DIY American Girl Doll Furniture

DIY American Girl Doll Furniture.  I am always impressed by the parents and children who make their own play accessories.  It may be a jet-pack, a costume, or your own doll furniture.  American Girl Dolls (click here) themselves are super expensive; … [Read more...]

Halloween Pumpkin Craft

This has been my favorite Halloween Pumpkin Craft for years!  Not only does it keep them busy with all of the torn paper, but it isn't scary.  This Halloween craft ranks right up there with my favorite Tie-Dyed Turkey.  We've also made a Snow Globe … [Read more...]

Family Friendly Tips for National Parks

Family Friendly Tips for National Parks.  Want to enjoy the National Parks, but are a little overwhelmed? Fortunately for me, I’ve had my parents and sister to help guide the way on my first adventures.  Here are some Family Friendly Tips for … [Read more...]

4th Graders Free to National Parks

Do you have a 4th grader?  Starting this school year (2015-2016), fourth graders in the United States and their families will gain free admission to all of America's National Parks, federal lands, and waters.  You can read more about our experience … [Read more...]

Family Hikes in Rocky National Park

We love going to the Rocky Mountains in Colorado.  Our love for the Rockies started on our honeymoon. Now we are thrilled to be able to share the experience of this amazing park with our children. I love hikes that have some water component… all of … [Read more...]