Tag: Memories

What Makes A House A Home?

What Makes A House A Home?

What makes a house a home for you? I think that answer must be different for every person. Our home is a small ranch that I probably never would have chosen if we were together at the time.  I am not a fan of how […]

Making The Most of Sick Days

Making The Most of Sick Days

Even when my little guy is sick, and should be resting, he doesn’t slow down.  He wants to play, he wants to read, he wants to draw, he wants to experiment. Recently he was home for a week sick.  The poor guy had a virus […]

The Joy of Discovering Nature With Your Kids

The Joy of Discovering Nature With Your Kids

All kids love to be outside, and most kids aren’t outside nearly enough.  I mean honestly, if you keep kids inside you’re just asking for trouble. If they are going crazy “jumping off the walls” as we tend to say….well then take them where there aren’t […]

Planning Our “Mostly Unplanned” Summer Vacation

Planning Our “Mostly Unplanned” Summer Vacation

The end of the school year is almost here!  Nicholas is finishing preschool, and his last day is June 1st.  Now I’m asking the question every parent asks – how did it go so fast? I want to be a little bit selfish this summer. […]

Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love For Little or No Cost

Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love For Little or No Cost

Mother’s Day is coming! What do you plan to do to help your little ones celebrate the mother(s) in your life?  Whatever it is, it doesn’t need to cost a lot of money, or be extravagant.  Most moms just love the reminder that they are […]

Making Christmas Memories

Making Christmas Memories

I have been a Christmas machine. Probably 10 pounds of holiday cards have been mailed! Gift shopping is done, and the house is decorated. We usually travel out of state to visit my family up north, but this year, we’re making Christmas Magic in our […]