Archive for the ‘Lifestyle’ Category
My blogger friend Helga recently started posting her 10 Happy Things every Friday. It’s kind of like Things I Love Thursday, which I used to post regularly, but I like Helga’s version a bit better because it is specifically 10 things. I like challenges that force you to practice gratitude. This week’s list: 1. Unexpected […]
Easter is tomorrow and we are scrambling to get everything together for the kids’ baskets. The boys get a good mix of Easter gifts, with my husband picking up the requisite Peeps and chocolate eggs (and probably some fun but ultimately disposable little toys) while I focus on a few more thoughtful items. If you […]
Guest post The weather isn’t always good enough for your kids to go out and play, so it is pretty important to find some suitable indoor activities too. However there are certain things that can cost a lot of money; this includes games consoles and pay-per-view movies through the cable box. It can be quite […]
Trick-or-treating, with costumes pulled straight from our closets. What were you for Halloween this year?
Back on our vacation in August, we stopped by a great little toy store in Florence. There was lots of cool stuff (Ugly Dolls! Giant Microbes!) but Sebastian spent nearly the entire time playing on this train table (above), a combination of Melissa & Doug and Thomas the Tank Engine pieces. Unfortunately, the Melissa & […]