What Kids Really Want For Christmas

What kids really want for Christmas. Pass it on.

A promotional video from Ikea in Spain was translated with English subtitles and it is powerful. Watch these little kids write their Three Kings (Santa) letters and ask for all the sorts of things your kids ask for. Then watch as they write a letter about what they really want for Christmas from their parents.

How to Hide All the Ugly Things in Your House

Hide all the ugly things in your house!

Hide all the eyesores in your house by disguising them or covering them up! I’ve found 10 different “ugly” areas that almost everyone deals with . I hope you love these ideas! Now you can hide all the ugly things! Tutorials and links below each photo. 1. Hide your printer PBJ stories has this tutorial.

Printable Santa Gift Tags


Have you finished shopping? Don’t forget to print some of these adorable free printable Santa gift tags. Three different types to choose from! Print from The Idea Room Print from Three Little Monkeys Studio Print from Design Corral

2015 Calendars You’ll Love

Love this 2015 calendar!

It’s time to buy a calendar for 2015! I’ve been searching and I’ve found some really adorable ones! I hope you enjoy these! This post contains affiliate links. 2015 Calendars You’ll LOVE Today is Going To Be A Great Day! 2015 Mini Wall Calendar  Mary Engelbreit 2015 Mini Wall Calendar: Live and Learn 2015 Live

Crock Pot Mashed Potatoes

mashed potatoes in a crock pot - 2 new methods!

Who doesn’t love mashed potatoes?? I know everyone in my house does but I rarely make them. Until now. Did you know you can make mashed potatoes in a slow cooker?? You can! And mix them in the slow cooker as well. No extra dishes, no boiling water. EASY. There are two methods for crock

Santa Hat Patterns


Looking for Santa hat patterns? I’ve found crochet, knit & fleece patterns for kids, adults and a doll! Just scroll through to see which you prefer. Each hat has a tutorial linked below the photo. Enjoy! Get the pattern at CreatiKnit. Pattern from Fleece Fun. Pattern from Ashlee Marie. Pattern HERE. Knit baby Santa hat

Amazing Kitchen Tips & Hacks You’ll Be Glad to Know

how to juice a lime

Need to peel garlic quickly, slice tomatoes in 2 seconds, cool a six pack in 2 minutes or amaze your friends? I love finding new kitchen hacks. Here are some amazing kitchen tips and hacks you’ll love learning! How to Separate an Egg How to Juice a Lime (It’s Different Than a Lemon) How to Cool a

20 Most Popular Posts of 2014

Most popular posts in 2014

2014 has been an exciting year at Andrea’s Notebook! Out of hundreds of posts here are the most popular posts of 2104. Some are old and continue to be popular year after year and some are brand new but have shot up to the top of the list quickly! Enjoy! Andrea Make an Ornament Wreath