Hey mom, gather the kids around the computer! This is cool, Christmas fun that I’ve done with my kids for a few years now! There is a way you can track Santa on his magical mission to bring toys to good girls and boys. It’s the official Norad Santa Tracker website. It has a clock counting down to Christmas, along with some cool reign deer games for the kids to play as they await Santa’s big a arrival! Click the pic and enjoy the tracking Santa!
And I would imagine you have your Christmas traditions. But in case you don’t or wanted to change it up a bit this year, I have the 7 fun family traditions to start this year:
1. Give kids a surprise to wake up to (and gain an extra hour or so of sleep for yourself) by hanging stockings by their beds filled with breakfast snacks such as cereal bars, travel-size board games, crayons, and activity books.
And every year, my wife, Sharon does baked goods and handmade gifts for family and friends and it’s so cool to hand them out to folks and share that special moment. Well, here’s something I thought was helpful when it comes to homemade or handmade gifts!
1. Good manners and gratefulness overlap, so if you get them started young to recognize kindness and generosity, when they are older it will be easier for them to grasp. Saying "thank you" might just be a learned behavior for now, but when they are old enough they will be able to attach the meaning to the manners.
It's a marriage proposal -- with bite. Introducing Jesse Gail, who popped the question in front of the shark tank at the Albuquerque, New Mexico, Biopark Aquarium. Jesse managed to enlist the help of a diver in the tank who was holding up a sign reading, "will you marry me?" Gail then got down on one knee… Oh, and she said yes!
Got to say my favorite actress has always been Sandra Bullock and I want to congratulate her on being named Entertainment Weekly’s Entertainer of the year! Her tremendous talent and range is what earned her the top spot on their annual list of the most exciting performers in 2013!
After slaving in a kitchen for hours if not days, you may find this impossible, but I came across an article that guarantees you can cook your Thanksgiving dinner in just under 60 minutes! I checked it out and it’s very cool! Got the link below! Happy cooking and bon appetite!
It's a common trope that kids sneak around every year trying to find their presents. (And let's not mention the adults who do the same.) Where can one find a safe spot, away from prying eyes? Here are some of our favorite ideas — be sure to share your own below!
1. Secret Stash Spots: The absolute best spots are those that were designed as hiding places from the get-go.
The American Music Awards on last night and as usual lots of stuff. Well, I have the complete list of winners with Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake dominating the night! See below!
Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift
Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist: Justin Timberlake