12 Days of Christmas {Winners Announced}

Special thanks to all of you who participated in making this years 12 Days of Christmas a huge success! I hope you learned about some great businesses and will think about them when needs arise for certain products. Now to Announce the Winners: Canvas on Demand: Vivian via subscribe by email Mamaw's Many Blessings: Lisa via Subscribe by Email Batter Batter Gluten Free Mixes: Suanna via visiting Better Batter on Facebook Simple Beauty Minerals: Patti for … [Read more...]

Five Gift Christmas {Plus a Free Printable}

This is a new tradition we are starting this year. Over the years we have spent too much money and too much time late at night, the night before Christmas Eve or Christmas wrapping numerous gifts. It's not like all of them were toys; items often included lots of things like clothes, socks, underwear or others but I feel like it was getting in the way of what the season is really all about. Plus the regular ole items (undies, socks, etc.) our children need anyhow could just … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 12: Re-Play, Kids Recycled Products}

Today is the 12th day of the 12 days of Christmas Reviews & Giveaways 2015!   On the 12 day of Christmas, day2day joys gave to me... Products perfect for young kids, especially toddlers learning to eat with independence from Re-Play!  Re-Play products are recycled HDPE, which is #2 plastic, and is BPA free, Phthalate Free, PVC free. According to Healthy Child Healthy World, if you are unsure about safely using plastic items, look for the recycling codes 2, 4 or … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 9: Moby Wrap}

Today is the 9th day of the 12 days of Christmas Reviews & Giveaways 2015!   On the 9th day of Christmas, day2day joys gave to me... A comfy baby-wearing must for your little ones, especially newborns!  I wouldn't call myself a babywearer. I don't co-sleep, I modestly breastfeed with or with our a cover and I really don't like to be holding my babies all.ALL.all of the time... hope that doesn't scare anyone, lol!  Don't get me wrong, I LOVE my babies, … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 7: Dayspring}

Today is the 7th day of the 12 days of Christmas Reviews & Giveaways 2015!   On the 7th day of Christmas, day2day joys gave to me... An inspiring nativity silhouette trio that beautifully depicts the first Christmas from Dayspring. This is perfect for this time of the year to place on your mantel or anywhere to remember the true reason for the season.  These frosted hurricane luminaries are placed on wood bases and circled with metal silhouettes of the … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 6: Swanky Baby Vintage}

Today is the 6th day of the 12 days of Christmas Reviews & Giveaways 2015!   On the 6th day of Christmas, day2day joys gave to me... An absolutely adorable girls outfit! Whether you have a newborn or an older young lady, she'll look cute and stylish in these clothes from Swanky Baby Vintage. (They also have outfits for moms too!!)  Swanky Baby Vintage is all about southern in charm and timeless in style. The fashions of Swanky Baby Vintage offers bold patterns … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 2: Mamaw’s Many Blessings}

Today is the 2nd day of the 12 days of Christmas Reviews & Giveaways 2015!   On the 2nd day of Christmas, day2day joys gave to me... A handmade with love giveaway from Mamaw’s Many Blessings. Mamaw is actually my mom Carol, who is a Grandma to 5 blessings, and counting, #6 will be here in about 5-6 weeks! ? She has always had a talent to sew cute outfits, my sister and I always had matching outfits for holidays growing up. For the past several years, my mom has even … [Read more...]

12 Days of Christmas {Day 1: Canvas on Demand}

Today is the1st day of the 12 days of Christmas Reviews & Giveaways 2015!   On the 1st day of Christmas, day2day joys gave to me... A memorable keepsake to cherish forever from Canvas on Demand. You'll love this hanging on your wall!! Canvas on Demand is all about taking your prized photographs, whether they're from your instagram account or professionally taken photographs into a canvas work of art.  There are all different kinds of options for your canvases.The … [Read more...]

Coming Soon… 12 Days of Christmas 2015

Guess what?? It’s almost that time of year again for the annual 12 Days of Christmas! This year is quite busy as we are expecting baby #4 at the end of this year or beginning of next year. I hope your gearing up for all the Christmas music, festivities AND I can’t wait for you to learn about some awesome businesses & products in this year's12 Days of Christmas and get a chance to WIN the products. Woot! This year I have some wonderful businesses participating with products … [Read more...]

DIY Letter Artwork {Easy for kids too!}

I remember doing crafty things with my Grandma and my Mom so I hope my kids will also cherish times together getting crafty. Now as an adult, I still love doing crafty things and this love of getting crafty is being past down to my kids, hopefully. I am also a crafty things collector. I have numerous things in plastic containers, all labeled... now if I could only get that organized in other areas of my home. ;)  This is a simple tutorial of how to DIY for letter artwork that can … [Read more...]