The History of Halloween Traditions

The History of Halloween Traditions

Halloween has always been my favorite time of year. My mom would make our costumes every year, we would carve pumpkins and decorate the yard, then trick or treat and get sick on candy. Great times! But, why do we do these things, these traditions every year that...
Keeping Kids Active

Keeping Kids Active

As a mom of two very different boys, I fully understand the struggle of trying to keep my kids happy and healthy. My older son, who is 6, is a self-proclaimed couch potato. He likes to play with his friends and run around, but if he had it his way, he would sit on the...
Tips and Tricks to Tackling Your Kids’ Toys

Tips and Tricks to Tackling Your Kids’ Toys

About two years ago now, my husband and I decided to sell our big, beautiful home and downsize into a small condo with our 2 young boys. Long story short, we wanted to downsize to gain control of our lives again. To be able to spend more time as a family and not...

Family Fun Memories for 4th of July

Growing up, the 4th of July was always a BIG holiday for my family. We got together with friends and family, cooked all day long, played outside, then got to watch fireworks at the end of the day. EPIC! I remember my mom setting up so many fun crafts and things for us...
National Bomb Pop Day

National Bomb Pop Day

You might remember them as rocket pops, red, white and blue pops or the classic Bomb Pops, either way they are BOMB and we all remember them growing up. Sitting in the hot summer sun on the sidewalk outside your house with your friends, all lined up on the curb eating...