One of our favorite things to do as a family is go out for ice cream as a little surprise for the kids at the end of a long summer week. This ritual of ours can certainly get expensive though! So today, I decided to throw a surprise Ice Cream Sundae party for my kids. [...]
Easy ways to pack a shoebox for Operation Christmas Child
Old Fashioned Candy Apples are EASY to make!
This contest has ended. Congratulations to the following winners! Cordova, Michelle Nelson Rome, Alyssa johnson Midland, Maggie Bailey Prattville, Stacey J Veggie Tales LIVE Is on tour again! We absolutely love this show and I’m thrilled to be able to offer a giveaway of 8 Tickets to each of the four shows listed below. [...]
Another fun story time video!
Adults like to play with their food, too!
A delicious and refreshing cherry pie and a story about making friends of enemies
What? Cried Granny – an almost bedtime story
Most kids have no idea you can make Corn Dogs at home!
Can Papa get through a story without interruptions?
One Fish, Two Fish by Dr Seuss
Peanut Butter, Cream Cheese, & Brown Sugar Heaven!
Today, instead of reading a book, I thought we could sing a song about reading book! This is a great song my Laurie Berkner and I know you’ll love it. So get out your glasses! Check out all of my Story Time Videos below! The Little Red Hen Click, Clack, Moo! Cows That Type Bark, George [...]
A story from my childhood days
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Fudgey, chewy, and every kid’s favorite.
A little comfort food with a side of comfort…
Yoo-hoo Ice Cream is delicious, easy, and only has two ingredients!
I dearly love today’s story. Katy Rose brought it home from the school library one day this past year and asked me to read it to her. We both quickly found ourselves laughing throughout the whole book, especially the ending! I hope you enjoy it as much as we did. Thank you for all of [...]
YES Day! Story time video fun
June is National Dairy Month! To celebrate it, we were invited to visit an Alabama dairy farm courtesy of the Southeast United Dairy Association. We had a WONDERFUL family day and I’m so excited to bring you along with us in today’s post! This is Mr. and Mrs. Childers, who celebrate their 47th wedding anniversary [...]
This is a GREAT activity to do with kids but even adults enjoy the “neatness” factor of making your own butter.
Giraffes Can’t Dance Listen to more of my favorite stories below! How Many Veggies? Featuring a surprise phone call from Larry The Cucumber! Pirate Pete’s Talk Like A Pirate Interrupting Chicken Tacky The Penguin Enemy Pie Little Red Hen When I Was Young In The Mountains Click, Clack, Moo Cows That Type Bark, George [...]
A fun, easy, and inexpensive shirt to make for the 100th day of school.
Snow Cream IngredientsDishpan of fresh, clean snow (or shaved ice) 1 can Sweetened condensed milk 1-10 kidsInstructionsCombine snow and sweetened condensed milk. Stir well. Hand over to kids. Discourage snow cream fights because they are sticky to clean up. Schema/Recipe SEO Data Markup by ZipList Recipe Plugin2.2http://www.southernplate.com/2011/01/snow-cream.html Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend on FacebookShare [...]
Felt and glue are two of the best things to have on hand during Christmas time with your kids. I can’t even begin to count how many different ornaments and crafts we made up as kids to hang on our tree or give to friends using mostly those two simple supplies. It’s so important to [...]
Reading Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss. HAVE A GREAT DAY! Listen to more of my favorite stories below! Interrupting Chicken How Many Veggies? Featuring a surprise phone call from Larry The Cucumber! Pirate Pete’s Talk Like A Pirate Tacky The Penguin Enemy Pie Little Red Hen When I Was Young [...]
Both of my kids started school this week and it has been a very strange few days for me. For the first time in eleven years, my voice echoes off the walls during the day. I find myself sitting down to work and waiting for someone to need something before I get started. I’m sure [...]