Category Archives: Gift Ideas

Holiday Gift: Stove Top Potpourri + Free Printable

Project Real Mom: Infuse your house with these holiday scents!
Christmas is just around the corner and if you’re anything like me, you’re feeling a little overwhelmed! I can’t believe how quickly it snuck up on me! Of course, I probably say that EVERY year. Oh well.  If you’re still looking for that last minute gift idea for your neighbors, co-workers, friends, your child’s teacher, […]

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Candy Cane Cocoa for Classmates + Free Printable

Project Real Mom: Candy Cane Hot Chocolate makes a great gift for classmates!
Each year my kiddos want to give a gift to their classmates before they depart for the Christmas break. With two kids in school, and A LOT of kids in their classrooms, that can get to be pretty expensive! We also have the added complication in our school district that students are not allowed to […]

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Dress Up Your Entryway with Holiday Greens!

Project Real Mom: Festive holiday greens dress up your front door.
It always depresses me when I have to take the flowers out of my beautiful pots around the front door. I like to leave them in as long as possible but Mother Nature usually makes the decision for me on when to take them out. It seems we always have an early frost (or earlier than […]

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The “Happy Pill” of Holiday Cocktails (and Survival)

Project Real Mom: Meet my little friends: lime, cranberry and champagne.
Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and with it comes the ensuing craziness (and let’s be honest, Drama!) of the holiday season. My husband’s family tends to be pretty “Brady Bunch” – calm, cool, collected. Mine on the other hand…oh boy, you better hold on tight. It’s gonna be one hell of a ride.  My husband and I always […]

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All Things Halloween!

Project Real Mom: Ghost cupcakes for the whole family to enjoy!
Halloween is just around the corner and I wanted to share some of our tricks and treats that we’ve been working on this week!  Tasty Treats for Classmates & Trick-or-Treaters We tend not to hand out candy for Halloween. (BUT, I am thankful for those of you that do because then I get to raid my kids’ […]

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