New years resolutions for families

I have to admit that I’m somewhat of a New Year’s Resolutions junkie. I love the idea of creating a good habit each year. In fact, I started doing monthly resolutions so that I didn’t have to wait until January to implement an idea for a resolution. My friend started doing Family Resolutions, so of course I had to piggy

Ugly christmas sweaters for the family 4 each

I’m a big fan of movie quotes, so this year I decided to incorporate them into sweaters for my in-laws’ Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Party.  Since I like to save money where I can, I made them myself.  First I created the images, then printed them onto iron-on paper (which you can get at any craft store), and then simply

Uplifting christmas stories of 2012

“Whenever I get gloomy about the state of the world, I think about the arrivals gate at Heathrow airport. General opinion’s starting to make out that we live in a world of hatred and greed, but I don’t see that. To me, love is everywhere. Often it’s not particularly dignified or newsworthy, but it’s always there. Fathers and sons, mothers