Family Fun

Summer Fun Plan

Summer Fun Plan

Are you looking for ways to keep your summer productive AND fun? Here is a great list of themed days to create your own summer fun plan! I like to plan our summers out. If I don’t, I feel like we get to the end […]

Making a Difference through Service

Making a Difference through Service

Entitlement in children is something that we hear quite a bit about these days. One of the ways we have decided to combat entitlement in our family is by serving. Usually when people hear the word “service” or “service project”, big elaborate events may come […]

DIY Easy Valentines for Kids

DIY Easy Valentines for Kids

Do you need a super simple and inexpensive DIY Valentine for kids to share at school? Here is one that is sure to be a hit with the kids and the teachers too!

Minimalist Gift Giving Ideas

Minimalist Gift Giving Ideas

Are you trying to find a way to give gifts without adding additional clutter and chaos? We have adopted a minimalist gift giving approach and found it to be great in easing entitlement! Are you breathing a sigh of relief that the Christmas gift giving […]

How to Start a Family Christmas Tradition-Christmas Letters

How to Start a Family Christmas Tradition-Christmas Letters

Have you tried to find the perfect family Christmas tradition that everyone can participate in regardless of age or budget? Try writing Christmas letters! My husband and I both grew up near the top of large families. When we first got married, it was fun […]

Rethinking Christmas~How to get More out of Christmas with Less

Rethinking Christmas~How to get More out of Christmas with Less

Stuck in the “something to wear, read, want, need” mode? Try simplifying Christmas with family Christmas gifts to get more out of Christmas with less. How many of you are getting toys for your kids for Christmas? How many of you are constantly reminding your […]