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Happy Memorial Day

29 May

Memorial Day quote from Jeff Miller

Happy Memorial Day.

Valentines Day ideas for family

14 Feb

Couple hugging with a heart balloon

Happy Valentine’s Day I could go on forever about the topic of love but I decided to get focused and share some fun Valentines Day ideas for family, that we as parents, can use to express this favorite feeling of mine over this love filled holiday. St. Valentine’s Day isn’t just for lovers [that’d be […]

Teach your child peace as Martin Luther King Jr. preached

16 Jan

MLK, statue, I have a dream

Today is one of those beautiful days in history that you learn about your whole life but never fully understand the impact of the lesson.  Growing up we were thrilled to have the day off of school and that was enough.  We understood the general meaning of why we were celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr., […]

New Year isn’t just for resolutions; it’s for pondering the past

28 Dec

new year's eve celebration

New Year’s has a hard act to follow.  Who wants to go after Christmas in the holiday department?  While it’s true that the start of a new year won’t get the kid’s vote, for us as parents, it’s become a very important holiday. I have always enjoyed that feeling of freshness that occurs with the […]

Mom Monday-The Great Christmas Tree Hunt

19 Dec

The Great Christmas Tree Hunt on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

A holiday tradition is defined as a belief or behavior that is passed down and has a symbolic meaning from the past. Our family mission is to make laughter a priority in each holiday tradition we have. The possibilities in our family seem to be endless.  Here’s our tale on the great Christmas tree hunt. […]