I Love to Read Month

This February is I Love to Read Month at school. The kids need to track their daily minutes of reading, a task that is hard in our household. With the idea of, “start with the end in mind”, I started reading buckets and daily reading calendars. I Love these!  To make the calendars extra easy, we […]

Olympic Medal Cookies

When the Olympics roll around we love having friends over to make Olympic Medal Cookies! The Sochi 2014 Olympics start in a week! Today, I am sharing this fun activity that we did in the Summer of 2012. These cookies are of Olympic proportion and a must do, to celebrate this Winter season! You will need: […]

New Years Caviar

It’s a southern tradition that eating black-eyed peas on New Year’s will bring prosperity to you in the New Year. Every year, I figure it’s worth a shot, so I serve my family black-eyed peas in one form or another. Two years ago I came up with New Years Caviar. This “chip dip” is something […]

Favorite Things Friday

I have so many favorite things and just like Oprah I would like to share them with you! Unfortunately, I am not giving them away. Check back each Friday for more of my favorite things! 1. My Project Life Flea Market Edition – Maggie Holmes uses all my favorite colors! My mom found this kit at a Hobby […]

i {heart} you because

I have seen these very cute “i {heart} you because” frames all over Pinterest. Aren’t they cute?  I absolutely love them! The frames are such an easy way for family and friends to build on positive relationships!  If you know me, you know I am all about building lasting, loving relationships! So….. I decided to […]

2013 Summer Bucket List

summer 2013 bucket list make popsicles backyard movie horseback ride go to an outdoor concert decorate bikes with streamers water balloon toss make outdoor twister go fishing off the dock play with sparklers make monster cookies make a summer playlist send a care package make dream catchers make sangria fly a kite cook a foil […]