Family, Kids

8 Activities to Get Your Kids Out of the House This Summer

For most of us, summer break is finally here! Many of you parents may have heard the dreaded “I’m bored” multiple times so far.  In order to combat the boredom; I’ve compiled a list of eight activities to get your kids up and moving (and out of the house)! Picnic at the park. This one… Continue reading 8 Activities to Get Your Kids Out of the House This Summer

Kids, Travel

Traveling with Kids? It Doesn’t Have To Be A Nightmare!

Some people will scream just at the thought of traveling with children; but it doesn’t have to be a nightmare!  With a little extra thought and planning, traveling with kids can be a fun and rewarding experience. Keep reading for a few tips to make the trip fun for the whole family.     Plan… Continue reading Traveling with Kids? It Doesn’t Have To Be A Nightmare!

Kids

Halloween Shenanigans

I love Halloween! It is such a fun holiday! I love all of the activities in October that lead up to Halloween! I enjoy all of the spooky decorations. I enjoy the pumpkins and the cooler weather! You have to try on silly masks and costumes in the store! Foxes are very trendy right now.… Continue reading Halloween Shenanigans

Kids, Single mom

Learning to be “Me” Again

It’s currently 6:00am. Fishy Christmas (my youngest daughter) has been awake since 4:45am. She’s been fed twice. She is wide awake. She is perfectly content in the warmth of momma’s arms. She is staring up at the ceiling, looking at the moon and stars being projected in various colors. She is making the sweetest sounds… Continue reading Learning to be “Me” Again

Kids

Fall Carnival

Last night I took my kids to the local high school to attend the annual Fall Carnival. This event is the main fundraiser for the marching band. We try and be as active in our community as we can. I knew Big Girl (my oldest daughter) would have a blast since we were going to… Continue reading Fall Carnival