Did Thanksgiving wizz on by for anybody else? I had such big plans of having the kids pick out something they wanted to make and let them cook it. But when the time came, all there was left for them to make were the rice crispy treats. Naturally, my little chef was the one who… Continue reading Kids Cooking on Thanksgiving
Ah, Christmas. I just LOVE this time of year! I always keep a running list in my head of things I'd like to do before the season is out, but I've never officially made it a bucket list until now! I'm linking up with a bunch of ladies to bring you 5 activities or traditions… Continue reading Christmas Mini Bucket List
I was inspired by my Fall Bucket List Update #2 post the other day to try and tackle another thing from my list! As you know, we are homeschoolers, and since this day was such a nice day, we did our reading outside. While they read, I had them sketching pictures. They could be pictures… Continue reading Fall Bucket List: Reading and Sketching Outside
You can read about my Fall Bucket List HERE and my first update HERE. But for quick reference, my bucket list is as follows: So here are the items I've completed: Pumpkin Carving Party Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins Fall Festival Pokemon Go Fall Decorating We did have a nice Saturday breakfast as a family courtesy of… Continue reading Fall Bucket List Update #2
We knocked another thing off our bucket list this week with a little Pokemon Go excursion. It was kind of spur of the moment, but I fueled up with some coffee and we spend a good four hours driving and exploring around town. I only got pictures of us in the car before and after… Continue reading Pokemon Go & Our Fall Bucket List
Hello again! Have you heard of this neat way of journaling before? Writing one sentence about each day is a quick little way to keep track of my crazy, hectic life...when I remember to do it! I've decided to try preserving Grandma's funeral flowers with the hopes of making some kind of keepsake for the… Continue reading October Sentence a Day
You know how you have big plans in your head and then, suddenly, Halloween is tomorrow and you haven't done any of it yet?? Just me? Well, I had plans to make this a bigger deal, but the kids didn't even notice (isn't that the way?) and had a blast carving pumpkins last night! We… Continue reading Pumpkin Carving Party!