Week in the life

Week in the life

May is National Photography Month in the United States, and you won’t have to look very hard to find a lot of photo prompts, free classes, and sales on equipment. My suggestion to you is to use whatever camera you have (phone camera or DSLR) to document your week. A...
A Non-Traditional Mother’s Day

A Non-Traditional Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is tomorrow in the United States.If you enjoy Mother’s Day and celebrate it, you don’t need any ideas from me. However, not everyone enjoys or celebrates a traditional Mother’s Day. If that’s the case for you, then read on, because you might still enjoy...
Use Your Dining Room

Use Your Dining Room

If you have a rarely used formal dining room in your home, use it. Plan a night to serve dinner there. Use placemats or a tablecloth, good china, cloth napkins, taper candles, etc. even if you are just serving spaghetti and meatballs. This may force everyone to clean...
April week 3 – Happy Easter!

April week 3 – Happy Easter!

Today is Easter Sunday! Save any plastic Easter eggs that your family may acquire today, because we will use them in other projects throughout the year. This is a fun week with lots to look forward to. Monday-Thursday prompts don’t require any preparation, so I’ll let...
Your Own Easter Parade

Your Own Easter Parade

Tomorrow is Easter Sunday, and I wish for you to have a wonderful and peaceful day. Normally I suggest that you plan your own Easter “parade”, which just means dressing in your Easter finest and taking a walk. This year, that is not a feasible suggestion....
A family-friendly April Fool’s Day

A family-friendly April Fool’s Day

Tomorrow is April Fool’s Day! Play some fun jokes, but not practical jokes, on your family. And definitely pretend to be fooled when your kids try to prank you. Here are a few family-friendly ideas. Turn everything in the house (that is practical) upside down,...