Life: I am human….

If you have been looking for a blog post from me and haven't seen one in a while, I apologize.  I am human and I am being honest in telling you that I have been going some things in my personal life that have taken precedent over this blog.  That's not to say that I … Continue reading Life: I am human….


EAT: Sweet Treats Around Mid-Michigan

Sometimes you just want something sweet on your palette, am I right?

TIP: Family Bucket List

I finally got around to typing up this list that I began when my oldest was just a baby.    This typed list is a collection of Post-Its, pieces of scrap paper, notes on my phone, etc. all in one collective place.   Although we have visited several of these places, we still have quite a … Continue reading TIP: Family Bucket List

Tip: Fabulous Fall Events in Mid-Michigan

I love fall - the leaves changing, crisper air, football weekends, apple picking, pumpkin carving - and all that goes along with it. Check out Mid-Michigan Kids' picks for Fabulous Fall Events here!

TIP: Back to School Commemorative Sign

It’s back to school time and to mark this milestone for the last three years that my kids have had school, I have made these super-easy signs for my kids to hold to commemorate the occasion.

TIP: September’s Bucket List

I'm not going to lie, it has been a bit hectic in my world with all this back to school hoopla that I'm looking forward to a few upcoming slowed-down weekends to enjoy some local events that encompass what September in Michigan is all about.

Life: In a Northern Town…

Last week was nothing short of amazing as we vacationed in Frankfort, spending ample time at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, nearby Empire, and Traverse City.   As you may have read in the Mid-Michigan Kids Facebook group, I shared snip-its into our daily activities last week and here they are collectively as one blog: … Continue reading Life: In a Northern Town…

LIFE: The Countdown to Back to School is on…

The countdown to return to school is on – and I’m only mildly freaking out.  I’m sure to be in full-on freaked out mode next week.  This happens every year – I try to get as much done as I possibly can before school starts, but inevitably there are always last minute appointments, school supplies, … Continue reading LIFE: The Countdown to Back to School is on…

Life: Back to School – What to Pack For Cold Lunch

Can you believe it’s time for Back to School already? Where did the summer go? No really, where did it go, seriously, find it and send it back!