DIY Snowman Felt Board with Cricut Maker

After the holiday season is over, I feel like I’m in limbo...do I savor the Winter? Do I jump into Spring? This year, I’m hanging on to the winter days as long as I can!  Let's embrace winter with this adorable DIY Snowman Felt Board with Cricut Maker. My sister is a teacher and her class is learning about winter this month, and she asked if I could help her cut out some felt pieces for her classroom. I was happy to help, except I wasn’t able to find what I was looking for in … [Read more...]

Best Neighborhoods to View Christmas Lights in DFW

The holidays are filled with traditions and there are always those few things that no holiday season is complete without.  Baking cookies, of course. Time spent with family. A fun cookie exchange or holiday party perhaps. And driving around town to look at Christmas lights. I remember loading up in my parent's minivan on Christmas Eve to go look at Christmas lights around town.  My mom would make hot cocoa and pour it into a giant thermos.  Then she would fill bags … [Read more...]

Hot Salted Caramel Coffee

Winter is here and all I want to do is cuddle up by the fire with a good book and a piping hot cup of coffee. This winter warm up with this delicious recipe for Hot Salted Caramel Coffee made with JAVA HOUSE® cold brew. Salted caramel anything is a winner in my book, but when you add in coffee on a chilly afternoon, I'm in heaven.  A salted caramel caffeine heaven!  After the crazy hustle and bustle of the holiday season, there is nothing quite like a quiet afternoon holding a … [Read more...]

Winter Bingo Activity in a Jar

Our winter has been all over the place this year.  One day it's a beautiful, clear day with lots of sunshine and temperatures in the 70s. The next it's a blustery, cold day with temperatures in the 30s. They say if you don't like the weather in Texas just wait a minute, it will change. When the weather gets too darn cold to play outside, I can keep the kids entertained inside with this fun Winter Bingo Activity in a Jar. I teamed up with Oriental Trading to create this fun activity that you … [Read more...]

Winter Solstice Party

The holidays can be a merry time filled with laughter and fun, but they can also be stressful. In the midst of the darker winter days, combined with the added stress and craziness from the holiday season, this time of year can feel overwhelming. I know because it's exactly how I've been feeling lately.  With looming deadlines, holiday shopping, and holiday celebrations I started to lose sight of what this time of year is all about.  I decided to fix that and celebrate the light of my life, my … [Read more...]

DIY Winter Owl Craft

I have been busy decorating the house for the holidays and truly loving our Christmas decorations this year.  This year I decided to incorporate a little bit of farmhouse, a touch of glam and winter woodland creatures.  I was recently inspired by the Make It Fun Holiday Ebook to create this adorable Winter Owl Craft to add a touch of whimsy and fun to our holiday decorations. I incorporated several winter owls into our Glam Metallic Farmhouse Christmas tree, but thought we could use a few … [Read more...]

Printable Winter Bingo

Hi Giggles Galore readers!  It's Tami here from Sincerely Jean.  Today I am bringing you a fun kids winter activity.  Bingo is a great way to pass the time while kids are inside on cold winter days. This bingo board allows each child to make their own board and decide where they want each piece to go! They will have so much fun creating their own boards and then playing as many times as they want! Here are the supplies that you will need: Scissors Card Stock Glue Stick Bingo markers: … [Read more...]