Christmas

By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Dec 15th, 2015
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The holiday season is almost here and that means it’s time to deck the halls and gather your family and friends for a fun and festive holiday get together! While entertaining can feel like a burden, the holidays are meant to be fun. So, if you’re wondering how to plan a stress-free holiday get-together where […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Nov 7th, 2015
49 Comments
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The holidays are almost here and with them comes the nostalgia of some of my favorite childhood memories. I remember how excited I was as a child when the Great Big Toys”R”Us Book came to our home in the mail. It was the ultimate toy guide and I would literally spend hours looking through it […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Dec 10th, 2014
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I love the holiday season and I love to watch movies.  So you can imagine how much I love to watch holiday movies with my family!  In fact, on Thanksgiving (or the day after – depending on how we’re feeling), we turn on a holiday movie to watch as a family.  I have great memories […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Baby Products
Nov 10th, 2014
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  I remember how excited I was to celebrate each of my baby’s first Christmas holidays!  I bought them the cute outfits and cute Santa hats and took lots of pictures of each of them!  Are you celebrating your baby’s first Christmas or do you know someone who is?  If so, you’ll want to check […]...
By Frank Gurnee
In Christmas
Nov 7th, 2014
36 Comments
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As a child, I remember how excited I would be when the Christmas catalog would arrive from Toys”R”Us!  I had all the best toy possibilities available at my fingertips, making it super easy to add items to my wish list for Santa!  Now that we have kids of our own, they do the same thing. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Nov 5th, 2014
31 Comments
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I love the holidays…and guess what?  They are finally here – woo hoo!  It’s time for us to start shopping for our six kids, each other and our family and friends.  I know we’ll find great deals at Best Buy this holiday season!  Are you going to take check out the Best Buy Holiday Shopping […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Dec 17th, 2013
2 Comments
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Ever since I was a child, I have especially loved personalized gifts.  I remember being a young girl in Girl Scouts and receiving a gift from my Scout leader that personalized by her with puffy paint (remember that stuff?).  The gift was special, but the fact that it was specially made for me made it […]...
By Caroline Hileman-Schaffer
In Christmas
Dec 16th, 2013
18 Comments
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With the holiday break quickly approaching, I find my social calendar suddenly overflowing.  Are you hosting a party?  Having family visit from out of town? Or are you planning on slowing down this season and spending time at home with your family?  Who knows, you may be doing all of the above!   This is a […]...
By Caroline Hileman-Schaffer
In Christmas
Dec 9th, 2013
3 Comments
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My 6-year-old daughter recently became a fan of Monster High, huge fan!  And I have to admit; at first glance I didn’t see what the big deal was.  However, after watching a few of their movies, they have converted me into a fan as well.  Originality, uniqueness, and being different is cool – I like […]...
By Caroline Hileman-Schaffer
In Christmas
Nov 25th, 2013
0 Comments
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I cannot believe that Christmas is right around the corner!  I remember as a child being so excited for Christmas, and now with children I still get excited.  It’s a different kind of excitement these days.  I want to make long lasting memories and start (or carry on) family traditions.  I remember how much fun […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Christmas
Oct 24th, 2013
2 Comments
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I don’t know about you, but I LOVE the Christmas season. I love the music, the crafts, the decor and the cheerful spirits all around. The best memories I have as a child were surrounded by the Christmas Season. Now that Frank and I have a large family (6 kids and 2 adults), Christmas plays […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Dec 12th, 2012
27 Comments
2898 Views
I love the holidays, especially with the ordering and giving of gifts.  I especially love gift baskets – both giving and receiving.  You can include a variety of goodies in a pretty basket!  Thanks to www.holiday-gifts-gift-baskets.com, I had the opportunity to check out the Holiday Sweet Treats Candy Basket.  It was super yummy!!!!  It included […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Dec 5th, 2012
24 Comments
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“Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree…How lovely are your branches….”  Are you looking for the perfect Christmas tree and excellent customer service to assist you in the process?  If so, you’ll want to head to your local Orchard Supply Hardware.  This past week, we headed to our local Orchard Supply Hardware in search of the […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 27th, 2012
3 Comments
547 Views
How many of us wait until the last minute to do our Christmas shopping?  It usually involves running around at the last minute in search of gifts simply to cross names off our list.  Why spend time wandering endlessly in the mall for something generic that might work, when you can discover the perfect gifts […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 27th, 2012
9 Comments
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I can’t believe that Christmas is almost here!  Christmas shopping is underway and so is the search for the perfect stocking stuffers for our kids.  Every Christmas, we have a tradition of the boys unwrapping a gift on Christmas Eve.  That gift is always a pair of new jammies.  This year, the kids will get […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 19th, 2012
3 Comments
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The holidays are here and it’s time to start shopping.  Many of us shop by word of mouth.  We go to our family, friends, blogs, and holiday gift guides for ideas and coupons!  I recently had the opportunity to check out the Party Blu Prints Holiday E-Gift Guide and it’s a pretty good resource to have. […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 18th, 2012
88 Comments
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I love having photo albums and used to scrapbook all the time.  But working full-time from home and taking care of my 3 boys leaves me with very little time to scrapbook.  That’s where Blurb comes into play!  Blurb is a creative publishing platform that allows anyone to create, share and sell a professional quality […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 2nd, 2012
3 Comments
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Who lives in a pineapple under the sea?  SpongeBob SquarePants!  On Tuesday, November 6, 2012, Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures will release SpongeBob SquarePants: It’s A SpongeBob Christmas!  It’s SpongeBob like you’ve never seen before – in a full-length stop-motion animated special!  Jingle the bells, put up some mistletoe and make a cup of...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 1st, 2012
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Halloween is now over and the holiday season is here!  Are you hosting a holiday party this year?  If so, you are probably already planning and trying to figure out how to make it the best party of the season.  PeachSuite Hotel Supplies has what you’re looking for to make catering your party a success! […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Oct 23rd, 2012
1 Comment
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Believe it or not, Christmas is just around the corner!  In our family, we like to do send out Christmas cards, family pictures, and a family newsletter that talks about our year.  With the internet today, the choices for a company to meet your printing needs can be overwhelming!  PaperDirect is here to help you! […]...
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