Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas. Enjoy your time with family and friends. This is a special time when many of us take time to remember why Christmas is Christmas. "Mary, Did You Know?" has become a Christmas classic. No matter what language or style it is sung in, it brings focus and joy to the season! Peace and Joy to all this very special time of the year. ... Read More about Merry Christmas Eve to All!
Best Age Appropriate Games for a Big-Time Family Fun Night New Year's Eve has traditionally been a time for snacks and board games in our home. It is a time away from the tech world that seems to take so much our time now. When the children were young, the games were often noisy and the children rambunctious. That did not change as they grew older. Depending on the game, alliances ... Read More about Best Age Appropriate Games for a Big-Time Family Fun Night
Fun and Easy Potato Bar It's winter in our part of the world, and it is starting to get cold. Imagine a day out shopping with the family. With a little preparation, you can come home to a warm dinner, a fun Potato Bar for a fun family treat. It's so simple and fun. Provide the taters and toppings and add some conversation. It's going to be a great night!. Here's how to put it together. Buy ... Read More about Fun and Easy-Baked Potato Bar
Turn Your Home into an Inviting "Winter Wonderland" It's December. There is no snow yet in the Midwest US, but today the winds are starting to howl. There is a definite nip in the air and a Winter Wonderland might not be far behind. Create Your Own Winter Wonderland! We created three sets of Winter Wonderland trees to use to decorate our home. All seasonal supplies were ... Read More about Turn Your Home into an Inviting “Winter Wonderland”
A Thanksgiving Countdown--- Include the Kids! Use our Thanksgiving Countdown to cut down on confusion -- and do it while including the kids! Thanksgiving is a wonderful time for family and friends. It's is my favorite holiday because though it can be chaotic- it is still a calm place in the storm of the holidays approaching. Family comes together, shares a wonderful meal, discusses what ... Read More about A Thanksgiving Countdown-Include the Kids!