“No TV from breakfast till after dinner” are the words my children have been hearing over and over again as we kicked off the first week of Summer break. It’s true I have TV addicted kids and this mom is determined to break this addiction. Well maybe addiction is a little over exaggerated, however there […]
Archives for June 2012
Mom Tip: De-tarnish your silver – Use aluminum tin foil to line your sink with then add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water. Now place all of your silver in to the foil lined sink. Allow it to soak sit for about 30 min. The tarnish will all transfer […]
Let’s celebrate America with this free and fun printable banner from At Second Street. Print it, mat it and hang it to celebrate the 4th in style. Click here to get your free printables from At Second Hand.
All it takes is a little paint and paper to create these fun flag hand prints. They will make great keepsakes and home decor’ to celebrate the 4th with. Click here for B. Inspired, Mama.com full how to instructions.
By Leslie Pleasants PEOPLE LIKE US is just what the title says… it is a movie that fits all of our shoes in some way or another. We are not perfect. Which is good. We need to grow from our mistakes to make us better people. Right?! Who wants a perfect person anyways. What […]
Tonight’s Table Talk ….to create conversation Q: Is there a food from another country that you would gladly eat every day? Riddle: Q: How do you know if your clock is crazy? A: It goes “cuckoo”.
Do you require your kids to write during summer break? One of my goals this summer was to be more diligent in having my kids read and write on a daily basis – So, here we are on week one of Summer break and so far I’m succeeding in the being diligent but failing at […]
Mom Tip: Freeze your fresh herbs in olive oil. When cooking and you are in need of herbs they are ready to use. This simple tip only takes minutes to create. Fill empty ice cube trays with your choice of herbs filling each opening with desired amount of herbs then pour olive oil into each […]
Do you have Chex Mix® loving kids? They will love this sweet 4th of July treat that Blogger Brooke McLay from Cheeky Kitchen shared on the Betty Crocker website recipe. This red and blue Chex Mix® has great crunch, with plenty of sweetness and takes only 15 minutes to create. Click here for full how to […]
Have your kids out grown the chore chart system? Do they no longer have a need to check off their chores, they just need to know what you would like them to do? Here is a great idea for older kids who are ready for more responsibilities in the chore area of their lives. […]