I've never been a huge fan of the price fixed Valentine's Day dinner arbitrage that restaurants impose on hapless couples. So today's post is a compilation of fun alternative ideas for celebrating Valentine's Day with the one(s) you love. Spa Day Everyone can appreciate a day of self care and . . .
This is such an exciting time of year though sometimes I have trouble jumping into the holiday spirit. But I know that by making an effort to schedule time for holiday family activities we are creating a lifetime of memories and possibly starting or continuing traditions our own kids may decide to . . .
We are in the thick of no-school November and the days have been rainy and cool, so we've had a lot of time to spend indoor on school days off. It's hard to find activities that my kids ages 13, 10, and 7 can enjoy together (that do not involve staring at a screen). Since we are approaching the . . .
Because I'm a crazy person, it's that time of year when I start thinking about family photos for our annual holiday card. Every September after the kids get back into school I get to work on scheduling our family photography session. Then comes the outfit selections. It takes a lot of advance . . .
I haven't been a student in the last eighteen years but I always think of the year based on the school calendar. Now that I have kids back in school, even though it is only August 30th it feels like January 1st to me. Time for new year resolutions, girlfriends! I've always been a goal-oriented . . .
Those of you following along on Instagram know that our family just spent a week vacationing in Southern Utah where we explored Zion, Bryce Canyon, and Grand Canyon National Parks. All of those parks were incredible and I would add each to your bucket list. If you are looking for a really unique . . .