“You know what the secret is? It’s so simple. We love one another. We’re nice to one another. Do you know how rare that is?” — Ann Brashares, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Perhaps you’ve seen the movie or read the book, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (After many summers together, four high […]
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Warmer weather has all of us thinking of spending more time outdoors. What better way to celebrate than with a garden party? Here are a few tips and recipes that will help make your planning easier and your party the best it can be. Decisions, Decisions Decide on a Theme Want to celebrate your […]
I like having a neat and tidy house, but I dislike the work it requires. I have teens to help shoulder the load, but that doesn’t mean I am not interested in just about every organizational hack that comes down the pike. Here are a few interesting ideas I’ve come across and intend to implement […]
“April Fools!” What fun your kids have shouting that phrase! Wanna have some fun too? Here are a few kid and parent friendly pranks that I’ve gleaned from across the internet. From the day’s beginning to the end, we’ve got you covered with pranks. Enjoy! Morning Pranks Tower of Solo Cups: After your child goes to […]
You’re tired and busy. The last thing you want is to add something to your to do list. I get it. But may I suggest log booking or journaling?
As you can imagine, I come across some exceptional books for children. It’s fun to discover (and develop) activities that stretch the learning a bit longer while still connecting with children’s literature.
Faced with a snow day and it’s too cold and icky to actually have your children play outside? What’s a mama to do after watching all the princess videos and Dinosaur Train episodes?
Rarely is it just one issue that causes parents to consider to homeschool their children. Often it is a combination of reasons. Schooling at home (or anywhere for that matter) is an extremely personal choice and the reasons for doing so are wide and varied.
Not sure where to start now that you’ve decided to spruce up your home décor for fall? You’ve come to the right place! Here you will find a few of the latest on trend ideas for Autumn 2017.
So, you find yourself with more than a few minutes to drive thru for your favorite caffeinated drink. Huzzah! You want something a little more than a quick trip to a national chain. You know, something with some atmosphere: a quiet place to work on your laptop, read a book or visit with a friend. […]