Our First Trunk or Treat Experience with the Kids

My best friend invited us to a Trunk or Treat at a local church last night. We’ve never celebrated Halloween with the kids, mostly because they were always too young to really enjoy dressing up. Once we told the kids that we could go with their friends, they were super-excited to go. Then I had…

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Fall Treasure Hunting with my 4 Year Old

          It was a beautiful morning here in Florida, so I decided we should go “treasure hunting” today.  You may remember that my son LOVES to go to the garage sales and look for treasures, i.e. hot wheels cars. There were so many garage sales today that we didn’t have time…

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Back To School for Hubby

My husband returned back to school this semester for the first time in about seventeen years. He is surrounded by students who just graduated from high school! It can be a little daunting being the oldest person in class since everyone else in class is asking his opinion about the assignments. He was doing research…

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Pictures of My Nephew Jake

I’ve been thinking a lot about my nephew, Jake. If you missed the story in my previous post, you can read it here. I keep looking at his pictures and still can’t believe he’s actually gone. I wanted to share some pictures of my nephew and you too will see why it is beyond comprehension…

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In Memory of our Beloved Nephew

I wish I had a happy story for where I’ve been for the past week. I wish it had a happy ending. It doesn’t, but it is important that I share this experience. I received a call last Thursday night that my nephew had been killed. He was only 4 years old. He was staying…

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Get Crafty with Astrobrights Papers!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Astrobrights Papers by Neenah Paper for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I have very crafty kids and I thank my Mother-in-Law for that! She makes sure she has paper and markers, as well as buttons, cotton balls and glue on hand. She keeps…

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SAVE with the San Antonio Vacation Experience!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of SAVE for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I love taking family trips and I love saving money, so it makes me very happy when I can do both. I’ve been doing research on places to visit that we haven’t yet visited. San Antonio…

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