Feeding 5 boys....

Oatmeal Bar and Sleepovers

One thing about kids….boys in particular… is that they wake up hungry! We try to eat a lot of Old Fashion Oatmeal for breakfast. My kids love it, so I figured it might work for sleepovers too. It was a hit. I was actually told that I made the best oatmeal ever! What Mom doesn’t love…

A great skill building craft for older preschool children.

Paper Sparkle Flower DIY

Sparkle Flowers are fun and pretty to decorate with. You could easily color a picture on the paper before you fold or add paint or MORE Glitter when they are done. Have fun! This is great for kids who are able to fold straight lines. Younger kids need more help, but they still enjoy watching…

Kindergarten is coming…

Day Three Free Writing A lot of my friends say that I should be happy that my little one is starting school. “What am I going to do with my free time”? “Cry” I say. A lot of our friends have grand babies at this point in their lives. Our little one will be finishing…

If You Pee in the Mountains

There are some places on this Earth that take your breath away. These places have a way of transporting you to an enlightened place in your soul that you could never really explain to anyone who hasn’t shared that experience. One such place for me is the Continental Divide in Rocky Mountain National Park up…

My Day One on Day two..cause that’s how I live my life…

I am pretty good at rambling. Ask my family…oh never mind..they won’t hear you. Maybe it’s just me that they don’t hear. “It’s time to eat” “Get off the computer” “brush your teeth” “Help, there is a fire breathing dragon in the living room!” No response… 5 other people live in this house with me…no…