I Spy Colors – A game to pass the time

A couple of years ago we were taking our 1 and 3-year-olds on a trip to Disneyland with my husband’s family.  His family loves to go in January when the park isn’t as busy which works beautifully except that we have to get there and back in winter weather.  We got stuck in our smallish […] Read more…

Someone told me about it, and now I’m telling you.  Get out and spread the word, because LeapFrog has created something amazing.  Letter Factory is a 35 minute miracle.  Here’s the story.  Tad and his family visit the Letter factory where Professor Quigley is teaching the letters their sounds preparing them to go in a […] Read more…

We have to go shopping? Noooo!!

Summer is coming soon which means strawberries in the garden, water fights in the backyard and horrible grocery store trips.  Shopping excursions with all four of my kids are awful, and I don’t completely understand why.  Most of them are girls.  Shopping is supposed to be fun and addicting right?  No.  Instead my oldest complains […] Read more…

Our bodies Rock! – Making excercise fun

So I had one of those fabulous mommy moments tonight, (you know the kind when you realize something you’ve been trying worked), when my 3-year-old child was praying and told God that she was thankful for her “awesome body.”  We talk a lot about bodies at our house because for one, I have three daughters, […] Read more…

Recommitting

After the craziness of the day I head to my bed, fluff the pillows, turn on the electric blanket and pull up the latest download from my kindle library.  Reading has always been a favorite escape for me, but I have become a little obsessed lately.  Something about the easiness of getting books combined with […] Read more…

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