10 Ideas for Summer Fun With Your Kids

10 Ideas for Summer Fun With Your Kids

Summer break is upon us! For many parents having their children at home quickly turns into a nightmare because they feel they need to keep their children entertained. It doesn’t hurt children in the least bit to use their creativity to entertain themselves. But special moments of fun is always a surprise and enjoyed by everyone and they don’t have to be all day events. Today I’m sharing 10 ideas for summer fun with your kids.

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Choosing House Plants - 4 Easy to Care for Plants

Choosing House Plants - 4 Easy to Care for Plants

House plants are amazing! They are versatile and can change any space with a little pop of life. If you look through home design magazines or even online sites like Pinterest, you will see photos of rooms with house plants. Big leaves of tropical plants are all the range right now, but are they the kind you want to invest in? Knowing how much time and energy it takes to care for certain plants is important.

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Healthy for You: Asparagus and a Recipe

Healthy for You: Asparagus and a Recipe

Asparagus is one of those vegetables you either like or you don’t. We never ate it while growing up so I honestly didn’t know if it was something I would like. My dad loves it and shared a bite with me at a restaurant about 10 years ago. It was in a salad and I couldn’t get over the woody taste. That taste caused me to wait seven years before I would try it again. Because of my sister talking about them, I tried cooking Asparagus and Brussels sprouts.

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DIY Knitting Needles WITHOUT Power Tools

DIY Knitting Needles WITHOUT Power Tools

Last year, my husband made me a set of knitting needles. I was amazed at the cost of large plastic needles when I prepared to make an afghan. We were still living in the middle of nowhere Montana, and the local Walmart didn’t carry the size I wanted. And I was too far away for a quick drive to the nearest yarn store. After comparing prices, I knew I was not paying $20-25 for plastic needles. My only option was to make them. So that is what I did!

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2016 Goals: They Are Finally Made!

2016 Goals: They Are Finally Made!

I’m a little slow this year at making my 2016 goals. We’re already on the 18th day of the month and I’m still a little hesitant about what I want to accomplish this year. It wasn’t until last Monday when I began thinking about this and while there are lots of things I would love to do, I wanted to set goals that would be meaningful for me and things I would continue on in the future.

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