Tag Archives: Christmas

Happy Holidays Tag

December 6, 2019

Krispy Kreme Holiday Donuts It’s FRIDAY! It’s been a hot minute (aka over a year) since my last Q&A/Tag post so I thought it would be fun to share another one today. I know I’ve already done a Christmas Tag post but that was back in 2016 so I think it’s okay to share an updated one. Don’t worry, this Tag will have different holiday questions. But be sure to check out my Winter Wonderland Tag from 2016 HERE. (I promise it’s worth a read!).

Quick side note, how adorable and festive are those Kripsy Kreme doughnuts? 

Onto the tag:

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2019 Macy’s Holiday Windows on State Street in Chicago

December 4, 2019

2019 Macy's Holiday Windows on State Street in Chicago
Happy December friends. I know I missed Monday’s post but I’ve been busy, busy, busy at work!  BUT, I’m so excited because I have so much to look forward to in the next few weeks. This week at work I have back to back meetings daily and then Friday/this weekend I’m heading to DC. Next week I’m going to Disney World. And then I only have one week of work before NINE days off for Christmas. (We get Christmas Eve and Christmas off but I requested the whole week off).

December, I know you just started but I love you already!

Yesterday during my lunch break I decided to walk over to Macy’s and check out this years holiday window displays. (Throwback to last years/the 2018 Macy’s Holiday Windows on State Street in Chicago). And they were SO cute.

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New Christmas Tradition: Opening Disney Sock Advent Calendars

November 25, 2019

New Christmas Tradition: Opening Disney Sock Advent Calendars
Christmas time is my absolute FAVORITE time of year. (I mean, I’m sure that’s obvious by now). Each year I love picking out a new advent calendar to help me countdown to Christmas. For the past few years I’ve been doing LEGO themed advent calendars. This year LEGO released a super cute Star Wars and Harry Potter advent calendar.

While I love those two franchises, I wanted to do something a little different this year. I always see sock advent calendars but I never thought to get one. But this year that changed! Side note: is it just me or does anyone else’s socks just magically disappear throughout the year? I swear I start the year off with x amount of socks and by the holidays I’m left with four or five pairs.

Where do the socks go?!

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Christmas Traditions: Picking Out Christmas Wrapping Paper (2019)

November 22, 2019

Cute Christmas Wrapping Paper
Yes it’s November and yes I’m already done Christmas shopping. Well, 95% done. I’m picking up one or two more things on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Needless to say, Christmastime is among us. (At least for me it is and has been since November 1st).

It’s no secret I LOVE Christmas (and every holiday). And I have so many fun Christmasy things to do this weekend. Today, after I see Frozen II of course, I’m going to a Christmas themed pop up bar here in Chicago. And tomorrow is the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival! I LOVE the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival. Attending the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival is one of my favorite holiday traditions. Speaking of holiday traditions, it’s that time of year again:

Time to share my new wrapping paper haul!

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Is It Christmas Yet?!

November 20, 2019

Cute Christmas Bedroom Decor / Festival Christmas Bedroom Decor
Happy Hump Day. I feel like this week has been going by so slow. Like shouldn’t it be Friday already? I think it’s because next week is Thanksgiving and I only have a three day work week and a four day weekend. So time is going by super slow because I’m so excited for it to be next week.

I know what you’re thinking “It’s Wednesday, you don’t post on Wednesdays?”. You are correct! For the past month or so I’ve been posting on Monday and Friday. But as some of you may have already noticed, there was no post on Monday.

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