Teaching Kids to Write Effective Letters The writing skills acquired prior to the social media explosion, pre-2000s, are dying out at an alarming rate. If you feel compelled to disagree, check out a few social media posts from people of varying ages. You may or may...read more
Fourth of July is just around the corner and people are planning their Fourth festivities! With all the decorations, shopping and planning, getting a menu together that is sure to be a winner can leave us all stressed! If you are you looking for the perfect hit for...read more
Years ago my husband tried to impress me with his kitchen culinary skills by trying his hand at Shepherd's Pie. He spent about 8 hours in the kitchen reading recipes, chopping vegetables, peeling potatoes and browning meat. Basically, it took him about 8 hours in...read more
We live in a world where technology is not only all around us, but rules many aspects in our lives. Online forums, mobile device apps, and even our alarm clocks found on our smart phones. Technology is in our pockets, in our purse, in our car and even next to our...read more
6 Types of Letters Kids Can Write Want to teach your kids how to write effective letters, but not sure what kind of letters they can write? Here are 6 ideas to get you started! Thank You Notes The ability to show gratitude is a skill we all want our kids to develop....read more
My kids love Tacos. In fact, my oldest reminds me every week that we need to have tacos on Tuesday. When were stationed at Fort Bliss, I learned from some good friends how to fix tacos and other authentic Mexican dishes "the right way." Well, we followed the trend of...read more
Let me preface this recipe by saying that in our family we believe bacon should be in its own food group. My husband once made a pound of bacon and garnished it with a piece of lettuce. He called it a Man's Salad. We love all things bacon and dishes with bacon! I love...read more
Did you know essential oils can be used in the laundry? I think most of us have had a love-hate relationship with laundry at some point in time, but we can all agree we love for our laundry to smell fresh and clean. Using essential oils in your washing machine and...read more
Summertime is here! Who is ready for the pool parties, ice cream and sun bathing? Even new moms can enjoy the summer with their kiddos! This is a great time to make amazing memories with your babies. Do you draw a blank when it comes to ideas on what to do with your...read more
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