{Come Up Close, There’s So Much To See…}

  I learn so much from observing my children. I learn so much about them, about me. And can I tell you a secret? Many times, what I learn about me is not that pretty, {shhhh}. I can confide in you to keep that secret, right?! The other day we went for a walk in […]

{20 Minute Swap, GO!!}

Hey ya’ll, I’m so glad you stopped by today! I want to share with you a very simple and fun way to have one-on-one time with your kids (and spouse). I don’t know about you, but even with to-do lists, charts, calendars and more, I find that having one-on-one time with the people I love […]

{Fun Filled Fridays}

2 more days left to enter….   So you’re tired of the same old thing. Let them build something. Have An Ice-Cream Party Build A House Don’t forget a little door for her friends! Take Some Action Shots, Run Wild! Dance, Dance, Dance!     Go ahead now, make it a fun filled Friday!!  

{Summer Fun: FREE Story Hour at Hackman’s}

Looking for MORE Summer Fun ideas??? I’ve got another FREE one for you today. Last year we participated in Hackman’s Story Hour and let me just say, it was a delight. My daughter looked forward to this every week. And although my son was a bit old for the show, he too had a great […]

{Summer Fun: FREE Movies}

Looking for something to do this summer with the kids? Looking for something inexpensive? How about something totally FREE?!!! Then I’ve got just the thing for you… I was so excited to find out that RAVE MOTION PICTURES in Center Valley, Pa is running their {Free Family Film Festival} In Center Valley, The Rave is […]

{Treasure Hunt In Your Back Yard}

Okay, so Summer is officially here, can I get a WOOT-WOOT?!!! I love Summer time. There’s something about bright blue skies and longer evenings that makes me breathe in deeply and smile! Ice-cream trucks, bathing suits, evening walks, fun in the sun… all of it brings me much joy. But what do we do with […]

{Father’s Day Weekend At A Glance}

Our family made a decision almost two years ago to live off of one income in order that I could stay home with the kids. It’s a sacrifice. Yet it’s one we are willing to make. It’s not easy to step out of the ‘normal’. Especially during the holidays. In the United States, holidays such […]

{More Father’s Day Ideas}

Good morning ya’ll. The weekend is right around the corner. If you haven’t already started, make sure to set aside some time to come up with ideas (and implement them) on how you will celebrate the special dads in your life.   {Weekend Challenge} Finish creating your gift list and idea list. Needs some ideas? […]

{Celebrating Father’s Day }

Father’s Day is quickly approaching and I know one special guy who deserves to be spoiled and treated. So how do you let that special dad in your life know just how much they mean to you? I have to admit, I’m new at this. Although I’ve been married for 6 years and we celebrate […]

{Thankful For…}

Thankful… For packed sandwiches in a $5.00 picnic basket. Juice Boxes. Giant Rubber Ball. Beautiful days at the park. One hour of laughter and playing, rather than bickering and quarrelling. Slowing down. Enjoying the moment….. My daughter: “Lord thank you for holding the rain!!” And after all the sandwiches were eaten and the fruit was […]