Last-Minute Stocking Stuffers

From the practical (batteries) to the nostalgic (Big) to the decadent (hot cocoa chocolates), here are my top 10 picks for rocking their stockings. Of all the traditions this season stands for, stuffing my family’s stockings nears the top of the list of my all-time favorites, somewhere between baking gingerbread cookies with my mom and hosting my annual nachos Navidad dinner party for my girlfriends Read more ...

10 Homemade Gifts Kids can Make

Inspired by the outpouring of comments about how much you love the homemade gifts featured in “DIY Beauty Gifts in Jars,” we wanted to share more wonderful gift ideas with you. I asked my girls Breanna and Bayleigh, now 20 and 11, to share their favorite projects over the years. Below are some examples they shared (via Pinterest, of course). All can be made with inexpensive materials, are completely Read more ...

Avoid the Crowd with Free Shipping

The holidays are around the corner, and the stress of finding the perfect gifts is creeping upon us. Malls are getting overly crowded with anxious customers trying to get their hands on the best deals. If being surrounded by the extra amount of people isn’t your cup of tea, we’ve gathered up some retailers that are offering free shipping codes for you! But hurry! These codes won’t last long. Read more ...