Counting down to Christmas Day is always a favorite activity for kids. We wanted a fun way to count down to Christmas, so we came up with this fun Christmas tree advent calendar last year and pulled everything out this
You know the old rule “don’t play with your food”? Ya, that doesn’t apply to us. We are always playing with your food. In fact, I encourage my kids to get creative with food (within reason, of course.). Pretzels were
The other day I was oohing and aahing about some knit crafts I had seen. Of course, I had to repeatedly ask myself why I had to go and forget how to knit. Then I saw a skein of yarn
Halloween is just around the corner. While we don’t personally celebrate, I do love handing out goodies and we let the kids dress up and go around the block. Sometimes we will have visits from furry friends. Some like to
Breakfast. Have it in the morning, have it as brunch, make it for dinner. There is never a time that is not good for breakfast, so when we told my husband’s class we were hosting a farmhouse breakfast party, they
Paper Crafts have always been a hobby of mine. When I was younger, I used to attend paper crafting parties with my mom ; we would make cards, scrapbook, and even bookmarks. This year I decided to put my paper
In our home, we love instruments. We have all types from guitars to accordions. When we were working on the playroom and setting up the music corner behind the farmer’s market, I was trying to come up with something to
As a military family, we live in a rental home. We do not always know when we may have to move and have to expect to be moving around frequently, so we never completely “settle in.” We have painted walls, but that isn’t always practical or possible. So what are some ways that we make our rental feel like home?