Apple picking season is in full swing (September-October) and I am stocking up! If you are lucky enough to have a backyard orchard, you are well aware of how much fruit one tree can produce. If you don't have your own apple tree, consider visiting an apple picking farm near you. Taking a family trip to an apple farm is a great way to get your children outdoors and teach them … [Read more...] about How To Preserve Apples
Well, it's fall y'all. There are still hot days but see signs of fall coming all around and the leaves are already starting to drop! September 23 marked the first official day of fall this year. I always look forward to the crisp, cool air that feels so fresh and exhilarating after the stifling heat of August. To welcome the new season into our home, my kids and I always … [Read more...] about Fall Leaves Placemats Craft For Kids
If you fall for pumpkin the way I do, you will want to give this Maple Pumpkin Cream Cheese Dip Recipe a try. Pumpkin, cream cheese, spices, and maple syrup combine to create a delicious creamy dip that is a great base for cookies, graham crackers, pretzels, or even fresh fruit. Your fall parties won’t be complete without this yummy fall pumpkin cream cheese dip on the … [Read more...] about Maple Pumpkin Cream Cheese Dip Recipe
Whether you want to help preserve our environment or you want to spend less money, I bet you are wondering, "How can I lower my electricity bill?" It is something that everyone can benefit from! Fortunately, there are all kinds of ways to cut back on electricity use and lower your bill. For maximum energy conservation impact, get the whole family involved. Here are … [Read more...] about How To Lower Electricity Bill: 20 Ways
Developing strong study skills as a high school student not only allows you to earn better grades in high school, but also to prepare yourself for college. That’s why it’s important to build a strong study habit early. The sooner your kids start to build their study skills, the more good habits they’ll create that will make school much easier for them down the road. Sometimes, … [Read more...] about Study Skills High School Students Need To Know
I recently made the acquaintance of Leslie Baker, the “mom behind the keyboard” at Super Mom Picks, a parenting tips, ideas, and product reviews blog. She is the mother of three young children and we were talking about sleepovers. It seems like ages since my kiddos had their first sleepovers but I remember how exciting that age was. I am happy to have Leslie share her tips … [Read more...] about The First Sleepover – How To Know If Your Child Is Ready?
Whether your child is a freshman in high school (like mine) or a freshman in college, they want to be able to record these exciting times. Photos work both to capture the good times and to help remind you to cherish those times. Photos provide comfort and they can serve as great decoration too! That is why I am happy to partner with Polaroid to share how your child can use … [Read more...] about Polaroid Snap Touch Camera And How to Display Polaroid Pictures