Hannukah

DREIDEL GAME RULES – FREE PRINTABLE

Happy Hannukah / Chanukah / Hanukah! Here's a fun dreidel game starter kit to give to your kiddos or your students. Just add dreidels (HERE) and gelt (HERE). Print the cards HERE and cut. It also just happens to match our wrapping paper (HERE). Happy spinning! … [Read more...]

GIFT GUIDE – UNCOMMON GOODS

Here are a few of our favorite things! Uncommon Goods literally has something for everyone. Helloooo taco mobile. Anyone having a baby? Can we please get you a whole taco themed gift? Personally obsessed with the light box, and my kids are obsessed with the ice cream truck! Our friends, Haulin' … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY CARDS WITH MINTED.COM

Have you ever used Minted? Ok, click HERE and you're welcome. Oh and pppssst! 20% off your holiday cards through today at noon PST with discount code: CM2015. Minted did my holiday cards this year, and I am beyond grateful!! I could just rave about the whole process forever, but I'll try to keep … [Read more...]

RECIPE: CHALLAH

 Most thoughtful holiday gift ever! Etsy shop, Alyssa Makes Something, creates custom prints from your own recipes! Just send her the recipe, and she will turn it into a treasured family heirloom. You can even get a digital copy to share with the whole family or even print on tea towels- wouldn't … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY PHOTOSHOOT – OUTFITS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

I think we all sort of cringe a little when we think about dressing up our resistant kids (and husband!) in fancier clothes and convince them to smile like they love taking photos. Just me? But honestly, it's totally worth it in the end. I don't always appreciate this stage in my life. The messy, … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY CARDS + A MINTED DISCOUNT

Have you ever used Minted.com before? It's so bizarre for us to hear that some people haven't, because it's an incredible company! Everything is just so. freaking. easy. We just recently went crazy on their art site which we'll update you with later! Out of control good!  Minted has an … [Read more...]

DIY HOLIDAY CARDS DISPLAY

This is so easy... I don't even know why I'm posting it. BUT I think it turned out pretty cute. So. I'm also procrastinating cleaning my house. Typically when I'm at my most creative. I just received my first two holiday cards! One from my bestie since college, and one from my sweet little nieces … [Read more...]

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE FOR THE BOYS

Heeeeere we go, people! T-minus 24 days (or 15 days if you celebrate Hannukah like me) 'til Christmas! Here are my picks for the little dudes in your life.  Click the item names below for the links: 1. ALPHA POPS: These are genius. Combining a kid's favorite food group and learning? Check. … [Read more...]

LATKES AND VODKAS

It's the 6th night of Hannukah, and we're having latkes and vodkas over at our house!  A latke (rhymes with vodka) is a potato pancake cooked in oil- a traditional food we eat on Hannukah. My dad created a baked version that is just as good and is super easy to make, not to mention way … [Read more...]

CUSTOM HOLIDAY WRAP FOR THE LITTLES

Remember the chain link garlands you made in grade school? Well, we're reinventing them! They make perfect gift wrap toppers for the holidays. At Love & Lion we celebrate both Hannukah and Christmas, so we'll show you how to wrap using all the same supplies. This is the perfect craft for … [Read more...]