Tag Archives: families

Camping and Strengthening Families

“Like campfires and marshmallows, we’re just better together.” – Author unknown As I sit to visit with you today, I have just returned from an excellent camping adventure. Two weekends in a row I’ve pitched a tent, once in Oregon, … Continue reading

Children and Garden to Table

“A garden must combine the poetic and the mysterious with a feeling of serenity and joy.” (Luis Barragan) Have you experienced the delight of biting into a fresh, ripe tomato? The flavor and juiciness are intense from this garden to … Continue reading

A Whole Week to Celebrate the Young Child

Get your motor runnin’…okay, how ‘bout those little sneakers? Cardboard boxes are already being transformed into Big Race race cars that will be energized by youngsters and proudly trotted around the raceway on April 16th. The Big Race, hosted by … Continue reading

Learning With Chickens

My family lives in Oak Run and we enjoy the whole country lifestyle. Fresh air, quiet nights, bright stars, and lots of good old country fun. However, there was something missing from our life, something our friends and neighbors do. … Continue reading

Long-distance: 4 Ways to Keep Baby In Touch

When I first got pregnant, I was torn over how to update my relatives on baby news. I never wanted to become the oversharing mom on social media, but I also didn’t want to keep all the moments I shared … Continue reading