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Category: Family Life

Distance Learning Survival Guide

Distance learning has been a challenge for us to say the least! We have managed to find a few things that have helped our family feel better prepared for the days and help our kids stay successful…

Why we love Raddish Kids Cooking Kits

Like many of our friends, the down of COVID-19 has us suddenly learning how to homeschool our kids! In need of new, enrichment activities to break up the day, we turned to Raddish Kids cooking kits…

15 Tips for Successful Silent Auctions

I chaired our silent auction many times, and while I officially handed it off a couple of years ago, it will always be my “baby,” because I, along with an incredible team, managed to take it to the next level…

What to Expect at Your First Book Signing

When I heard one of Landry’s favorite authors, Chris Colfer (yes that kid from Glee) was coming into town to do a book signing, I knew we had to jump at the chance to let Landry meet him. Chris Colfer is the brilliant mind behind “The Land of Stories…

Must-Have Mom Products

We have just completed our first six weeks back to school, and if you’re like me, you are just now feeling like you’re settling into a groove. The kids were finally used to waking up again, then…BAM… we were hit with a 3…

The Sunshine Rose

My grandfather flew with the 8th Air Force Bomb Group beginning in 1942. He was shot down on August 7th, 1944 and spent months in hiding. This is his story…

Summer Essentials

The first few weeks of summer a magical time, aren’t they? Everyone is so excited about the freedom and sunshine! The kids get along. Life is all Instagram Worthy! Then reality sets in, pretty soon the kids are over each other, none of their toys are exciting anymore, the…

10 Ways to Help Your Child with ADHD

ADHD can be a lot harder than you think to navigate, but we have learned a few things that have helped him cope with both school and his day to day life…

SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium in Ft Worth

Sometimes you set out for an educational experience, and you get an entirely different lesson! What we really learned at SeaQuest…

10 Simple Changes to Make for Earth Day

We’ve known for a long time that our impact on the environment is detrimental! In honor of Earth Day, we are trying harder to make little changes in our home that will make a huge difference for our planet…