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Three Questions To Ask Before You Do Something Scary

by Heather Caliri December 29, 2014
Three Questions To Ask Before You Do Something Scary

This post is by Heather Caliri, regular contributor to The Happiest Home and blogger at A Little Yes. Heather writes about saying “yes” to little things that scare us. You can read all her posts here. Ever since I started a website about saying ‘yes’ to things, I’ve been trying to take intentional risks. But as I practice being […]

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The Reason For The Season? Joy.

by Meagan Francis December 24, 2014
The Reason For The Season? Joy.

We’re spending Christmas Eve with our families today, but wanted to pop in and share this post from last year. Whatever you’re celebrating this week, we’re sending warm wishes from our homes to yours. Enjoy! -Meagan & Sarah Earlier this week, I spent an evening wrapping gifts. And when I say “spent an evening” I […]

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You Don’t Have To Save Christmas

by Heather Caliri December 22, 2014
You Don’t Have To Save Christmas

If the final days before Christmas feel stressful for you, you’re not alone. We thought we’d revisit this wise post from last year, by regular contributor Heather Caliri. My favorite tip? “Feel your feelings, not everyone else’s.” SO. TRUE. Enjoy! -Sarah I still remember my very first Christmas movie. Specifically, I remember the merchandising tie-in: […]

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Christmas At Home With Meagan & Sarah: The Home Hour Episode 46

by Meagan Francis December 17, 2014
Christmas At Home With Meagan & Sarah: The Home Hour Episode 46

With just a week left until Christmas, things are both ramping up and winding down – depending on whom you ask. School lets out this Friday for both Sarah’s and my kids, and since neither of us is traveling for the holidays this year we’re both looking forward to low-key days at home next week. […]

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#HolidayResponsibly: How To Have A Good Time And Stay Safe This Holiday

by Meagan Francis December 17, 2014
#HolidayResponsibly: How To Have A Good Time And Stay Safe This Holiday

This post was written in partnership with Responsibility.org.  I come from a long line of party animals.  My siblings and I love to laugh, sing, dance, and have fun – and we never have more fun than when we’re all together. And yes, “adult” beverages are a part of our family’s holiday traditions, along with raucous card games, loud sing-a-longs […]

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When The Littlest Still Believes (For Now)

by Sarah Powers December 15, 2014
When The Littlest Still Believes (For Now)

Happy Monday, everyone! Can you believe we’re just 10 days away from Christmas? As Meagan and I wrap up our big week of giveaways last week (check your email! did you win?), we thought we’d share a piece Meagan wrote for The Washington Post earlier this month. If you’ve got little Santa believers at home […]

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Big Week Of Giveaways! Win $300 To Spend At Minted.com!

by Meagan Francis December 11, 2014
Big Week Of Giveaways! Win $300 To Spend At Minted.com!

It’s our Big Week Of Giveaways here at The Happiest Home! Check out all giveaway posts here, and read on for what we’ve got for you today… For our final holiday giveaway this year, we’re thrilled to work with a company we really love: Minted, which gives independent artists an opportunity to connect with potential […]

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Get Caught Up With Holiday Episodes Of The Home Hour!

by Meagan Francis December 11, 2014
Get Caught Up With Holiday Episodes Of The Home Hour!

Happy holidays, all! I’m not sure how it’s possible that we are just two weeks from Christmas! Sarah and I have been working hard on our holiday giveaways this week – not to mention festivities in our own homes – so we thought it would be a good opportunity to round up some previous holiday […]

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Big Week Of Giveaways! Win A Maxi Scooter From Micro Kickboard

by Meagan Francis December 10, 2014
Big Week Of Giveaways! Win A Maxi Scooter From Micro Kickboard

It’s our Big Week Of Giveaways here at The Happiest Home! Check out all giveaway posts here, and read on for what we’ve got for you today… We first introduced you to the Micro Kickboard line of scooters this past summer, when Sarah’s daughter Violet got to take the Mini Micro 3-in-1 for a spin […]

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Big Week Of Giveaways! Win Doll Furniture From One Step Ahead

by Sarah Powers December 9, 2014
Big Week Of Giveaways! Win Doll Furniture From One Step Ahead

It’s our Big Week Of Giveaways here at The Happiest Home! Check out all giveaway posts here, and read on for what we’ve got for you today… These days, it’s double the fun when it comes to doll play in our house. My oldest, six-and-a-half, has always loved dolls. We’re the lucky owners of a giant […]

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