Christmas in Dixie

S Family Christmas comes every year and every year it is great fun. We head to Daddy’s house in Mississippi for a fun-filled day of family, gifts and food. And almost every year Daddy is supporting and sporting a new team’s pullover….just kidding. He went from Arkansas to Ole Miss and now back to Memphis.Continue reading “Christmas in Dixie”

Santa Claus Came To Town

Santa came and came big. Before he came we had to soak up the real meaning of Christmas. We went to church on Christmas Eve and Nana and Papa came in time to go with us. We got to sing and light glow sticks…Henry loved it! He got to go in the service with usContinue reading “Santa Claus Came To Town”

Mama’s Family Christmas

Christmas with Mama and Julie is always a huge highlight at Christmas. We do it a little early now that we have Henry and choose to be home on Christmas. Mama and Julie’s family still do their exchange to each other on Christmas Day, but the ones to us and from us are ripped openedContinue reading “Mama’s Family Christmas”

Food Friday

This Christmas cutie has lots of fun teachers and friends that needed some Christmas goodies from our kitchen. So, Mama got to work and we made some fun things to take to church and school. We made these for his friends at church and his former teachers at daycare.You take a Nutter Butter and dipContinue reading “Food Friday”

Creative Christmas Fun

This little cutie has 3 teachers at school and 2 at church. So, we got out the Cricut and made them some fun gifts. Actually, he was snoozing away in his bed and I was upstairs in the office making the gifts watching In The Kitchen with David on QVC…because I just love that flamboyantContinue reading “Creative Christmas Fun”

Food Friday/Christmas Exchange Party

Last night I hosted my annual Christmas Exchange. We exchange cookies and an ornament. It is always a fun, festive time with my girls. I started doing this when we lived in Mississippi and enjoyed it so much I have held the event each year since (except in 2009 when Henry arrived at Christmas).Every yearContinue reading “Food Friday/Christmas Exchange Party”