Life of Becka

Confessions of a Dreamer

A New Chapter

Do you remember when we where kids and the choose your own adventure books where all the rage? I do not think I understood the parrallel of these books in relation to life itself until a very short time ago. I remember reading them with passion, trying hard to make the right choice to see where my character would go to next. As an adult I have realized how we do this on a daily basis without ever really knowing that we are.

December 31, 2009 · 1 Comment

Your Child Can Be Santa

Below are 5 simple things that you can do today, tomorrow or anytime before Christmas, to give you kids the ultimate gifts this year. The gifts of understanding, compassion and altruism. These truly embody the Spirit of Santa and teach our children what the holidays are about.

December 14, 2009

The History of Santa Claus

Article taken from:  The History of Santa Claus THE HISTORY OF SANTA CLAUS Santa Claus hasn’t always looked like the jolly old fellow we know today. Like so many other … Continue reading

December 14, 2009

Shaken Not Stirred

To create all you need to do is use your imagination. Put holiday sayings on the glass, your recipeints name or use stencils to make a “Sex in the City” set, a holiday themed set, whatever you choose! Your imagination is the limit and every time they use the glass they will think of you!

November 24, 2009 · 1 Comment

3. Going Green

Got a hippie chick in your family? Go green this holiday and give her a one-of-a-kind stenciled shopping bag. A very inexpensive and beautiful gift that she will use for years to come.

November 24, 2009

2. Jammin Java

Coffee and chocolate are mmmm…mmmm…good. Holiday Gift idea no 2 is a Jammin Java gift basket. Give your loved one something they will enjoy and cherish this year with a sweet treat from the heart.

November 24, 2009

1. Pine Cone FireStarters

Post 1 of 10 on inexpensive and memorable gifts you can make at home for the holiday season. The spirit of the season is about sharing and expressing love for family and friends. These are 10 great ways to do this on a budget.

November 24, 2009 · 1 Comment

Tis the Season…For Giving Back

In a world where even our televisions boast over 300 channels, shopping for the holidays can take on a competitive sports quality, racing one another to get that last doll or the best deal on the perfect video game. So how in today’s world of never ending choices do we focus on making our kids happy while still teaching them the value of giving back?

November 17, 2009 · 2 Comments