Category «Family»

Good Reads for Growing Girls

Good Reads for Growing Girls Do you have daughters, nieces, granddaughters??  If so, you need to check out American Girl’s line of books for growing girls.  We have so many of these books and they are all so great!  You can use them as a teaching tool as well, I had my daughter read and …

Menu Planner~FREE Printable

Menu Planner~FREE Printable Do you plan ahead and make a menu each week?  I like to try, it doesn’t happen every week, but when I can do it, it helps me be prepared and stay on track and not eat/order out.  We do calendars on Sunday, so that is when I try to look at …

Finding Your Own Rainbow

Finding Your Own Rainbow Life isn’t waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain.  This is one of my favorite quotes, but one of the hardest to learn.  As an adult looking back, I never thought life was really this hard.  When you are a child all you want …

Are Dogs Part of Your Family???

Are Dogs A Part of Your Family? Are dogs considered part of your family?  In our house the answer is absolutely!  We have a 2 year old Labradoodle, named Bella (she is smiling in the picture above:)  We got Bella at 6 weeks old and she is most definitely not only part of the family, …

Water Bottles @ School

Water Bottles-these are something we use everyday, especially with kids! Do your kids get to take a water bottle to school with them daily? Do you use reusable water bottles? Here we take a water bottle to school everyday, this is something I did not get to do back when I was a kid, but …

Building Them Up

As a mom I feel like I need to build them up, the kids need a strong base and self esteem to enter the “real world”.  We build them up so it doesn’t hurt so bad when life knocks them down.  If I have learned one MAJOR thing over the last 10-15 years it would …