Tag: kid friendly activies

I Need to Go Geocaching…Now

It has been 2 weeks since I finished the Geocache Diet and I have found a grand total of two geocaches since then.   I have found all of the caches near by and I have decided to stay close to home for a little while…but I really want to go out caching.  There have been some brand new caches published… Read more →

The Day the Rainbow Came

I am now conviced more than ever that kids don’t need a lot the keep them amused.  Forget the TV, computer, or video games and give them something simple.  Today we had a beautiful visitor.  After cleaning the fish tank glass the sun was shining on it and when we walked into the living room there was a big rainbow… Read more →

Am I being a Grinch?

We put up our Christmas tree earlier then usual this year due to pressure from our five year old and many parents who asked her if we had the tree up yet.  When she told them no they would give her a sad face and say something like, “well you better get those Humbug parents of yours to put it up”.   Thank… Read more →

Surviving the Christmas Rush

Christmas time has hit us and we have been a little caught off guard this year.  We have fallen behind on our writing as we have been trying to keep up with all the holiday planning, shopping, and activities going on this year.  Actually the biggest hurdle has been keeping healthy.  I am trying to stay positive and not write… Read more →

Fall Outdoor Activities Challenge – Week 5

This week, with Halloween just around the corner, we predictably went to our local pumpkin patch for our weekly fall outdoor activity.  This was a repeat of our less then successful trip to the patch last year when the twins were only 1.5yrs old.  Last year’s story sounds like a hit country song:  ‘Tears in the Pumpkin Patch’.  What a difference a year makes as this year the tears were… Read more →