Category: Children

  • Tea Collection

    Lots of great sales showing on tea collection. Come and take a look. Spend some time just looking and pondering on what to purchase. Hope you enjoy. The Stock Up Event – Up to 25% off Sitewide As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. If you click on any one of my links […]

  • Miss J’s positive 1st grade class.

    Nice thank you notes from the class. They made us laugh and smile and all we did was to help with their library. Thank you to those who were able to participate. As a thank you back, here is a short story to share. HOLLY AND HOWIES’S FRIENDSHIP For several days I watched two little […]

  • Right and Wrong boards. What an opportunity.

    Thinking about things like the above is something we all need to do, especially considering the status our world as a whole tonight. So here are my thoughts, read them or not, it OK with me. I just need to say what is on my mind. We are so lucky to live where we do, […]

  • Big Families can be fun~

    Big families I am sure I have talked about before. They can be lots of fun and challenging at times, but hey that is what life is all about. Our family is continuing to grow! We had six children, we have 18 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, both girls. Two more great grandchildren on the […]

  • Decision making! What a trip.’

    Decisions, decisions, isn’t that what January seems to be all about. The world seems to be following in a spiral and I feel like that is what life is like right now. You are saying to yourself what is the right decision and what is the wrong decision! Sometimes it like the tossing of a […]

  • Cold as it should be in January!

    Personally I would like to see a little snow. Of course I say that softly as most people don’t want snow. Every winter needs some snow so we can have our fill of winter sports. It has been cold but really not any snow to speak of. Think how the kids feel that got new […]

  • Holiday baskets with you in mind, AMAZON, for the perfect holiday gift!

    Thinking of fixing baskets for Christmas, a birthday, just as a thank you to someone who has been there for you and your family. There is no time like the present to begin. Are you doing baskets for family members, church friends, grandchildren, a family having a difficult time financially, newlyweds, a new grandbaby or […]

  • Autumn with the trees changing colors fast.

    Been a rainy weekend and beginning of a new week, not particularly cold but rainy. The trees are turning colors fast. Vibrant colors orange, red and yellow. Means there will be many leaves for some to rake. Lots of out doors work to be done. Raking, weeding, trimming, planting and for some of us we […]

  • Resources available to help you in discerning the right education road for your gifted or challenged child.

    Orginally written 4/26/20 Update 8/22/21 This blog the ABC of special education is #packed full of words and definitions used by social workers, teachers, physicians when working with special needs and gifted children. The blog was written by a woman ( our daughter Susan) who has been a foster parent, is certified as a Special […]

  • Caregiver

    Care giver definition, a family member or paid helper who regularly looks after a child or a sick, elderly or disabled person. Found this definition online . Short and sweet. Do you find that you are the care giver in your family? If so it is prudent to remember to wear your extra hats when […]