Mother’s Day is special day set aside to make sure moms know they are loved and appreciated…. I remember as a child, my mom always did things for my siblings and me before she ever did anything for herself. If we needed something, she took care of it. I
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With three quarters of my family suffering from “glued to an electronic device” syndrome, we’ve had to work hard to create regular family traditions that force us to put down the laptops and actually look each other in the eye.
Simple Family Fun Activity Ideas
Family Game Night…
- We love cooking up a meal with fresh fruits and veggies
For as long as I can remember, I’ve been a reader. I devour books…. I spend as much time as I can reading. I mark used book sales on my calendar months ahead of time. I get giddy at the sight of a Barnes and Noble gift card. I
Family traditions are what keep a family together… and involved. Easter is more than just a holiday for my family, it is a tradition. I have older kids but much younger nieces and nephews, so the traditions continue. We begin the night before Easter and celebrate with different activities from
The first time I planned and hosted my own party it was kind of a disaster. Well, maybe not a complete disaster but when people started arriving I was still scrambling to put out food. I failed to give myself enough time to finish getting “put together…” and some
How often do you and your family have dinner around the table? Our family is lucky if we can sit down together three times a week. I have busy teenagers and kids, so it is sometimes a challenge to connect this way. Sundays are my favorite day because we don’t…
Do you think it is important to let you kids make messes? I’ll share with you why I do!
We fuss constantly – clean up your room…, wash your hands, put your laundry away. When was the last time you just let them be messy? I know this comes
Easter is quickly approaching, and all you have to do is go to the store and look at all the pretty spring decorations, dresses, Easter baskets, and isles of candy to be reminded that you better start making holiday preparations now.
When I was at Blissdom12 this year, Hershey’s …
Looking for a holiday activity for the entire family this Easter? Get creative with your Easter egg… hunting. Easter egg hunts are a fun tradition for everyone in the family. Remember there are different levels of extremes for everything. Make the hunt harder for older kids and easier for