Celebrating Family
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  • Buttermilk Biscuits from Scratch
  • Army Camouflage Cupcakes – Fun and Easy to Make
  • Summer History Project

Shark Week Crossword Puzzle Activity

Sharks are loved and feared by people everywhere. They are the ultimate killing machine, yet there is something really intriguing about them. Maybe you disagree, but I bet your kiddos think sharks are pretty cool. I made this shark crossword puzzle to celebrate Shark Week. Feel free to print it out … [Read More...]

Tomato Sandwich with Dill Mayo

Growing up, one of my favorite sandwiches was the tomato sandwich. My mom used to make them with tomatoes and sandwich spread, adding cheese most of the time. As I grew up, my tastes changed and I altered her version a little; I use mayo with dill and never add cheese. This is such a simple … [Read More...]

Finding Dory – Movie Review and Free Activity Sheets

When I first watched Finding Nemo, I was 6 months pregnant with my firstborn. I thought the movie was a visual masterpiece, but I did not connect with the story-line at all. Fast forward 13 years and two kids later and Finding Nemo is now a family favorite. My children were thrilled when we heard … [Read More...]

Summertime Weekly Calendar (Free Printable)

  Summer can rush by fast and all those goals you have might get pushed aside. I find it effective to use a simple weekly calendar to plan out our days. I recently made this one for my kiddos and it includes a motivational Bible verse. Feel free to print it out and use it in your … [Read More...]

A Beginner’s Guide to Tea (FREE Printable)

I love tea. Aside from being delicious, tea is packed with antioxidants, is easy to make, and is known for creating special moments. I have shared tea with countless friends and family members in my home. It is an intimate drink that makes people feel like they are sharing something special at tea … [Read More...]

How You Can Get Recipes and Tips from LongHorn Grill Masters

  I cannot believe it is nearly Independence Day already! It is time for grilling, kicking back, and hopefully enjoying a slower pace. I love grilling, but I also love dining out. I wanted to share something really cool that Longhorn is doing this Independence Day weekend. Ever wonder … [Read More...]

Marinated Veggie Kabobs and Ribeyes #BestSummerBBQ

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #BestSummerBBQ #CollectiveBias Even though it is crazy hot here in Arizona during the summer, it is still grilling season. Cooking outside is fun and the results are so very tasty. One … [Read More...]

Respect Your Elders – 3 Ways You Can Help Today

During my childhood I had very little exposure to anyone over 60. My grandparents were young and we lived far away from my great grandparents. As a result, I never gained an appreciation for the value that elders add to the community and to our families. Now, as a parent, I see it as my … [Read More...]

Family Fun and Activities

Shark Week Crossword Puzzle Activity

Sharks are loved and feared by people everywhere. They are the ultimate killing machine, yet there is something really intriguing about them. Maybe you disagree, but I bet your kiddos think sharks are pretty cool. I made this shark crossword puzzle … [Read More...]

Summertime Weekly Calendar (Free Printable)

  Summer can rush by fast and all those goals you have might get pushed aside. I find it effective to use a simple weekly calendar to plan out our days. I recently made this one for my kiddos and it includes a motivational Bible verse. … [Read More...]

Cashflow For Kids – Board Game With a Lesson

Managing money can be a difficult part of family life. In a culture that pushes debt, spending, and excess, how do we teach our kids to be wise with their money? An old proverb says that the best teacher is experience and I know that most of the … [Read More...]

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