Fall Leaves Maze


I love fall. I love everything from the changing leaves to the cooler weather with its energizing crisp morning air. Its a welcome change for my kids too. They can hardly wait to get the rakes and see who can … Continued

Halloween Bling


Halloween at our house can get a little crazy. With six kids, I have had to learn to simplify this literally- scary day! Something I started years ago, that has saved me over and over, is to collect accessories. As … Continued

Good Reads

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The Mysterious Benedict Society. This was a fun read. My oldest and I read this series when she was in middle school and we both loved it! We had two copies of the first book, but once finished I would … Continued

Good Reads

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Anne of Green Gables. When I was young, my sisters and I would spend countless Sunday afternoons watching Anne of Green Gables and its many sequels. Growing up in Canada, it was a classic in our home, especially since we were … Continued

Bug Houses

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This year we built bug houses for our yard. I thought this was a great companion project to go along with our garden. With a small yard, this means not a lot of places for the ‘good bugs’ to live. I … Continued

Little Builders

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I love creating with wood. I am no master carpenter- but welcome a simple little project! We had a friend who was making a big move and in the process gave us a trailer full of scrap wood. Some people … Continued