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Festive Fridays: Spring Break Boredom Bingo Printable

Tweet   Spring break season is here! While we’re in an area where the kids don’t get out until Good Friday, I’m already thinking ahead and making plans for my kids and coming up with some ideas to fight those dreaded words – “I’m BORED!” My kids are getting older now and they can easily […]

Festive Fridays: Spring Break Staycation Ideas

Tweet While the weather is still confused about what time of year it really is, we’re moving quickly into spring break season! If you’re like me and just itching to plan a great break for your family but not able to take the time off for or spend money on travel, creating a staycation is […]

Festive Fridays: Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Tweet   St. Patrick’s Day is a day where just about everyone celebrates being Irish, even if it’s an honorary nationality, awarded you for your love of Guinness. While the roots of this special day a religious feast to honor St. Patrick, who is the patron saint of Ireland, it has become a celebration of […]

Festive Fridays: Enjoying a Warm Winter Day

Tweet While the groundhog said that we’d be looking at another 6 weeks of winter, the weather here in the Mid-Atlantic didn’t get the memo. We have had some amazingly warm and beautiful days lately and the extended forecast is hinting at more above average temperatures to come. While I’m not fully convinced that we’ve […]

Festive Friday: Throwback Family Fun Night

Tweet Today’s Festive Friday is sponsored by Gorton’s Seafood. All opinions are our own. Nostalgia. It gets the better of every one of us sometimes, particularly when our kids show even the smallest glimmer of interest in something that we enjoyed as children. The sights, smells, and feelings of a time that things were just […]

Festive Fridays: Celebrating Achievements

Tweet   There’s nothing like the feeling of accomplishment when you reach a goal or finish something that you’ve worked hard to complete. Hard-fought achievements should be celebrated, no matter how big or small. Recently, my middle son finally broke a time in swimming that he’d trained and fought to reach for months on end. […]

Festive Fridays: Valentine’s Day Date Night at Home

Tweet Valentine’s Day is just around the corner again! There’s nothing like celebrating the gift of love with your special someone, but sometimes carving out the time and money for an elaborate date night simply isn’t in the plans. Whether you’re short on time, can’t find a sitter, or money’s a little tight, having a […]

Festive Fridays: Big Game Recipe Round Up

Tweet Playoffs are over and it’s time to start making plans for next Sunday’s big game! Whether you’re cheering on your favorite team, watching for the love of the game, or just checking out the commercials, you’re going to want some delicious eats to enjoy with friends and family. We’ve gathered recipes from some blogger friends to […]