Pool Noodle Obstacle Course 11

Pool Noodle Obstacle Course

My kids are totally addicted to WipeOut, American Ninja Warrior and American Gladiators.  They love the obstacle course type shows.  Their latest plea was for me to make them an obstacle course.  Naturally they...

What Connection Is There Between An Onion and Sun Glasses? 0

What Connection Is There Between An Onion and Sun Glasses?

I love onions but really hate cutting them.  I will skip putting them in recipes just because I don’t feel like bawling for the next hour.  But while camping I was cutting an onion...

Reflector Mock Watches Revisited 0

Reflector Mock Watches Revisited

This is a post I created early on in my blogging experience and I am revisiting it for all of you who may not have seen it originally.  It is still a favorite for...

Easy Balance Board 2

Easy Balance Board

Ever since I started having leg problems I have come up with so many different ways to create “balancing” activities to try and build some strength.  This is an easy one. All you need...

Selling Some Bikes 0

Selling Some Bikes

After five kids and many many bikes – I am finally getting rid of some.  As of tonight even my youngest child is fully onto a mountain bike and my son has given up...

The Art of Wrapping Hair 0

The Art of Wrapping Hair

While on vacation this week I paid someone TWICE to braid Sephora’s hair.  Six braids to keep her hair in place all week and then again on the way home to hold her through...

Cutting a Watermelon 0

Cutting a Watermelon

How do you cut a watermelon?  Usually I cut it into pieces and either we eat it directly off the rind or I cut it and scoop out the flesh (using an ice cream...

Last Day of Vacation 0

Last Day of Vacation

This morning we spent our time at the beach.  The beach was back to normal – no seaweed to be found. What is left of her braids are still in place even without elastics...

Vacation Day 8 0

Vacation Day 8

Today started out sunny but by the time we arrived at the pool the clouds started rolling in again – and stayed for hours.  After three hours (11am) we left the pool so Sephora...