Christmas

Egg, Ham, and Croissant Breakfast Casserole Recipe for Christmas Morning

This Breakfast Casserole recipe is a combination of honey baked ham, flaky croissants, and creamy eggs that have been whisked to perfection with whole milk was exactly what Santa wanted us to be eating as we watched our nearest and dearest tear into colorfully wrapped gifts. I almost wish I had never made this Breakfast Casserole recipe. As breakfast casseroles go, I usually stick to the lighter sort. Many times they’re crustless, often times including things like kale and butternut squash, and almost never do they contain 2 cups of …

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Christmas in Round Top and Holiday Bucket Lists

This time last year we were in a moving frenzy and a newborn baby fog. Fast forward 365 days, though, and it’s been a pretty magical Christmas season already. There is a Christmas tree lot in our neighborhood that I’ve been taking the girls to in the afternoons. The people are so friendly there and don’t mind the girls chasing each other through the trees and collecting limbs and pine cones that make their way home with us. We spent last weekend at The Vintage Round Top with friends. There was a Christmas parade and plenty …

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12 DIY Holiday Projects to Add to Your December Bucket List

Feel like doing something fun and creative this holiday season? I’ve rounded up some of my favorite DIY holiday projects. From a gorgeous homemade advent calendar to beautiful DIY Christmas ornaments, read on for fun holiday craft project the whole family will love! This time last year we were frantically counting down the final days until we could move into our new house. Would the drywall slow us down?! The tile?! City inspectors?! That coupled with a baby that was only a few months old equaled a more pared down holiday season. We …

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2018 Gift Guides || The Best Things on The Planet Under $30

Happy Friday, friends! I hope this post finds you full to the brim not just with good food, but with the joy and contentment that comes from spending time with friends and family and the excitement of this most magical time of the year. This is the fifth in our 2018 series of gift guides and proof that a great gift doesn’t have to be a huge expenditure. It might sound trite to say that it’s the thought that counts but truly my favorite gifts are always the ones that I can tell were meant just for me. So without further ado, …

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