homemade soda

Healthier Homemade Soda

Preview: This healthier homemade soda is a refreshing treat for the holidays or summer vacation. This homemade soda syrup added to seltzer is a great alternative to traditional store-bought soda for kids and adults alike. When holidays or summer vacation rolls around, too often our best intentions of eating well …

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wood slice ornaments

Wood Slice Ornaments

These wood slice ornaments are super simple to make and are a fun activity for the kids. We added this to our 12 Days of Christmas last year and my boys wanted to do it again this year. I was originally going to do this faux wood burning project, but after …

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a chicken sign makes a great gift for the backyard chicken keeper

Gifts for the Chicken Lover

Do you know a crazy chicken lady or someone that loves chickens even if they aren’t able to keep their own? Here are some ideas for unique gifts for the chicken lover. Stocking Stuffers for the Chicken Lover If you are shopping online, you can find lots of cute chicken …

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Family Christmas Traditions

Family Christmas traditions are big in our house. Surprisingly, our kids look forward to the family activities more than the presents. While I have a post on how our family does a “12 Days of Christmas,” I thought I would share how other families create traditions around the holidays. Traditions …

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