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 […]

May 27, 2020

Virtual Graduation Party Ideas

How is everyone doing? It is Graduation Time and it will be different this year. This virus has changed so many areas of our lives. Schools around the world have postponed their graduation ceremonies, moved them online, or canceled them outright I know graduates are feeling it is no fair. But as they move on to start their lives let me share some Virtual Graduation […]

May 15, 2020

Pantry Essential Checklist

Do you have a pantry essentials checklist? Every cook needs one so you can  whip up a meal for your family or unexpected guests with ingredients you have on hand. With all the shortages lately from the Covid19 virus you really need to work on a well-stocked pantry. Having all the basic pantry staples is a great time and money saver. So Grab your pen […]

May 14, 2020

The Best Books To Read This Summer

Since I was a child I love to read and so does my family. I love how I can find a corner and start reading and get so lost in the story I forget dinner should have been cooking hours ago. Give the gift of reading to your children. There are so many adventures they can go in so many books. “So please, oh please, […]

May 7, 2020

Good Parenting Skills

Even though we need a license to do many things in life—everything from driving and operating a forklift to practicing medicine and fishing—there is no license required when it comes to Good Parenting Skills. As we grow up we can’t wait to get married and have kids. That is what everyone does right? I got married at the age of 18, and had my first child […]