I took que from a fellow friend and blogger, Little School on Avondale, to attack summer activities on a more creative level. She uploaded a photo of a book about gardening for a home school project and they created dirt cake with gummy worms. It got me thinking, why can’t every week we study a… Read More Summer Reading Idea
We are gearing up for a trip to the Space Center in Houston, and the entire family is absolutely excited. Myself, personally, I have always found space interesting and beautiful. I partly fault my grandfather for making me watch the Alien movies at such a young age or it could have been all the area… Read More Create Your Own Space Ranger Academy
I had so much fun making this with my daughter. She is beyond excited to wear this to the movie. You will have to tag me on Instagram if any of you make a Forky shirt as I would love to see them. I made this for my personal use, but sharing so you can… Read More Make Your Own Forky Shirt
Ok, so the rave might be this Forky guy, but my favorite characters have always been the Aliens from Pizza Planet. If you have seen my custom Toy Story ears when we went to Disney World over Christmas, this might have given it away. So naturally when I was thinking up ways to keep the… Read More OOOOOO…. The Milkshake!
So can I be honest? Never in my wildest dreams did I think my child would ever want a toy so bad, let alone a flipping spork. I still laugh, because her birthday is coming up, when Gigi asked her what she wanted for her birthday. With excited she said, “Oh Gigi I want Forky!”… Read More Build Your Own Forky
A quick update to post about an easy and last minute fathers day gift idea, a Lego shadow box! My husband, even two years later, still raves about his. Either print off the photos I have posted below or print your own. You can do a football team, Harry Potter or whatever your Dad enjoys.… Read More Easy Fathers Day Idea
A few weeks ago, my cell phone alerted me to a call from my husband who had hit a pothole and damaged the tire rim. I jumped out of my PJ’s and drove to his aid (I got to hold the flashlight while he changed the tire). Luckily, the rim did not gather much damage… Read More Even Life Has Potholes
This quickly typed blog post is all about one of my favorite mommy groups: Mother Of Preschoolers. There are things that make it wonderful such as always hot coffee, speakers on every parenthood topic you could think of, friends who are in the same season as you and many play-dates. I did mention hot coffee… Read More How The Mom Group MOPS Changed My Life
There is an English proverb that states, “you can catch more flies with honey than you can with vinegar”. Meaning, one will be more successful in life by being kinder or sweeter than by loud or hurtful. I thought about this proverb for several reasons and one is because school is about to start, and… Read More Should Parents Have Cyber Security Contracts With Their Kids?
I made these for our personal use, but thought why not share! There are so many workers that love this company and they ENJOY being there so why not give a little thanks to, yes even paid workers. Print these out, cut down the center, have your kids color them and hand out to your… Read More 5 Thank You Cards For Cast Members