We're back from our fun Smoky Mountain camping vacation with kids. We loved it so much last year that we went again this year. Our Smoky Mountain Camping Vacation With Kids We started out our Smoky Mountain camping vacation with kids by driving up through Townsend where we stopped at IGA and loaded up our cooler. We then went to a very important stop for me- the Snowball … [Read more...] about Smoky Mountain Camping Vacation With Kids
Activities & Crafts
The Nashville Sounds lost to the New Orleans Zephyrs, 4-3, in front of 6,373 fans on Friday night at historic Greer Stadium in the second game of a three-game series- and we saw the whole thing! What a fun time! I totally suggest this as a great, fun family outing. It didn't matter that the Sounds lost, and not just because I am from New Orleans too, but because the whole … [Read more...] about Take Me Out to The Ball Game! A Fun Time for the Whole Family
Making paper beads is a fun and easy craft for kids that my 5 year old really enjoyed. Making paper beads can also be an eco-friendly craft if you use paper from your recycling bin instead of brand new paper to make the beads. I will share with you how to make rolled paper beads in three easy steps! How To Make Rolled Paper Beads For Kids Three Simple Steps to Make Rolled … [Read more...] about How to Make Rolled Paper Beads- Fun Kids Craft
Here are easy steps for how to make a meaningful gift for grandma. Gather up great pictures of you and grandma, choose your frame, bring out your scrap-booking materials, paste your pictures, use your painting and coloring materials, look up some of your favorite quotations or bible verses, decorate your gift, frame your work, and wrap it up. How To Make A Meaningful Gift For … [Read more...] about How To Make a Meaningful Gift for Grandma
I went to my mom's today to pick blueberries at a farm near her house. It was lots of fun! My kids love berry picking and I love for my kids to see where foods come from and how berries grow and how berries are harvested. We have blueberry bushes in our yard but they are still small and the birds always beat us to the berries. Berry Picking With Kids Her is my son Leo with … [Read more...] about Gone Berry Picking!
My kids and I love going to the Percy Warner Park Nature Center in Nashville, Tennessee. It is loads of fun to play in the ponds and creeks with kids or without! Percy Warner Park Nature Center My kids have five favorite areas of the Percy Warner Park Nature Center: 1. The Nature Center Building 2. The Play Area (very muddy) 3. The Hiking Trails 4. The Ponds and … [Read more...] about Percy Warner Park Nature Center: Ponds and Creeks with Kids
This is a super easy and fun, eco-friendly craft that the kids and you will enjoy long after it is done! Can't say that everyday! Plus you get to recycle! All you need to learn how to make a bird feeder is an empty 1/2 gallon milk or juice carton and some string. They can decorate the bird feeder any way they want or not at all! How To Make A Bird Feeder From A Milk … [Read more...] about How to make a bird feeder with your children: My kids loved this craft!