Visiting Santa With Your Special Needs Child

This past Sunday, we were invited by Northgate Mall to take part in their Caring Santa program.The Caring Santa visit at Northgate Mall occurred before the mall opened to shoppers. Not only did … [Read more...]

Get a personalize message from Santa at the Portable North Pole!

This is a sponsored post.I love finding ways to make Christmas magical for my kids. When Sebby was younger, I made him a special video from Santa from the Portable North Pole. Since 2008 there … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 20 #elfontheshelf

We have some sniffles in our house, and the elves are under the weather. The good thing is the know to take their elderberry extract. Elf on the Shelf - Sicky ElvesDo you have an Elf on the Shelf … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 19 #elfontheshelf

School is out for Winter Break at the end of the week, and the elves were kind enough to help out with the teacher gifts! Wasn't that nice of them? I wonder how well they do with wrapping paper and … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 17 #elfontheshelf

I have a pretty ridiculous collection of Christmas books, and tonight the elves decided they wanted to read one of them.Elf on the Shelf - Bedtime StoriesDo you have an Elf on the Shelf at … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 16 #elfontheshelf

The elves are super excited to bake cookies with the kids tomorrow! We're trying a new sweetener too - its a sugar/stevia blend - hopefully it turns out great - they'll be a *tiny* bit healthier, … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 15 #elfontheshelf

These helpful little elves are helping me address and label the Christmas cards today. It's a good thing, because there are nearly 100 of them this year. I wonder if we can get them to help us bake … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 13 #elfontheshelf

The elves are up to some serious acrobatics today!Elf on the Shelf - Hanging AroundDo you have an Elf on the Shelf at your house? What is your Elf's name? What are they up to? It's not … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 12 #elfontheshelf

Even the elves get on the whole 12-12-12 bandwagon. Can you blame them?Elf on the Shelf - 12-12-12Do you have an Elf on the Shelf at your house? What is your Elf's name? What are they … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 11 #elfontheshelf

We recently tried out the new interactive game, Sifteo Cubes. They're really fun for the whole family, including the elves. Elf on the Shelf - Gaming ElvesDo you have an Elf on the Shelf at your … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 10 #elfontheshelf

After involving the kitten in their various hijinks, the elves thought it would be nice to give Milo his dinner. I'm not entirely sure if they didn't sneak some themselves!Elf on the Shelf - … [Read more...]

25 Days of Elf on the Shelf – Day 9 #elfontheshelf

We've been watching a lot of Toy Story around here, A LOT. So needless to say, when Quincy spied Jesse today, she came home with us, and we watched even MORE Toy Story. She's hanging out with the … [Read more...]