Spring – A Time For Family Enjoyment

As spring approaches, families prepare for beautiful days filled with sunshine and fun. It is a favorite time of year as families often try to reconnect and spend much needed time together in the great outdoors. With the previous winter only a memory, they take advantage of what the “outside” offers. Warmer temperatures, picturesque views, nature, and more are at the fingertips of families who are willing to get out there and explore. Spring time offers many advantages and opportunities for families to get outside and enjoy themselves. The following are examples of fun outdoor spring time activities that you […] Read more »

April is National Humor Month {LOL}

Did you know that April is National Humor Month? Laughing not only makes us feel good, it can also strengthen your immune system, increase your energy and help protect you from the harmful effects of stress. Live by this credo: have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. Laughter has always brought me out of unhappy situations. – Red Skelton Humor can help you get through difficult times and can help diffuse situations before they get bad. According to The Mayo Clinic humor and laughter has several short and long term benefits. Improve […] Read more »

Meet Our New Kittens! [Callie + Puppy] Wordless Wednesday Link Party

Hello friends! It’s time for Wordless Wednesday again! I look forward to WW every week because I love checking out your photos and the little glimpses into your life. Before we get started, I want to invite you to the Family Fun Ideas Link Party, where you can add up to three kid-friendly blog posts. Come join us! Bloggers – don’t forget to also add your WW post in the link below. We found these two last month in front of our neighbors house. We couldn’t leave them outside so they’re now part of our family. Let me introduce you […] Read more »

Autumn Poems For Kids

Leaves All join hands and circle round While we watch the leaves fall down See them twirling to the ground, See them dancing all around. See them skipping here and there, See them flipping in the air. Autumn leaves so peacefully Falling, falling from the tree. Pumpkins One day I found two pumpkin seeds. I planted one and pulled the weeds. It sprouted roots and a big, long vine. A pumpkin grew; I called it mine. The pumpkin was quite round and fat. (I really am quite proud of that.) But there is something I’ll admit That has me worried […] Read more »