The Victorian Holiday Village Opens this Weekend

by Jennie November 28, 2016

Victorian Holiday Village

Ohio National’s 15th annual Victorian Holiday Village, a FREE Cincinnati family tradition will  open to the public December 2, 3, 8 and 9. They will also be presenting a check to a representitive a check to a representative of the Freestore Foodbank! While admission to the Village is free, all guests are asked to bring a nonperishable food item (no […]


Snow Paint

by Jennie January 18, 2014

So you can buy your kit for snow paint, but WHY?!! This is super easy to make and the kids love it because it dries to look just like snow!!!  


Easy Christmas Goodies

by Jennie December 19, 2013

The holidays are crazy as is and the last thing I want to add to my list is holiday cooking! Call me the lazy chef, it ‘s o.k., I don’t mind :) I have got your covered here for an easy appetizer and dessert! Cheesy Christmas Tree Appetizer  This is SUPER easy! I bought the […]


Having Fun with SNOW

by Jennie December 27, 2012

We had a wonderful Christmas!! We had tons of fun getting in the holiday spirit and Cody’s school Christmas Party was on thursday. That was just about the CUTEST thing I have ever seen. They had an amazing chapel, the kids sang us Christmas songs, we had a FEAST with everyone’s favorite holiday dishes and […]


How to make your own Christmas Wreath and other Holiday Happenings

by Jennie December 3, 2012

sharon woods holiday in lights

I LOVE this time of year and I have REALLY been feeling the Christmas spirit! I blogged last week about how to get FREE pictures with Santa and have some holiday fun on the cheap. This past weekend we had some more Christmas fun! We went to the Sharon Woods Holiday in Lights which was […]


Lots of Ways to Save

by Jennie December 27, 2010

We hope everyone has had a wonderful Christmas weekend! We’ve had a great time spending Christmas with our families and we are looking forward to 2011! Jennie and I will be preparing soon for our next ALL DAY cooking marathon (date is TBD), and we hear Once A Month Mom will be doing a great weight […]

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More Christmas Crafts Ideas

by Jennie December 16, 2010

Cody and I had SO much fun over our friends (mama Jenny & Connor) house the other day, playing, talking and crafting! Jenny has such an amazing gift with all the crafts that she does and she is passing that on to her kids which is awesome! I am the polar opposite… I want to […]


Inexpensive Christmas Gift Ideas

by Jennie December 6, 2010

We thought we would round up some inexpensive Christmas gifts ideas for those of you who might need a little inspiration! White Elephant Exchange: I (Jen) did this with some friends yesterday and it is so much fun. If you have  a group of friends and want to save yourself from having to buy a […]


Christmas Crafts!

by Jennie December 2, 2010

We’ve had a pretty seamless transition from Thanksgiving to Christmas at our house. We only just put up the Christmas tree and decorated the house today, and one of Luke’s birthday presents (which we are celebrating this weekend!) will be one of our new traditions: The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition with Blue […]