We took a trip to the local pumpkin-patch this past weekend, and the littles had an absolute ball. Nothing like a bit of crisp air and some wide-open spaces to refresh the mind and revive the soul. The husband and I must've been feeling the festive spirit too; we told the kiddos they could pick the biggest, tallest, most orange gourds they could find. Go big or go home... Or, do both! Suffice to say, we now have two extremely large soon-to-be jack-o-lanterns sitting on our lawn.
12 festive DIY pumpkin projects
Yes, the kids want to go the traditional carving route, but I'm trying to persuade them that we should try something a little less expected and a bit more unique (and super stylish to boot). I pursued the web to find a few fabulously cool crafts and gorgeously chic ways to display autumn pumpkins, and these 12 ideas are absolutely inspired. I might just have to go back to the patch and pick out a few more oversize beauties to craft with this season. Happy carving... or painting... or drilling!
Skip the Crowds and Take Your Family Skiing in Waterville Valley
After a sizable snow storm over Martin Luther King weekend, there were plenty of lift lines and skiers heading to Vermont. Amazingly, most of them drove right past an awesome resort. I'm encouraging families to skip the crowds on the next winter holiday and take a family ski trip ...read more
Keeping your New Year's resolutions
The New Year is off to a fresh start, and many of us are committed to doing something or many things with more intention this year. But it's tough to stay on track. In fact, “Quitters Day”, which falls on January 14th this year, is the day when most people give up. How can you ...read more
Kids in the Kitchen: Mini Banana Waffle Pies With Peanut Butter Dipping Sauce
School has started back for many (us included!), and today's Kid's in the Kitchen recipe makes for a perfect breakfast or after-school snack. We made ours for an after-school snack the other day and my second grader loved it. We call this recipe Mini Banana Waffle Pies With ...read more
THANKSGIVING INSPIRATION FROM MOMTRENDS
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