Category: Christmas

5 Lovely Christmas Tree Music Boxes

Christmas Tree Music Boxes

A Christmas tree music box makes a beautiful decoration for the holidays. It looks lovely sitting on a shelf, possibly with other collectibles, on top of a piano, or as a conversation piece for a holiday party. I found these…

Our Week of Christmas Movies

Our Week of Christmas Movies

Rachael suggested that we watch a different Christmas movie every night this week, so here’s what we watched: Elf I had never even heard of Will Ferrell when I first saw this movie a couple years ago (although of course…

Nutter Butter Reindeer Christmas Cookies

Nutter Butter Reindeer Christmas Cookies

  Our church has a Cookie Sale every year in early December, where donate cookies and all the proceeds go to MUST Ministries. Rebecca made these for the sale last year, and they were a big hit, so she made…

Our Christmas Tree Ornaments

Our Christmas Tree Ornaments

We have a pretty set-in-stone Christmas tree tradition around here. The Saturday after Thanksgiving, we put on the soundtrack for A Charlie Brown Christmas, get all the Christmas stuff down from the attic, and start setting it up while the…

Packing Samaritan’s Purse Shoe Boxes

Samaritan's Purse Shoebox with Snoopy

Benjamin attends a “homeschool school” kind of thing at a church one day a week, where he takes PE, astronomy, stop-motion film-making, Lego Robotics, and math games. It’s a nice arrangement, and he quickly made a good friend there. Anyway,…

Three Fluffy Snowy Owl Christmas Ornaments

Fluffy Snowy owl christmas ornaments

An owl isn’t exactly the first thing that comes to my mind when I think of snow and Christmas ornaments — in fact, it’s not even the first animal that comes to mind. However, I discovered these “Snowy Owls” ornaments…

Christmas Toys for Dogs

Christmas Toys for Dogs

Today I’m featuring four toys to get your dog for Christmas. Wait! I hear you saying. Isn’t the name of this blog “Three Kids, Three Cats, and a Husband”? Yes, as a matter of fact, it is. But I wasn’t…

Angel Costumes for Girls

5 Beautfiful Angel Costumes for Girls

    It’s November, and girls (and possibly even boys!) all over the country will soon be needing angel costumes for Christmas plays and pageants. Of course, if your daughters are anything like mine, they don’t need any reason at…

Christmas Dresses for Babies

Pretty Christmas Dresses for Babies

Yes, it’s August, not November or December … but as I type this, my two youngest kids are looking on the Internet together considering items to add to their Christmas list. And, as any organized person knows, the more “Christmas…

The One Christmas Movie we Watch EVERY Year

Christmas movie we watch every year

  I’m not a huge fan of tons of Christmas movies; maybe because my family never really watched them when I was growing up. I know many families watch certain movies together every year, and we never did that. Just…