1. Build a Moving Target for Nerf Guns

    Over the weekend, my husband had the idea that it would be fun to build a moving target for the boys to use with their Nerf guns.  He was envisioning…

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  2. DIY Marble Bowling Game

    DIY Marble Bowling with Pencil Eraser Pins Last spring, we sold our home and moved into a larger home, which we actually purchased from friends.  Their kids are older than…

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  3. Bean Bag Knock Down Game

    Here's an idea for active indoor play - a bean bag knock down game!  What boy doesn't like to knock things down? Last weekend, the boys were all sick, and…

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  4. The ABC's of Parenting Babies

    This week, 60+ bloggers from the Kid Blogger Network are blogging about the ABC's of all sorts of topics relating to kids such as the ABC's of Toddler Activities and…

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  5. Setting Goals for Homeschooling (Plus an idea for the unmotivated learner)

    This semester, I am setting goals for homeschooling for the first time, and I think it's going to help me simplify and focus my homeschooling priorities.  I got this idea…

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  6. Remember the Year Month by Month

    2012 was a really big year for our family!  We welcomed a new baby on January 3rd.  It's been incredible to watch Jonathan grow from a newborn baby to crawling…

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  7. Christmas

    Merry Christmas, a day late!  We were blessed to have a picture perfect day here complete with a fire in the fireplace and snow falling outside!  For Texas, a white…

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  8. Three Days Before Christmas

    T'was three days before Christmas, and all through the house, ALL the creatures were stirring, and jumping on the couch. The ornaments were hung on the Christmas tree with care,…

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  9. Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for Boys (Includes Homemade Ideas!)

    Two weeks until Christmas!  Hopefully, you're more organized than me and have all of your shopping done.  If not, here are some last-minute gift ideas for boys. Basic Lego Tub…

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  10. Christmas Gift Guide for Boys

    I can't believe that it's time to think about Christmas shopping already!  We're planning to keep Christmas gift-giving very simple this year because of a job transition and a time…

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