Category: Christmas

Wayne County Light Fest

Tonight my toddler and I ventured out in the rain to see the sparkling lights of the  Wayne County Light Fest! Located inside of Hines Park at 7651 Merriman Road in Westland, the 25-30 minute ride through the park is a festive treat for all audiences! The cost is $5 cash...

The Magic of the Holidays at Santa’s Wonderland Bass Pro Shops

The holiday season is in full force here in Michigan, the crisp wintery air, colorful light displays; it’s all so wonderful and cheery! Recently we have been enjoying Santa’s Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops located within the Great Lakes Crossing Outlet mall here in Auburn Hills. Kids get to enjoy the...

Cranberries and rosemary on cutting board
Healthy Holiday Dessert Recipe Roundup

Holiday parties are filled with family, friends and usually a range of desserts from cakes and cookies to ice cream and candy. This holiday season, try a healthy dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth without the guilt. For example, the no-bake dark chocolate mint snowball treats are easy to prepare...

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Your Holiday Budget Game Plan

A recent survey found that 82 percent of adults in the U.S. find holiday spending stressful. Holiday parties, gift-giving, and the urge to vacation all add up to a less-than-happy bank account. Financial stress can take the joy out of the holiday season, but there are some small steps you can take...

I Only Buy 4 Gifts for Christmas

One of the best decisions I have made as a mom is to limit the amount of gifts I purchase for my children.  When my daughter was a baby, my wife and I decided to look up some holiday traditions to start for her first Christmas in 2011. We asked...

Christmas Light Displays in Metro Detroit 2018

Looking to enjoy the holidays checking out Chrismas Light Displays in Metro Detroit?  We have a few of our favorites listed below. Wayne County Lightfest  Merriman Hollow Park, Westland 7651 Merriman Road, Westland The Wayne County Lightfest is open nightly from November 15 – December 31 from 7:00 PM –...

McDonald’s Holiday Pies are Back…But Where?

Social media was all a buzz this week when McDonald’s announced the return of their elusive Holiday Pie. According to the McDonald’s website, the pies are “Creamy smooth, vanilla custard nestled in a flaky, buttery crust glazed with sugar and topped with rainbow sprinkles.” I’m not one to yuck anyone...

Paper Bag Snowflake Tutorial

These giant snowflake is so easy to make and would be a great project to do with kids. Materials 8 patterned or colored bags (I used a pack from the Dollar Tree) Some sort of glue or adhesive.  Double sided tape, staples, or glue would all work. Step one.  Glue...

“No Box” Gift Giving Ideas for #MetroDetroit Families #NoBoxXmas

  Black Friday is quickly approaching.  While some families plan on venturing out to find the best deals on toys and gifts for their family and friends, I will be spending the day at home. Our family will be decorating the house and listening to Christmas music. I am not...

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