Your Family Will Love These Cute Acorn Cookies

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you enjoy your day with loved ones and good food. Last month I spotted these adorable acorn cookies at my friend Debra’s blog and I decided to make them for Thanksgiving. They were really simple and my family loved them! Acorn Cookies   What you’ll need: Bag of small round Nutter Butters Bag of Hershey’s Kisses Bag of chocolate chips (we used milk chocolate, but you can use dark or semi-sweet) Two plates Assemble your items and unwrap at least 10 – 12 of the Kisses. Microwave one of the plates until it’s hot. We did […] Read more »

Fall Addition Worksheet [free printable]

This cute addition worksheet uses fall graphics to help your little ones develop their addition skills. Addition worksheet Click here to print out your copy.   More! Fall maze activity sheet Winter writing prompt If you’re a parent or grandparent, join our group for tons of great ideas from awesome bloggers! Read more »

Autumn Family Traditions

Watching summer fade into fall is a magical experience as cool breezes greet you at the front door, leaves are set ablaze and dance to the ground, and everyone is eager to fill their home with glowing pumpkins and scary costumes. Fall reminds us to celebrate what we are thankful for and what better way to do that than by starting a few autumn family traditions. Autumn family traditions Bake a Pumpkin Pie Absolutely nothing says fall like a delicious Pumpkin Pie. Pumpkin Pie is actually an easy pie to bake and if you do bake one your home will […] Read more »

Fall Maze Activity Sheet [free printable]

Do your kids enjoy trying to find their way out of mazes? Did you know that while they’re having fun find their way out of the twists and turns they’re working on their problem solving skills? They’re also developing their visual and fine motor skills. Print out this fun fall maze activity sheet for your child. Maze activity sheet Print your copy here   Also check out our autumn themed tracing worksheets. If you’re a parent or grandparent, join our group for tons of great ideas from awesome bloggers! Read more »

Pecan Squares

  Are you looking for a new dessert that’s sure to be a crowd pleaser? These chewy pecan squares are like mini pecan pies and your family will love them. Pecan Squares Click here to save and share this on Pinterest   Pecan Squares Crust: 2/3 cup confectioner’s sugar 2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 1/2 pound sweet butter; softened Topping: 2/3 cup butter (about 11 tablespoons) 1/2 cup honey 3 tablespoons heavy cream 1/2 cup brown sugar 3 1/2 cups shelled pecans; coarsely chopped Click here to save and share this on Pinterest Directions: Preheat oven to 350-degrees and grease […] Read more »

10 Fall Travel Ideas Your Family Will Love

Fall is a great time of the year to get away with your family. The weather is usually mild enough to have fun outdoors and, depending on where you are, the mornings and evenings cool off enough to get cozy at home. Whether you’re taking a day trip or a longer vacation, these fall travel ideas are perfect for taking in the beauty of fall with your family. Fall travel ideas   1. Columbia River Gorge, Oregon Take the hike to the waterfall, there are two levels you can view it and leaves from depending on your hiking skills. Both […] Read more »

Printable Thanksgiving Journal Page

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday to reflect on what you have in your life and journaling is a great way to organize your thoughts on paper. I created this printable Thanksgiving journal page as a gift to my readers. Print out a copy for your child to fill out, add the year at the top and save it in a scrapbook or memory folder. Thanksgiving Journal Page Print your copy here. Also check out Creative Thanksgiving crafts for kids! If you’re a parent or grandparent, join our group for tons of great ideas from awesome bloggers! Read more »

50+ Delicious Leftover Turkey Ideas

Do you have leftover turkey from your Thanksgiving meal? If you do, you’re in the right place! I asked some of my blogging friends for their best leftover turkey ideas and they came though with some terrific recipes for you! Save this page to Pinterest or Facebook using the share buttons below so you don’t lose it. Leftover turkey ideas For your convenience, some of the supplies are linked to Amazon where you can buy them from home. As an affiliate and customer, there’s no site like Amazon for variety and low prices. Pictured above (clockwise starting from upper left) […] Read more »