Amber teething necklace winner

And the winner is…Chris DeHart!

Thanks to everyone for participating in our latest giveaway! And a big thanks to Amberbeata for providing the amber teething necklace. Please make sure to check out all the different amber teething necklaces on their website. If you’re shopping for a unique gift or something for yourself, check out all the beautiful jewelry on the site as well.

The Gift Wrap that Keeps on Wrapping

What would Christmas morning be without festive wrapping paper and fancy bows? (“It’s about peace and love and the birth of our Savior!” you answer.) Okay, but stick with me here. I’m talking about every kid’s much-awaited vision of Christmas morning. Will my daughter grow up deprived if I deny her the tearing-up-the-gift-wrap experience that is every American child’s birthright? Oh, she’ll have Christmas gifts aplenty—but this year, I’ve devised some eco-friendly alternatives to disposable gift wrap. If I start this practice before she’s speaking in full sentences, it should be easy, and she’ll never know what she’s missing.