Easter Family Celebrations and Fun

Easter Family Celebrations and Fun

Affiliate Link BannerWhether you focus on the religious aspect or simply the family time together, Easter holds plenty of greatness. I personally teach my children a little bit about the religious side, but tend to lean heavily towards the activities we do together. (more…)

Valentine’s Day Project: Painting Hearts

Valentine’s Day Project: Painting Hearts

Affiliate Link BannerMy little lady and I decided before we ran off to brother’s school party, we needed to do our own Valentine’s Day project. So that’s just what we did. I had been on the lookout for a fun, yet easy enough for her to do by herself art activity. After scouring both Facebook and Pinterest, I had finally found one I saved weeks prior to the big day.

When the day finally came, it seems I always underestimate how quickly a day can escape me. Between client work, chauffeuring my son to and from school, the added classroom party to attend, lunch to make, plus any household chores I choose to try to accomplish… oh, and the dogs, it all adds up. Plus, it was the big dog’s surgery day (this is best kept for a blog of its own another day). Therefore, the day went by much faster than anticipated. (more…)

Activities: Where Do You Stop?

Activities: Where Do You Stop?

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“True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united.” ~Wilhelm von Humboldt

We love playing games as a family and even though I’m a few and far between exerciser (I’ve never been into sports and really don’t get the happy vibes from working out), the kids are in activities and sports.

My son is in baseball, tried Taekwondo, did soccer last year, and is in swimming lessons. We also enjoy camping in the summer. My daughter is in dance and swimming lessons. I also used to teach piano and voice lessons from home (I loved it, but it did not work well for our family schedules). (more…)