DK Discovery Day ~ Really Feel Trucks ~ GIVEAWAY!

It’s been a while since I’ve been thrown into the world of trucks, tractors, loaders and anything that drives. With 3 girls in the middle, we’ve been more focused on baby dolls and crafty things for the last few years. 😉 But now with the younger boys getting a bit older, it’s trucks, trucks and […]

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A Challenge & A Laugh!

Games are one of my favorite things to do. Here’s why…it forces us to get off our devices and computer and spend some quality time together – with our kids, with our husbands, with our friends, extended family, etc. Because we are off of our computer, phones, etc. we now have the opportunity to connect […]

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Klutz Kits Equal Great Gifts ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners!)

Giving gifts is a special part of the Christmas season. But let’s be honest…it can also be a very costly part of the Christmas season.  This is one of the reasons that our family has changed our gift giving tactics a bit…we love to give gifts that are either handmade by us or our children […]

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Need a Little Mystery?

Do you love a good mystery? Or even better – do your kids love a good mystery? I’ve got a few “secret code” fans around here for sure, and solving a fun mystery is downright exciting!  The only problem is that, other than “Who ate the last cookie or “Where are the missing car keys?”, […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ World History ~ GIVEAWAY

Here’s a little secret that you may not have known about me….when I was in high school one of my favorite subjects was history. I loved it. I still love it. These days I’ve moved into the position of teaching our own children history….and I love finding ways to bring history to life and help […]

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“Written By Hand” by Erica Tighe

  Back in my younger years, before I had children, I loved to spend my spare time crafting.  I find it very relaxing to sit down at the table with a set of paints, a glue gun or a sketch pad. Written By Hand published by Rock Point Press and sold by Quarto Books would be the […]

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A Treasured Gift

Are you a gift giver? I’d have to say that the older I get, the more I enjoy giving gifts to those I love. The thing is….I’m kinda picky when it comes to the gifts that I give. I am one of those people who loves to find the perfect gift for each person. My […]

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Blend It…Perfectly! ~ GIVEAWAY!

The great thing about being creative is that there are no rules. It’s a time when kids can doodle, draw, build, paint and express themselves in their very own unique way. I love it when my children turn a blank paper into their own one-of-a-kind masterpiece. From a collection of circles (from my 3 year […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ LEGO Absolutely Everything You Need to Know! ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO is one of the most popular toys in our house. I’d have to say that it’s one of the few toys that gets played with almost every day. There is one other thing that we use EVERY single day in our house too though – and that is books. I love books. I love […]

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The Magical Attic

Board books are a must if you’ve got young children in your home. First off, they won’t be able to rip them or “eat” them. Secondly, it’s a fabulous way to begin to foster a love of reading…or at the very least of turning pages. *wink* Some of the board books that I have been […]

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