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Hello, We are very excited to be here. We hope you will like our website and come back often. We have 10 children between us and 25 grandchildren. We love anything family related. Dennis is a network dispatcher and Barbara works in the food industry and just finished a course in Medical Coding. Thank you for visiting.
July 27, 2020

How Parents Can Maintain Work-Life Balance When Working Remotely (Guest Post)

Photo via Pexels When you work from home, balancing your professional and personal life can be extremely challenging. While it may seem impossible at times, maintaining a healthy equilibrium is achievable with some good planning. Check out the following tips to learn how you can boost productivity at your remote job—and make time for family too! Keep Stress Under Control Chances are, there are several […]

July 22, 2020

Easy DIY Popsicle Recipes

Is it hot where are live?  We are suppose to be near 100 all week long!!  A yummy way to cool the family down are  Popsicles. My grandkids are always wanting them when they visit, and grandma always has many in the freezer. All you need are some popsicle molds. Walmart has some standard ones for a good price. When you take them out of […]

July 13, 2020

Pure Child

Sometimes it amazes me the demands that are placed on children these days. While as parents we can all say that we had it “harder” then our kids do now because we had to be creative and play with our imagination where as now there are video games, computers and more. Let’s face it, the pressure that is put on our children today to grow […]

July 11, 2020

Ways To Enjoy The Summer When Keeping Close To Home

Summer is here and we have more Corona Virus  cases going up every day. It definitely not going to be a normal summer. How do we make it fun for our family when we still need to stay close to home?  Vacations may be canceled, but no one said you couldn’t do a staycation! Let me share some fun activities that the whole family will […]

July 2, 2020

Tips and Tricks For Those Mismatched Socks

Have you ever wondered why when you put in two socks in the washer only ONE comes out?  Where did it go? Well instead of throwing them away there are a lot of fun things you can do with just that one sock. Let me share a few tips and tricks for those Mismatched Socks. Wear them mismatched, my grandkids tell me that is the […]

June 25, 2020

5 Ways To Make Happy Family Memories

Your family is probably like many others these days—pulled in countless directions by educational, social, and recreational obligations.  Make Family Memories your family will remember for years to come. Think back when you were a child what memories do you remember. We went fishing every summer to West Yellowstone. Dad purchased a boat and we loved to water ski, even though mother thought we would […]

June 22, 2020

We Need To Say Please and Thank You More

It’s easy to forget the simplicities in life, like Saying Please and Thank You. These days we have a lot on our minds yet, two simple words, can improve the world we live in; if we incorporate them into our daily lives. Thank You’s are about learning to put someone’s needs ahead of your own. (Picture Source) When I was young I was taught to […]

June 21, 2020

Have a Star-Spangled Day

The 4th of July is almost here and our country is in turmoil. There is so much disrespect and hate going on…. what has happened to America? Plus this virus has changed a lot of things we do every day as well. Our state is putting restrictions on us again. So what do we do to Celebrate the USA? We as a people need to […]

June 15, 2020

Fun Tie Dye Crafts To Try This Summer

If you remember tie-dyeing when you were younger  it was a  big ordeal. It turns out, it’s so much easier than I remember.  It is all the rage right now and the end result is never right or wrong. Let me give you some ideas on how to  make your own Fun Tie-Dye Crafts This Summer quickly and easily with your family. Learn how to  […]

June 6, 2020

What Are You Getting Dad For Father’s Day?

What are you getting dad for Father’s Day this year?  My dad has been gone for 20 years but I remember always making homemade gifts for him. When we lived at the farm we always spoiled dad all day long. There were gifts, games, homemade ice cream and lots of love.  This year is a little different because we are still social distancing so maybe […]