Call of the Wild

Call of the Wild Available for Digital Download

Like so many people across the country, especially those with children, finding things to do at home has become of the utmost importance. In our state, we currently have a 30 day stay at home order and with kids ages 17, 13, and 6, finding activities that all can take part in and enjoy can be a challenge.

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Great Ways to Conserve Water and Save Money

 

As homemakers we need to be mindful of how we spend our money.  Do you have to pay for water where you live? Our water bill has always been dreadful!  Although the last bill we received was $30 less than previous months.  Yay! That is worth celebrating.  Here are a few simple ways you can conserve water and save money on your next water bill! Continue reading

Helping Kids Like Playing Outside As Well As Inside

Helping Kids Like Playing Outside As Well As Inside

Sometimes our children enjoy being inside so much that it is difficult to get them out of the house to get fresh air and exercise. This has probably gotten worse since our kids today have so many more options when it comes to staying inside. Once kids could play something quiet or read indoors, but now they can do almost anything inside, even sports with Wii. So, what can you do to get them playing outside?

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Home Educating During the Coronavirus

Home Educating During the Coronavirus

We are living in such an unusual time. A scary time for many. A word that most had never even heard of (unless they spent time reading the back of a Lysol can) has been a game changer in lives all over the entire world. Coronavirus. Who knew one word can put so much fear and make so many changes to what we know of as “everyday life”. It seems as every day, there are new protocols and new restrictions. One thing that has seemed to remain is the fact that many parents are now learning how to homeschool their children. Sure, teachers may be sending online support but parents are still having to find ways to make home educating work (and entertain) outside what the public schools offer.

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Non-Traditional Spring Break Ideas

Non-Traditional Spring Break Ideas

Taking a trip over spring vacation is a rite of passage for many college students. In today’s economic climate, however, those lavish trips to warm and sunny climates that were once the norm may not be as financially possible as they once were. That means that it’s necessary to get a bit creative in order to come up with some fun but more budget conscious trip ideas. These suggestions are definitely off the beaten path, so you’re not likely to find huge crowds at these places, and even if you decide to do an adventure type of trip, you may be able to get accommodations and transportation at the last minute without any problem.

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