Growing up, holidays weren’t big in my home. Christmas and Thanksgiving were probably the most celebrated. However, anything before or after barely got a mention. When I would get to school and see how celebrated holidays were, even the minor ones, I longed to have that excitement too. When I became a mother, I made… Read More Kicking off the Halloween Season – pumpkin patch visit!
It is officially October. Let’s let that sink in for a moment. . . For this, is the start of greatness! Why greatness you ask? To start, we have jumped into Fall and October reinforces that. The holiday season is upon us, featuring some of my favorite holidays (my birthday, halloween, thanksgiving and Christmas). The… Read More Fall Crafts with the Kids | Part 1
I always find myself trying to come up with creative outings for the kiddos. Since they are in the house with me most of the day, any time we leave the house is a “field trip.” Just like our adventure to the amusement park not too long ago. This weekend we took advantage of PetSmart’s… Read More Adopt a Pet, Save a Life
Busy, Busy weekend!I’ve been working on my backyard, decorating the kid’s rooms (recently purchased a home) and I also had family come into town. Boy oh boy did they make sure my days were filled. I won’t complain because I thoroughly missed my family and don’t see them often enough. And any chance my mom… Read More Amusement Park Fun | Day Out With Two