Holidays & Entertaining

Getting festive!

10 Christmas movies for kids and families

10 Christmas movies for kids and families

Your Christmas season memories probably include lots of food and family time. That family time may also include watching holiday classics and newer movies together. […]

How to host an ugly holiday sweater party and fundraiser

How to host an ugly holiday sweater party and fundraiser

Have you received a few ugly holiday sweaters as gifts? If those bad boys are still in your closet, put them to good use. Ask […]

10 Christmas books for kids and families

10 Christmas books for kids and families

Christmas is most often revered as a merry time of year, and rightly so, with lots of holiday treats, family time, time off from school […]

Veterans Day – Proud to be an American

Veterans Day – Proud to be an American

History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove, the ultimate protectors of freedom and liberty […]

10 Thanksgiving books for kids

10 Thanksgiving books for kids

Whether you want to teach your kids historical facts and events about Thanksgiving or remind them about gratitude and all your blessings, here are ten […]

10 Thanksgiving movies for families and kids

10 Thanksgiving movies for families and kids

The holidays bring back so many childhood memories of family time – cooking and baking holiday food with family members, curling up on the couch […]

6 Elements for an unforgettable, kid-friendly Halloween

6 Elements for an unforgettable, kid-friendly Halloween

1.   Get in costume. While there are a variety of fun activities to do in the fall, many kids and families are focused on Halloween […]

10 Halloween movies for elementary kids

10 Halloween movies for elementary kids

Every weekend, our family picks one evening for a family movie night. As Halloween approaches, I asked my boys and their friends (both boys and girls […]