Holiday Brunch with Martin’s Famous Potato Rolls and Bread!

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, music playing, and a lot of delicious food is what makes the holidays so special. My family and I have many get togethers, parties, and company throughout the holiday season. One of my favorite meals to host is brunch! I love all things brunch and I wanted to share 2 brunch recipes that you and all of your company are sure to love! [Read more…]

Polar Express Movie Night

 

The Polar Express is one of my favorite Christmas stories turned movies. I love the message it sends to kids and kids alike, seeing is not believing. The bell still rings for those who believe! We have a annual movie watching and story reading session each Christmas season in our home. My kids, and even my kids friends look forward to this special tradition. I wanted to share with you a few fun ideas to help you have a Polar Express movie night in your home!  [Read more…]

Peanuts Holiday Gift Guide ~ Win A Prize Pack!

Christmas time is almost here, and nothing says the holidays more than my favorite Peanuts Christmas classic, A Charlie Brown Christmas! I loved watching this Peanuts Christmas movie with my family growing up, and I love to do the same with my own family now. In the spirit of Christmas, I want to share some of my favorite holiday Peanuts gift items, and of course give you the chance to win a Peanuts Prize Pack!  [Read more…]

Show Your Christmas Spirit with the Star Shower!

Looking for an easy but festive way to add some holiday decor to the outside of your house? Then you need to get a Star Shower! These are great for adding a special seasonal touch to your home. [Read more…]

Play All Day At The Gaylord National ~ ICE!, Christmas Village, & More!

 

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! As soon as you enter the grand Atrium, or lobby of the Gaylord National, you are greeted with stunning Christmas decor! So beautiful, and it totally sets the stage for all of the Holiday fun that the Gaylord National offers during the season. You can spend the whole day here and enjoy the festive activities! See the fun in store and start planing your visit!

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Dark Chocolate Peppermint Dipped Cookies

Nothing says the holidays are here like a fresh batch of cookies! I love to bake and I love to add seasonal touches to my baking. I am excited to be a part of Houseful of Nicholes Houseful of Cookies! In the spirit of Christmas, and cookie exchanges, I have a delicious Dark Chocolate Peppermint Dipped Cookie recipe to share with you! [Read more…]

Tysons Corner Center ~ Holiday Gift Guide

Tysons Corner Center has so much to offer all year round. With over 300 specialty shops and restaurants, Tysons Corner Center has it all. Tysons has a great selection of fashion, retail, dining and entertainment. One of the things I love most about Tysons is the ability to always find what I’m looking for. With the holidays fast approaching, I want to share my top picks for everyone on your list!  [Read more…]

Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas~ Giveaway & Activity Sheets!

 

Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You, is here on Blu-rayTM, DVD, Digital and On Demand! Narrated and executive produced by Mariah Carey, the animated family film follows little Mariah as she chases her dream of having a puppy of her very own, making her ultimate wish for Christmas come true.

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Santa HQ at Tysons Corner Center

Santa is officially in the building, at Tysons Corner Center that is! My kids and I recently checked out Santa Headquarters and I have the full scoop on this fun, interactive experience.   [Read more…]

The Most Famous Reindeer of All is Coming to Gaylord National Resort!

The Capital Region’s largest resort holiday celebration, Christmas On The Potomac, presented by FUJIFILM INSTAX®, will shine a little brighter this year at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. The nearly 2,000 room hotel is showcasing Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer carved in colorful ice sculptures at its popular ICE! attraction. The annual celebration kicks off November 18 and is promising more thrills and chills for its daily holiday line-up. [Read more…]