This blog is my attempt to document our busy but BLESSED lives raising and educating our children for His glory. A child of God, wife to one, and mom to 6 fabulous kids. We are in our 15th year of homeschooling using a Classical ~ Literature based approach.

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Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Mama's Holiday Wish list

TodaysMama and Provo Craft are giving away a sleighful of gifts this holiday season and to enter I’m sharing this meme with you. Head on over to TodaysMama and enter for your chance to win. On second thought, DON'T. That just means I have a better shot at winning, but I am a great sharer. No, seriously, GO. Enter.

1. What 5 items are on your holiday wish list this year?
  • double jogging stroller
  • Cuisinart food processor
  • Photoshop
  • Amazon Kindle
  • Pioneer Woman's cookbook

2. What is your favorite handmade gift you have received?

A Christmas tree skirt that my Aunt made us years ago. It goes under our main tree each year.

3. What handmade gift have you always wanted to tackle?

I would love to make a huge scrapbook for my Grandma of all her kids, grandkids, and great-grandbabies.

4. What was the best Christmas gift you received as a child?

My Cricket and Cabbage Patch Dolls.

5. What items are on your kid’s wish list this year?

Marie~ Adobe design premium, dress form

Madison~ Zhu Zhu pet, camera

Mikayla~Pillow pet, new bike

Montana~a gold cell phone *she's 3, and she already knows what she likes*

McKenzie~ a Merry 1st Christmas

6. What is your favorite holiday food?

Mashed potatoes, you can enjoy them year round.

7. What will you be hand-crafting for the holidays?

Can't say, some of my readers are the recipients of the gifts.

8. What is your favorite holiday movie?

The Polar Express

9. Favorite holiday song?

O Holy Night, Point of Grace's rendition

10. Favorite holiday pastime?

Baking, enjoying time with family and friends and helping the girls see the true meaning of Christmas.

Entering this contest is easy and fun. Just answer and post the meme below on your blog and send the link to with “Wish List Meme” in the subject line. (Don’t have a blog, no problem! You can post this as a note in Facebook and send the link too.) So what are you waiting for, you can't win if you don't enter!


  1. Thanks for stopping by my blog yesturday. Have a great day. Oh and the giveaway sounds amazing!

  2. Thanks for coming by my blog too! :)
    Also, you should check out for their digital scrapbooks. Then you could eaily assemble a scrapbook with all those pictures. :)