“The spring came suddenly, bursting upon the world as a child bursts into a room, with a laugh and a shout and hands… Read more Spring Has Sprung
This photograph is one of my favorites. I captured our grandson looking for spring. His actual words were “Hey Grandma!… Read more Hey Grandma! Where’s Spring?
I thought life was supposed to slow down after 50. I do not know how I picked up that notion.… Read more Slowing Down After 50 . . .
Bummed up from last January! It’s winter and that means it is time to feed the birds. There are a lot… Read more A Fun Winter Activity for Kids: Feeding the Birds
How to ‘survive’ the holidays. “The holidays have only just started here but in a couple more weeks the complaints… Read more School Holiday Survival Guide | Happiness is here
Do you use Santa paper? I do. When our children were little, I wrapped each present from Santa with Santa… Read more The Santa Paper
I found the following description fitting for me this year: “Families are inherently unmanageable — ragtag armies at times, yet… Read more Family, Holidays & Silence
We used to feed the birds. That was until the cats started feeding on the birds. Inadvertently, we fed the… Read more Squirrel
. . .canned jellied cranberry sauce. Your read that correctly . . . canned jellied cranberry sauce. I never realized… Read more Thanksgiving wouldn’t be the same without…
I’m trilled to have help with any seemingly mundane house hold chore. Laundry, especially. Laundry seems to be one unending… Read more Chores with Family