Disney Family Movies: Halloween Photo Showcase

Ghosts, goblins, and monsters!  Halloween weekend across America is underway…  And if you’re trick-or-treating between now and Halloween, you could win a Disney Villain Prize, as Disney Family Movies presents the Disney Family Movies Halloween Photo Showcase! All you need to do is “like” Disney Family Movies on Facebook and submit your photo in one of […]

Disney Pumpkin Carving Templates

The countdown to Halloween is officially on!  Time to carve pumpkins, pick out a costume, and plan your trick-or-treating route…  the Disney way! And what better way to get into the spirit than with a month free of Disney Family Movies when you sign up?  But ghouls beware —  this treat of an offer ends […]

A Preschool Field Trip to a Pumpkin Farm

One of the things I most enjoy about working from home is being able to do things with my children that I would not be able to do if I were working ata a “job”.  I am referring to being able to go on school field trips and be a “room mom” at their school. […]

Simple Healthy Meal Plan

Simple Healthy Meal Plan Now that I am starting to earn an income, I really want to get back to better meals for our children by stating with a simple healthy meal plan.  I do not know that I can go as far as to shop entirely organic again but I am definitely going to […]

Going to The Zoo and Visiting a Butterfly Garden

Visiting a Butterfly Garden Today we spent the day at our local zoo, Brookfield Zoo located in Brookfield, Illinois.  Part of our trip to the zoo was visiting a butterfly garden that we visit each year.  Also, each year that we go it is my daughter Megan’s mission to have a butterfly land on her. […]

Another Summer of Swim Team Comes to a Close

This is how I feel, I need to pull myself up by the bootstraps and keep on going. We are recovering from a very busy final week of swim team. Swim team ending marks that the end of summer is drawing near for us.  The summer has flown by once again. The kids’ going back […]

Just a Friday Rambling

I thought summer was the time we were supposed to relax, enjoy the beautiful weather and get some rest.  I believe that is just a fairytale!  🙂  I have been so exhausted the last few days, I go to sit down to write a few posts and literally can not keep my eye’s open! Well, […]

Summer is definitely Underway

The fact that we are practically living up at the pool is a sure sign that summer has started!  🙂  Megan is on swim team, she has practice every morning and then swim meets Tuesday and Thursday evenings.  Besides that she has stroke clinic, to improve upon the different strokes and we then we go […]

Fun Summer Activities

School is almost done for the year – eeeekkkk!  🙂  No, it’s fun – but I definitely need a game plan since 3 children can get bored and get on each other’s nerves very easily!  Here are some fun summer activities to help prevent bored children over summer break! Numero Uno – the pool.  It’s […]

Happy Memorial Day!

I hope everyone had a great weekend!  I’ve been rather amiss the past few days.  For the most part we had a great weekend, although I had the stomach flu yesterday, blah!  My husband was working (of course) so I had no choice but to forge ahead and count the minutes until bedtime with the […]