30 Holiday Gift Ideas for College Students

holiday gift ideas for college students

The holidays are the most wonderful time of the year.  It's the time of year that families gather for fellowship and great food.  This includes your child who's away at college.  You're excited that you will be able to spend time with your entire family.  So far, everyone has given you their Christmas wish list.  Except the college student.  Unfortunately, thinking about anything except finals is more than their brain can handle. So, to take the worry off you I put together a list of items that every college student can use.  Most of the items I sent to my own daughter throughout her four years of higher education.  All were appreciated.  Here's a list of holiday gift ideas for college students:   Gift/Gas Cards - All … [Continue]

Sundy’s Best Linkup – #154

Christmas decor ideas

  Welcome to Week 154 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup. Christmas is around the corner. We’re continuing our Merry Christmas to You theme this week. We’re looking for Christmas crafts, recipes, decorating idea, mantel displays and more. It's Christmas related, we're looking for it. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and deck makeovers, front porch makeover ideas, organization tips, ideas for backyard hot dog roasts, and more. Blow the dust off your old posts and share those on our linkup too. They’re are great for inspiration. Anything goes, as long as it’s family friendly and you may linkup as many posts as you would like. Be … [Continue]

How to Decorate a Dorm Room On a Budget

how to decorate a dorm room

    Student life is anything but easy.  Making new friends, checking things off your bucket list and living like there’s no tomorrow.  College life brings all this and much more.  However, it also brings financial difficulties. You are expected to survive on the allowance that you get from home.  As a result, you cannot afford … [Continue]

3 Ideas To Achieve The Perfect Alternative To Christmas Dinner

alternative christmas ideas

    Turkey and ham are great, but every year you yearn for something different.  However, every year you succumb to tradition.  It’s not that you don’t enjoy having the family around the table.  Who doesn't love feasting on turkey, roasted potatoes, rich red wine gravy and bejeweled Christmas pudding.  But, you're constantly … [Continue]

13 Fun and Frugal Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas

Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

    Note: This post contains affiliate links.  I am an Amazon partner.  So, if you click on a link and make a purchase, I may be compensated.  Compensation keeps Mother 2 Mother going and helps me spoil my grandchildren.  There will no fee or additional costs to you. Tired of the same boring gift wrap in stores?  We have the … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #153

Christmas decor ideas

  Welcome to Week 153 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup. Christmas is around the corner.  We’re continuing our Merry Christmas to You theme this week. We’re looking for Christmas crafts, recipes, decorating idea, mantel displays and more. It's Christmas related, we're looking for it. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home … [Continue]

15 Festive Christmas Cookie Ideas

Christmas Cookie Ideas

  Nothing says Christmas better than twinkling lights and a batch of homemade cookies.  I decided to do a round-up of festive, but flavorful Christmas cookie recipes.  The goal was to look for cookies that were unique and would make a great gift or look festive on a party table.  I think out 15 Festive recipes will do just that.  Here's a … [Continue]

5 Festive and Delicious Holiday Dog Treats: Unique Gifts

holiday dog treat ideas

Christmas is around the corner.  Soon the kitchen will be filled with the joys of baking.  Homemade cookies are always a Christmas favorite.  Either as gifts or treats for family and friends.  But what about the family pet?  They love treats too. We gathered a few recipes, so that you can make delicious holiday dog treats for your family pooch.  … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkupkup – #152

Christmas decor ideas

  Welcome to Week 152 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup.  Christmas is around the corner.  So, we’re starting our Merry Christmas to You theme this week. We’re looking for Christmas crafts, recipes, decorating idea, mantel displays and more.  It's Christmas related, we're looking for it. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, … [Continue]

How To Create A Great Outdoor Living Space:

Outdoor Living Space Ideas

  Outdoor living is quickly becoming a trend.  More people are taking pride in their yard and patio areas.  As a result, they spend more time outside.  What was once considered a normal part of the home has become an extension of your home.  So, a great garden and outdoor living space can even be a selling point for your home. Having the … [Continue]