Fun Hobbies and Collections

Fun Hobbies and Collections From the time I was a little girl I’ve had a genuine interest in collecting “stuff”. Could it be hereditary? My dad was a genuine collector of paper and envelopes.  The best part was that his hobby was absolutely free.  Incoming junk mail provided for his… Continue reading »

Creating Family Traditions

Creating Family Traditions There’s just something so endearing about family traditions! Family traditions connect your family together and create pleasant memories that last a life time. Don’t just wait for Christmas time to roll around when it comes to creating family traditions….get creative and create a few that you can… Continue reading »

Family Game Time Can be Educational!

Family Game Time Can be Educational! During the Black Friday sales, I picked up a brand new game of Monopoly. I was excited, because as a teen, I loved to play this with one of my friends….we played for hours….and I would keep loaning her money just to keep the… Continue reading »

32 Activity Ideas for Children

32 Activity Ideas for Children Enjoy your time with your children by planning fun activities.  Here are 32 activity ideas to keep your children occupied and convinced that you’re the greatest mom in the world! Children’s Activity Ideas for Indoors 1. Story time Read and discuss a book or a… Continue reading »

24 Reasons to Gather Around the Dinner Table

Family Meal Time ~ 24 Reasons to Gather Around the Dinner Table How often does your family have dinner together? If you’re like most families nowadays, the answer is probably, “Not very often.” It’s understandable. Modern families are busy. Both parents work and sometimes get home at different times. Children… Continue reading »