christmas gifts

10 Unexpected Holiday Gifts that People LOVE

By Erin Oltmanns

Let’s be honest for a moment, shall we? There are years when the gift giving is straight up MAGIC. When inspiration strikes early and often and you become a whirling dervish of holiday gift-giving awesomeness. Other years? Not so much. I don’t think anyone is to blame for this—there are ... Read More

Give a Holiday Movie Memory

By Erin Oltmanns

This post is sponsored by Fox Home Entertainment. I’m working hard at instilling a favorite holiday tradition of mine with my kiddos...packing in as many holiday movies as we can between Black Friday and Christmas Day. There is nothing better than popping popcorn, making hot cocoa, and watching... Read More

American Girl and Bitty Baby Giveaway [Closed]

By Rachael Herrscher

We want to help you get your holiday shopping off to a good start! If you've got girls in your house you can't go wrong with an American Girl doll! We think these dolls are an especially great gift for sisters. I was a tomboy growing up and didn't have many dolls. As a matter of fact we don't hav... Read More

The Week That Exploded

By Erica Fehrman

It happens every year.  I decorate on time, plan a few formal activities and casual outings, and settle in for a calm Christmas season. No, the week doesn't explode because we let our kids play with Christmas lights and power outlets. We volunteer for a project or two, I invite some girlfrien... Read More

Pinterest Holiday Gift Guides

By Carina

We have been pinning our hearts out to bring you the best holiday gift guides for everyone on your list! Just pop on over to TodaysMama's Pinterest Page to see what we've picked out for under your tree. You'll be able to see our boards for yourself, and pin the things you want to give your loved ... Read More

Printable 12 Days of Christmas Tags

By Erin Oltmanns

I love the idea of gifting my love ones with 12 wonderful things to countdown to Christmas Day. I do not so much love the pressure to come up with a clever rhyme to accompany those wonderful things. Problem solved! We’ve got printable 12 Days of Christmas tags for you to use to spread merrim... Read More

Holiday Gift Guide: For Toddlers

By Carina

I love toddlers and I especially love all the adorable toys for them to develop their imaginations. That's why this gift guide for toddlers was so much fun to assemble. Who doesn't love to see their little faces light up with surprise and delight?   Keep your toddler occupied for hours (o... Read More

Giveaway – Gifts for All the Kids!

By Rachael Herrscher

Congratulations to our winner Krystal! We've got a bundle of goodies to toss under your tree . . . Caillou Treehouse Playset Climb aboard Caillou's colorful tree house for hours of fun playtime. This Caillou Tree House Playset is crafted with amazing attention to detail,... Read More

Diary of Wimpy Kid and Shel Silverstein

By Rachael Herrscher

I kind of died laughing when I read this. I have the same thoughts and emotions for Shel Silverstein as an adult. This book has proven it's worth in gold as one of the most gratifying gifts of Christmas! Best page written in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Period. End game. (in case you... Read More