2016 · June · Life · Summer · Summer of Fun

Summer of Fun: Activity 1- A Great Tip & A Writing Contest

We’ve pulled anchor and are under way to sailing through a great Summer of Fun 2016… it has begun!! But first, a quick tip. When we first started our lists I would write each activity on a post-it-note and hang them on the wall. Then, we created a jar and placed each activity in the jar and…… Continue reading Summer of Fun: Activity 1- A Great Tip & A Writing Contest

2016 · June · Life · Summer · Summer of Fun

Summer of Fun 2016: Ideas for Teens

Today’s the day! The day I look forward to for most of the winter months. I’m so excited I can hardly sit still long enough to get this written!! If you’ve been with me for awhile then you know that every summer my family completes a list of summer activities together we call Summer of…… Continue reading Summer of Fun 2016: Ideas for Teens

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☼ Summer of Fun ☼ Activity 31

I can’t believe how quickly summer is coming to an end. 😦 We’ve nearly finished with all of our activities and back to school time is rapidly approaching. This activity was both needed and much appreciated by all of us.  Sometimes life can get pretty stressful and fast paced and we need to slow down…… Continue reading ☼ Summer of Fun ☼ Activity 31

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☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 28

Ever been sitting around, okay working your hiney off, and thought to yourself, I really want something sweet? You walk  run to the kitchen to discover you’ve nothing in the ol’ fridge or cupboards that even remotely resembles sweet. Isn’t that the worst feeling in the world? If you’re anything like me, you begin the…… Continue reading ☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 28

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☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 27

We have a disease around here. It’s a nasty lil critter that will occasionally rear its ugly lil head. This is a disease I think most families probably have; they just don’t know it. Typically, you start seeing antsy pants and discontentment mulling around the house. That’s how you know it’s coming What?  What do…… Continue reading ☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 27

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☼Summer of Fun☼ Vacation

Hello my lovely followers and faithful readers. Just a quick one today as I head on vacation for 2 weeks. Sometimes the best thing a writer can do is take a break. I plan to write while I’m away but you won’t see that content until my return on Aug 1st, at which time I…… Continue reading ☼Summer of Fun☼ Vacation

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☼Summer of Fun☼ Rain, Rain Go Away

We have the summer of fun list; have chosen the activity for the day; collected whatever supplies we may need and… it rains… again. What do we do when the activity we’ve chosen for a day is an outdoor activity and mother nature decides to take her shower? What any other respectable family does; we…… Continue reading ☼Summer of Fun☼ Rain, Rain Go Away

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☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 25

Doesn’t seem possible, but I guess title’s don’t lie. So, activity 25 was full of stuff, fun stuff, learning stuff, and well just stuff. It’s sort of a nonsense sort of activity but wow, does it produce the laughter (I really seem to be on this whole laughter kick as of late. What’s that about?)…… Continue reading ☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 25

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☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 24

I’m going to get straight to it today as we have several things we need to take care. Hope you don’t mind 🙂 Activity Number 24 – Origami Some of us liked it, others didn’t have the patience for it. If you’re going to do origami, you’re going to need some patience and you’re going…… Continue reading ☼Summer of Fun☼ Activity 24