drop whatever Read more [...]
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Posted by: on Dec 24, 2013 | No Comments

LOVE & LIGHT TO ALL THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!