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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…

Saying No…

The word no can mean more time, more energy, more respect, more control, and eventually more self confidence…

10 Years of Unsolicited Marriage Advice

As I reflected on our 10 years of marriage, and realized that we have received a TON of unsolicited marriage advice over the years. Some great advice that has really impacted our marriage and helped to set us on the right path. Some, not so great that we, thankfully, didn…

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…

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…

Spring

I started to sit down and plan our Spring out, and realized that we have a pretty tried and true list of things we do to make the most of the beautiful Spring weather before things get too hot! I thought I’d share a few of our favorite things…