Autumn Tree Craft for Fall!

The cool weather is quickly approaching and the leaves are beginning to change color. I was looking for a simple activity that would help my toddlers understand the changing season and all that comes with it! I have a lot of mature trees on my property, and the leaves are already beginning to change color …

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Creative Outlets (Journalwithme#11)

This week's question is: "What creative outlet do you find yourself relating to the most? (Writing, music, theatre, visual arts, carpentry etc)" As a blogger, writing is my passion. I work full time, and I'm a mother, so I'm finding it more and more difficult to find time to sit and write WHILE balancing the …

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20 Beautiful Girl Names Straight Out of the Family Tree

Adeline French noble, nobility. Adeline has inspired a new era of names like Adalyn and Adele. The popularity of Adeline peaked in the 1880s and dipped sharply around the 1950s. It returned to the top 100 in the 2000s. Adeline is such a sweet name, perfect for any little girl. Alice German noble. I'm seeing …

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Five Exciting Chapter Book Series for Tweens

I was always an avid reader. I couldn't wait for garage sale season because I knew I could spend $10 and wind up with 40 books. I loved choosing stories in different genres, and developed a few favourite authors and series. These books kept me enthralled throughout my late childhood into my teen years! Goosebumps …

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The Great Outdoors or the Comfy Couch?(Journalwithme#8)

This week's question is fairly straightforward: "Are you more of an indoor or outdoor person?" The answer is also fairly straight forward. The great outdoors is beautiful! It has wildlife and trees, lakes and oceans, beautiful blue skies and stormy rainy days. I love going camping, I love sitting on a porch overlooking the water …

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