The months have whizzed by. A whole lot of life has happened between now and my last post. All those details will be for another day and another post. For now, I’m excited that my favorite link up party of the year is here! If you’re looking for a gift for someone or just a new product to try, I’m sharing my favorite things I discovered this year.
Jane’s Original Mixed Up Salt: Great product on anything but really tasty on popcorn!
J.Olive Company Oils and Vinegars: Each month, this company features a new combination. One of my favorites is Blood Orange Olive Oil and Cranberry Pear Balsamic. They offer reasonably priced sample packs to try their products.
Neutrogena Beach Defense Sunscreen Stick: A great product to keep in the backpack or purse if you tend to burn. No mess. Great for moms on the go too!
San Pellegrino Limonata Sparkling Beverage: A refreshing tart lemony drink – If you like sour lemon drops like lemon Zotz, you should like this drink. This company also carries a blood orange, grapefruit, and an orange flavor.
iRobot Roomba: Life changing- Enough said.
Book Darts: I learned about this little helper from blogger Modern Mrs. Darcy. A super product for a book lover or anyone who is trying to keep their place but doesn’t want to deal with bookmarks that fall out or bulk up the pages.
Rimmel Airy Fairy Lipstick: Right shade of nude pink plus it’s creamy and cheap!
Our family loves to watch movies and holiday time seems to bring on the urge for some serious movie bingeing. In fact, movies invade our everyday speak. We will weave a quote in while talking with one another. I don’t think a week goes by that someone doesn’t use a quote or reference. Obscure ones are like extra points. Quotes range from the common like “Wove, twue wove” from The Princess Bride to “Almost there” from Star Wars IV. ( If you can tell me the scene of that obscure quote, I’ll ask Santa to send you extra candy!!)
Here are our Top 12 favorites to watch over the Christmas holiday.
1. A Muppet Christmas Carol
2. It’s A Wonderful Life
3. White Christmas
4. Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas ! : Animated
5. A Christmas Carol with George C. Scott
7. The Santa Clause
8. The Polar Express
9. The Mrs. Miracle movies
10. The Holiday
These movies aren’t Christmas movies but we love watching them during the holidays.
11. The Harry Potter series
12. The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit series
We are also really enjoying these two new movies on Hallmark Channel.
The Nine Lives of Christmas
A Royal Christmas
Happy viewing this Christmas season!
“We love because he first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 NIV Bible