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The True Spirit of Christmas – Is a Goat on YOUR Gift List?

I would say that almost everyone reading this does NOT have a live goat on their holiday gift list.  That isn't the case in a lot of the world. World Vision is an amazing charity that works hard to bring sustainable resources to people in need.  You can shop this holiday season thru WorldVisionGifts.com and help support those efforts. You can buy a goat for a family in need for only $75.  Or a Goat and 2 chickens for just $100.  That will give a steady supply of eggs, milk and meat to … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Must Haves

With Thanksgiving right around the corner you may be thinking about how to prepare your home. Or maybe you’re trying to come up with the perfect present for the host of your family’s Thanksgiving Day event. Here are a few Thanksgiving must haves that will make perfect presents or give your home the exact feel you want before the holiday. Thanksgiving could possibly be the most delicious holiday! Everyone has their favorite Thanksgiving dish and that’s what makes the following items must … [Read more...]

Easter Fun Facts and Activity Sheets

Why are we surrounded by lambs, eggs, crosses, candles and hot cross buns?  All of these items have a meaning pertaining to Easter.  Here are the reasons why, and a few other fun facts.  At the bottom of this post you will find a some activities to do with the kiddos.  - The name Easter owes its origin from Eastre, the Anglo-Saxon goddess who symbolizes hare and egg.- The first Easter baskets were given the appearance of bird's nests.- Easter can land anywhere between … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day: Test Your Knowledge

Hello Everyone!Well today is March 17 - and for those of us who are so busy with kids and work that we sometimes forget our own names – that means it is St. Patrick’s Day! I come from an Irish family (my maiden name is Breen) so St. Patty’s Day has always been a huge holiday in my house. Every year we threw a big party, served lots of green drinks (green beer for the adults, green Kool-Aid for us kids), pinched anyone clueless enough not to be wearing the color green, and ate cabbage and … [Read more...]

St. Patrick's Day: Test Your Knowledge

Hello Everyone!Well today is March 17 - and for those of us who are so busy with kids and work that we sometimes forget our own names – that means it is St. Patrick’s Day! I come from an Irish family (my maiden name is Breen) so St. Patty’s Day has always been a huge holiday in my house. Every year we threw a big party, served lots of green drinks (green beer for the adults, green Kool-Aid for us kids), pinched anyone clueless enough not to be wearing the color green, and ate cabbage and … [Read more...]

St. Patrick's Day: Test Your Knowledge

Hello Everyone!Well today is March 17 - and for those of us who are so busy with kids and work that we sometimes forget our own names – that means it is St. Patrick’s Day! I come from an Irish family (my maiden name is Breen) so St. Patty’s Day has always been a huge holiday in my house. Every year we threw a big party, served lots of green drinks (green beer for the adults, green Kool-Aid for us kids), pinched anyone clueless enough not to be wearing the color green, and ate cabbage and … [Read more...]