Merry Christmas 2014

Merry Christmas

How quickly this year has gone by. It seems like only last month I was wishing you a Merry Christmas. Where does the time go? We hope your year has been a good one. It has been for us. Thank you for stopping by and reading our posts, commenting on our posts and encouraging Techno Dude, Rebecca, ECD […]

Almond Cake Recipe


I don’t often bake, but when Christmas rolls around you’ll find me pulling out my measuring cups, dusting off my cookbooks and donning my Christmas apron to get down to the business of baking up my family’s favorite sweets. This year has been no exception, I already have my Shortbread Cookies  and these Yummy Treats in the freezer. […]

Shine On

Shine On

December has arrived and so has the season of everything merry and bright. As this joyful season gets underway, I encourage you to let the love that resides in you to shine on this season. Showing love and care to those around us is one way to celebrate the season that will have a lasting effect […]

Tech Tuesday: Google’s Santa Tracker

Google Santa Tracker

Well, it’s that time of year again and I hope you have already started gathering the gifts you will be giving to your favourite nerds and geeks. As of the publishing date of this post, Christmas is only 23 days away, so there is not a moment to lose. Last year I wrote about NORAD’s […]

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

  Thank you for reading our posts all year long, we really appreciate it. We wish you the very best of the holiday season. From our house to yours, Merry Christmas!  

Tech Tuesday: Santa Tracker

Pictures of Vintage Real Santa Claus carrying gift sack

In honor of the fact that this is the first Tech Tuesday to fall on Christmas Eve, I thought I’d help you to keep abreast of Santa’s whereabouts. You may or may not know of the NORAD Santa Tracker, but you probably don’t know the story of when and why NORAD started tracking Santa each […]

Etsy Roundup: The Colors of Christmas – Gold

Gold Star Confetti

Here is our last installment of our Etsy Roundup: Christmas Colors. I hope you have enjoyed seeing our selections as much as we have enjoying ‘shopping’ for them on Etsy. If you’re new here, you might want to take a peek at our red, green and silver Etsy Roundups. As always, clicking on the image […]

A Letter To Santa

Santa Letter

This week on the SpinCycle we’ve been encouraged to write a letter to Santa. I’ve never written a letter to Santa before. Either have my kids. Have you written a letter to Santa? Have your kids? At first I thought this writing challenge would be breeze, but the more I thought about it the harder […]

Etsy Roundup: The Colors of Christmas – Silver

Heart Shaped Measuring Spoons

Silver is a beautiful Christmas color. When I think of silver and Christmas I immediately think of the song Silver Bells. Have you started playing Christmas music yet? Just this past weekend I loaded my iPod up with mine. While looking through the many listings on Etsy this week I found some fun and unique […]

Etsy Roundup: The Colors of Christmas – Green


This week we bring you some cool Christmas gift ideas from Etsy featuring the color green. There are lots of cool green items on Etsy, but here are a few of our favorites. Just click on the image to go to the seller’s shop on Etsy. If you’re looking to add a little something special […]