12 Days of Christmas, our holiday "bucket list" that makes our season stress free!

Years ago when our kids were younger (they are now 13, 15 and 19), we wanted to take the focus off of the retail madness that surrounds Christmas and the holidays.  Advertisers bring out the big guns during this season to entice kids and we, the consumers, are constantly bombarded with the idea we "need" a lot of stuff that we don't actually need.  We were tired of hearing the "I wants" and didn't want our kids coveting every new fangled toy, electronic or shiny-blinged-out-whatchamacallit....more
Wow.  What an extensive list. Love it.  How did Bowling get on that list?  ;) I’ve created a ... more