Christmas Goodies | Lovely Packaging


Thank you, Minted, for providing such lovely items for today’s project.  I had such a fun day baking Christmas cookies and playing with some very lovely goodies from Minted. I don’t know what it is about beautiful papers, tapes, and ribbons, but I absolutely love them. They feel like such a treat. Holiday baking is something that…

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Christmas Vignettes | Tips and Sources

I love to create little vignettes around my home, especially when decorating for the holidays. It adds so much warmth and homeyness to make these  little moments, little stories here and there.I briefly shared these in my Christmas Home Tour last week as well as my Christmas Kitchen post, but I thought I would share the extra…

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20+ Recipes for the Hot Chocolate Lover

I have been on a major hot chocolate kick lately. Ever since last week when I hosted a Christmas party at my home with a hot chocolate bar, I have  been obsessed! I much prefer homemade hot cocoas over the store bought powders. There is nothing quite like a warm, delicious cup of homemade hot…

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10 Tips for Beautiful Christmas Tree Ribbon

Adding ribbon to a Christmas tree can often be a challenge! Whether it is trying to decide which pattern and kind to use, or trying to get it to hang just right, it can be pretty frustrating. I had struggled with this for many years, and I thought I would pass along the tips and tricks that I picked…

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How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

I have loved decorating Christmas trees for as long as I can remember. If I could have a fun little dream job, it would be decorating Christmas trees professionally! Decorating Christmas trees is something that I have struggled with in the past. It wasn’t something that just came naturally to me, even though I loved…

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Whip up this amazingly delicious Rocky Road Fudge recipe in less than 10 minutes! Find the recipe here at

Rocky Road Fudge Deliciousness

Today I am re-sharing one of our very favorite family Christmas recipes~ Rocky Road Fudge! I shared the recipe on the blog a couple of years ago, but I wanted to remind everyone of its deliciousness. And it only takes 10 minutes to whip up a batch! Rocky Road Fudge 4 T butter 4 cups…

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