*CHECK OUT MY NEWLY UPDATED VERSION OF THESE CARDS HERE!* If you stopped by yesterday, you saw my post about Advent Calendars. So far, we have four in our house and I'm thinking we might need a fifth... Ha! The hubs came into the kitchen yesterday and was like, "How many of these things do we … [Read more...] about Bible Verse Advent Cards – FREE PRINTABLES!
Can anyone else believe that today is the first Sunday of the Advent season?? One thing that always ushered my little-girl-heart into the Christmas season was when our church put up the Advent Wreath and a different family lit the candles during the Sundays leading up to Christmas. It was a … [Read more...] about Christmas Craft – Advent Wreaths
"Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good, His love endures forever!" Psalm 118:1 This Thanksgiving I am most grateful for my wonderful readers! Thank you so much for supporting this little blog. You, dear Mommies, are my inspiration! I love providing you with all the magical tools you need to … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving Happy Home Friends!
I am so excited, my wonderful Happy Home readers! The amazing ladies over at Or So She Says... have invited me to Guest Post today! I shared some great ideas about having a Thankful Family Night - a fun evening of being grateful as a family (without all the turkey and stuffing and pumpkin pie … [Read more...] about I’ve Been Featured!
When I was teaching 2nd grade, I LOVED telling my students about the pilgrims and their journey on the Mayflower. We talked about the fact that the Mayflower was a small ship packed with over 100 people, all their belongings, and possibly some farm animals. There were bad storms, foul smells, and … [Read more...] about If I were traveling on the Mayflower I would pack…
By now, y'all know I have an obsession with glitter. My poor son and hubby can't go a day without finding something sparkly on them as a result of living with me. :-) Well, the other day I stumbled upon the most amazing blog called Paper Glitter! I am not even kidding about this! And they are … [Read more...] about Free Thanksgiving/Fall Printable Kit!
I have been having so much fun with the Happy Buddy making all kinds of fun crafts for Thanksgiving! One of our favorites has been the Cereal Box Turkey Craft we found over at My Plum Pudding! I'm so excited to share what our little turkey looks like... Isn't he darling??? That's me! I got to … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Craft – Cereal Box Turkeys
Look what the Happy Buddy's going to enjoy next week for breakfast!!! Aren't you just celebrating the cuteness?!?! I can't imagine any little turkeys, or big turkeys for that matter (I'm going to probably be more excited about these pancakes than my Happy Buddy!), who wouldn't love to be served up … [Read more...] about Turkey-rrific Pancakes!
A friend of mine requested the Popcorn Tag to be made so that an individual can hand them out - in other words, the tag now reads "I" instead of "We"! I am still new to this whole scanning thing - I know it's not that complicated, but computer stuff makes me go bananas - so bear with me! :-) But I … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Popcorn Tags – Version 2
Thanksgiving is such a wonderful time to take a minute to thank the people in your Happy Home's world. I saw this idea floating around the blog-o-sphere and knew we had to try it out... What to do... Print out the tag below, attach to a microwavable bag of popcorn, and leave in a place where … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Popcorn Tags – Free Printable!
Is this not the cutest idea EVER?!?!? Seriously. I get goosebumps just looking at this sweet little Turkey snack. To make this adorableness, fill the fingers of a food service glove with goldfish, the palm with popcorn, stick a googly eye on the thumb, and tie some colored curling ribbon around … [Read more...] about Turkey Snack Bag
When I look for craft ideas I try to find the ones that are the easiest to do at the least cost. Ramblings of a Crazy Woman always has the sweetest and simplest ideas to make magic with Happy Buddies. I saw her Turkey Wooden Spoon Craft and knew I HAD to put one together for our Happy Home! Here are … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Craft – Turkey Wooden Spoons!
I just LOVE jokes. Some nights when the Happy Hubby and I are in bed, I get a sudden burst of energy and an inexplicable urge to keep him awake by sharing all kinds of silly jokes. I am not even kidding about this. And because my Happy Hubby just adores my midnight stand-up comedy acts (Haha!), I … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Jokes – FREE Printable!
I have a major crush on the little flock of Turkey Finger Puppets I made for Thanksgiving this year! They are super easy to make! Come along with me and make one with your Happy Buddies! Materials Needed: Colorful felt Googly Eyes Hot Glue Gun Brown Puffy Paint … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Craft – Turkey Finger Puppets
Thanksgiving. Have you heard of it?? It's that non-revenue holiday secretly sandwiched between those big money-makers, Halloween and Christmas. Even local stores don't know about Thanksgiving. I went to get some Thanksgiving craft supplies the week before Halloween (I was trying to plan ahead - … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Celebrate Gratitude In Your Happy Home