Karla’s Korner: The Santa Spirit

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Karla's Korner: The Santa Spirit The Santa Spirit He was eight, maybe nine years old when he crawled up next to his momma and said “Momma, I been thinkin”. “What about son?” she asked. “Momma, there really isn’t a Santa Claus is it?” With a tear in her eye and a lump in her throat she decided it was time to tell him the truth. Santa, she said was just a fun idea, a fairytale of sorts and that it was in fact her and his dad who had put all of those presents under the tree for all those years. ...

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10 Easy Christmas Crafts For Kids

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10 Easy Christmas Crafts For Kids   Happy December everyone! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving, I know I ate and laughed way too much so I would call it a win! Now that Thanksgiving is over it's time to start thinking about the next big holiday, Christmas! Christmas is one of my favorite holidays! I love the sights, sounds, and good will that Christmas brings, and as a crafter, Christmas is a great reason to break out the glue gun and glitter right!? I thought I would share ...

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Cream Cheese Caramel Apple Dip Gift In A Jar

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The holidays are upon us! It's the first week of December, and if you haven't yet, it's time to start thinking about getting those Christmas gifts!  Items like this simply delicious cream cheese caramel apple dip make an amazing homemade gift in a jar projects to do with your children! Every year my daughter and I pick a homemade gift from our kitchen to share with family and friends. This is one of my favorite holiday traditions because I have so much fun spending time with my daughter, and ...

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BlissLights Spright Green, perfect for holiday decorating! {Review}

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BlissLights Spright Green, perfect for holiday decorating! {Review} Disclosure: I was sent a BlissLights Spright Green free of charge to facilitate this review, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own :) Happy Holidays everyone! Can you believe we are only a month away from Christmas?! Yesterday my family and I pulled all of our Christmas decorations and got to work making our house nice and festive. I love decorating for Christmas but there is one thing that I really dislike ...

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Experience the magic of Christmas with ICE! At Gaylord Opryland

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Experience the magic of Christmas with ICE! At Gaylord Opryland Disclosure: I received complimentary tickets to ICE to facilitate this review, as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own :)  One of my favorite things about living in Nashville during Christmastime is the Opryland Hotel.  The Opyland hotel is at the heart of music city and when it's time for the holidays to roll in they don't miss the chance to bring the holiday cheer! Every year they do whats called A Country ...

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LG OLED is now at Best Buy! #HintingSeason

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LG OLED is now at Best Buy! #HintingSeason *Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free The holidays are upon us! I've got my list and I've checked it twice. And it's going to be a very techy Christmas! My daughter has asked for some new games for our game system, and my husband and I have decided it's time to upgrade our TV. There is only one place we go when it comes to anything ...

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Finding Perfect Personalized Holiday Gifts

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Finding perfect personalized holiday gifts is one of the things I enjoy the most each year while holiday shopping.  I love the idea of finding just the right thing to wrap and gift to a friend or family member.  I know that the season isn't just about gifts at all, but I still enjoy the practice of giving and personalized holiday gifts are some of my favorites.  For that reason, I've joined with our sponsor to share some of my favorite options for holiday gifts! Finding Perfect Personalized ...

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Christmas Gift Wish List For Kids Printable

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Christmas Gift Wish List For Kids Printable   I know it's only October but the holidays will be here before you know it! I don't know about you, but my daughter is already adding requests to her Christmas list and it was hard to keep up with so I made a Christmas Gift List For Kids Printable so I would be able to keep up with what she wanted when it was time to go shopping. (Black Friday anyone?) We keep her list on our fridge so that way when she thinks of something she wants she ...

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Wow Antlers! Light up Antlers Review

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Wow Antlers! Light up Antlers Review Christmas time is one of my favorite times of year! I love all the cheer, colors, music, and I'll admit it, the presents! Christmas has changed so much for me since having my little girl. I try to bring holiday cheer with us everywhere and I get more excited watching her open presents than opening my own! Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer is my daughters favorite Christmas movie, so when I was approached by Wow Antlers! to check out their awesome light up ...

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Christmas Painted Pretzels

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Christmas Painted Pretzels   Christmas Painted Pretzels are a fun and easy snack (or homemade gift!) for the holiday season! My little girl and I made these to bring in for her class Christmas Party this week, and the kids loved them! It's the perfect balance between salty and sweet. Your kids will love to help because they get to "paint" chocolate onto the pretzel, fun right!? It's a simple process, and you can change them for each holiday simply by changing the sprinkles!  ...

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