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Holiday Christmas Door Wreath- Can I also have the door behind it?!

Each kid gets their own wrapping paper - none of the gifts are marked, and in order to know which gifts are theirs, they have to find a tiny piece of their wrapping paper in the bottom of their stocking. it's a little last minute excitement, as they see the gifts, but don't know which belongs to who. love this!

christmas fun list - things to check off during the month of december

find joy in the journey: advent: 4 ways

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Too late for this year, but next year I'm sooo doing this.

A candy turducken for Easter lol This is freakin' hilarious and we are so doing it!

Easter Mouse. Cute way to decorate easter eggs!!

1. $5 gift cards (Starbucks, McDonalds, Amazon, Borders etc). 2. A favorite candy (my mom always got us those plastic candy canes filled with M&M;'s) 3. Decorative cupcake liners (I found some great ones here) 4. A favorite magazine 5. Camera strap cover (like the one I gave away here) - note, that giveaway is closed!) 6. Packets of flower or herb seeds for planting 7. Personalized stationary 8. Slipper socks 9. Silly putty (another thing I always got as a kid) 10. Rubber coated paddle attachement for a mixer like this one 11. Monogrammed iPhone Case 12. Nail polishes 13. Sharpie Pens 14. Chapstick 15. Hair bands 16. Small crosswords puzzle book 17. Crayons 18. Body wash 19. Piggy Bank with coins 20. Personalized M&M;'s that say Merry Christmas 21. Clip on book reading lamp 22. Measuring spoons or cups 23. Cute wine stopper 24. Scarf 25. Stickers 26. Monogrammed coasters (there's a great how to here) 27. Lottery tickets 28. Deck of playing cards 29. Rubix cube 30. Loofa 31. Hair clips 32. Cuticle set 33. Jewelry 34. Batteries 35. Cooking extracts - vanilla, mint, orange etc. 36. Mittens 37. Scented candles 38. Bookmarks 39. Fishing lures 40. Knitting or Crochet needles 41. Lotion 42. Play Dough 43. Golf tees or balls 44. Matchbox cars 45. Memory card 46. Cd's 47. Tools 48. Wash/Dish rags 49. Diaper genie refills (you laugh, but I would love those in my stocking!) 50. Specialty olive oils such as this one 51. Eyeshadow 52. Unusual pastas like this red chili linguini 53. From the Kitchen of labels like these 54. Gardening gloves 55. Tickets to the aquarium 56. Address book 57. An orange - to shape out the toe of the stocking! 58. Ice scraper 59. Small digital camera 60. A teasing comb for all the southern girls 61. Cookie cutters 62. A good book 63. Retractable ID or key holder 64. Makeup bag 65. Nice wooden spoons 66. Gift card to go see a movie 67. USB Drive 68. Small photo frames 69. Wallet 70. Personalized water bottle like this one 71. Speciality teas - here is one of my favorites 72. Garden markers (for herbs etc) 73. Scented antibacterial kitchen hand soap 74. Pumice stones 75. Travel sized games (connect four, uno, etc) 76. Gourmet spice mixes 77. Small sketchbook 78. Fridge magnets 79. Stencils for crafting 80. Tickets to go see a musical performance 81. Kid paint set 82. Extra Wii controllers 83. Small calendar for your purse/backpack 84. PJ's 85. Wristlet to hold a small digital camera like this one of mine from one of my 1st blog posts! 86. Wine glass charms 87. Freezable teether's 88. Osis Dust It click here 89. Monogrammed onesie or tee 90. Money clip 91. Set of markers 92. Gourmet hot chocolate like this one 93. Ring holder 94. Wine aerator 95. Cufflinks 96. Pedometer 97. Personalized purse mirror like this one 98. DVD's 99. Cell phone car charger 100. Child sized harmonica 101. Luggage tags 102. Personalized coffee cup 103. Travel alarm clock 104. Baby legs 105. Personalized mom bracelet or necklace with children's birthstones 106. Perfume/Cologne 107. Speciality chocolates such as See's 108. Mini tripod 109. Cute umbrella 110. Earbuds 111. Flower bulbs 112. Monogrammed baby wipes case 113. Passport holder 114. Raw honey like this 115. Small digital picture frame 116. Webkinz 117. Snow cap 118. Digital luggage scale: here's one 119. Chalk 120. iTunes giftcard 121. Digital measuring tape 122. Bubbles 123. Watch 124. Wine thermometer 125. Tickets to the zoo 126. Speciality coffee such as this one 127. Bath toys 128. Monogrammed burp rags 129. Makeup brush set 130. Binoculars 131. Barbies 132. Child "character" flashlights 133. Jewelry box 134. Recipe cards 135. Swiss Army knife 136. Belt 137. Small lint roller 138. Key chain 139. Baby rings to attach toys to a carseat 140. Coloring book 141. Birthstone earrings 142. Throwback candy - Pez dispensers, pop rocks, nerds, fun dip. 143. Kindle 144. Scrapbooking supplies 145. Personalized fortune cookie (you can have your own message put into them) 146. Universal remote 147. Hand sanitizer 148. Silly Bandz 149. Family Christmas ornament 150. A handwritten note from Santa

I love the hanging stars and the beautiful oval mirror with a little bit of greenery above it. Need to get a fireplace.

so funny! too bad we're done having kids.