First of all, how is it August already? I mean, I swear it was just the 4th of July. For many of us, August means the countdown to our children returning to school, and there never seems like there is enough time to cram in every last little outing to close out the summer. For … Continue reading TIP: August Bucket List
I.have.cravings. Some people crave chocolate, I crave salt. Some like sweets, I like savory.
So - the zucchini and summer squash were calling out to me - "pick me, buy me" they shouted as I walked past them. "You know you want to try something new" they whispered to me.
WOW, July already!? How can that be? Every year I feel like April and May drag on and then the days go by lightening quick in June, July, and August. We are in the midst of peak summer season now and before summer ends, be sure to check out these suggestions for your July Bucket List.
I may have mentioned previously, but I was not born with one crafty bone in my body, nope, not a one. Playdoh is about as crafty as I get most days, but this past Friday, I found myself with two kids not able to play outside due to the weather but needing something to do.
Area Fourth of July Celebrations: June 28th 4th of July Shirt Painting (Howell) – 1p-7p Howell Carnegie Library Bring a white shirt and the library will provide paint and space to create a masterpiece (or mess). You may want to wear clothes that can get fabric paint on them. This event is held outside. FREE. … Continue reading TIP: Area Independence Day Celebrations
So this is nothing to new, but it's something that my boys and I enjoyed doing last week during what was supposed to be a rainy day.
How I spent my summer vacation in 1992 – three words: Front Yard Camping.
Yeah, it’s June! June is my FAVORITE month and not just because it’s my birth month! I LOVE JUNE. It’s finally warm, but not too warm. Flip flops are the only way to go (when not going to work) or even better, barefoot with the warm sand between my toes. The beaches aren’t too busy, … Continue reading LIFE: June’s Bucket List
This is one of those recipes that I am not really sure what it should be called. The original recipe was given to me as a chili recipe several years ago ....