I am really starting to wonder why it is called the “terrible twos” and not the “terrible threes”.  I don’t remember the twos being so bad at all.  But the threes…the threes are a bit challenging. I have seen the idea of a “calming jar” floating around on Pinterest forever, but never really thought it […]

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  • Corsage @ A Dollop Of Me - “I don’t remember the twos being so bad at all. But the threes…the threes are a bit challenging.” Am totally with you on this one!

    Love your photos, by the way :)ReplyCancel

  • julia [life on churchill] - I love this idea! I have a similar mason jar and two preschoolers who would love it. Has the glass held up okay?ReplyCancel

We have a lot of advent calendars in our house.  I know.  But they are all so different I can’t choose just one.  Yesterday I shared our list of advent activities for this year, which is fun, but sometimes a little time consuming.  This next idea is so easy, anyone can do it. All you […]

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  • courtney - Awesome once again Kaley…where do you find the time? I always love good book suggestions…so thank you! Have you guys read all these books before and do you recommend any particular ones to purchase?ReplyCancel

  • Advent Calendars | Cultivate - […] 5. Wrapped books, one for each day. (I really like this idea for a 12 Days of Christmas activity). From Kaley Ann Photography. […]ReplyCancel

  • The Advent Calendars…Continued - […] here to read more about our Christmas book Advent calendar and for a list of great Christmas books for […]ReplyCancel

Last year we started an Activity Advent Calendar, with a fun Christmas activity planned for each day of December.  It worked out great for us, so we are doing it again this year, with a few changes to our list.  While it seems like a lot to do, most of the activities on our list […]

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  • The Advent Calendars…Continued - […] *If you would like to see what is on our 2012 list, click here.* […]ReplyCancel

  • courtney - I think you are going to need to sell these types of things for lazy moms like me!! I would love to do it, I am just not as crafty and can’t seem to find the time. Let me know your price! :)ReplyCancel

So you had your photo session, and got a ton of amazing images.  If you had your session with me (I hope you did!) you have all of your digital negatives. You love them all and have looked at them a hundred times. But do not let them just sit on your hard drive! Get […]

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  • kati - it always cracks me up how alike we are! we’ve obviously done the same researching :)

    i agree with all of this! though i have also had great luck with paperculture.com for holiday cards. this year i went with minted, though, and they turned out great!ReplyCancel

    • kaleyann - oooh, I will have to check out paperculture. If you like it I am sure I will too. ;)

      And already done with your holiday cards? Impressive!ReplyCancel