Crafty! For the Holidays!

Updated 6/8/21 This blog contains affiliated links. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. If you click on one of my affiliate links and make a purchase, I will receive a commission at no extra cost to you. The above applies to any affiliate, I might have. Almost six months to Christmas. That sounds…

PARTY PLANNING!

We had a wonderful weekend at the first family reunion in over two years. We had all ages from 90 years old to 10 months. The weather was beautiful, a little cool in the morning but it warmed up nicely during the day. There was food galore I mean everything . We had fried chicken,…

Traditions

We all grew up with traditions, some we really like and enjoy. Here were some of our traditions, getting up running to see what Santa brought. Making kieffles ( They are a Hungarian or Polish delicious delicacy that are very hard to stop eating). I really believe they are Hungarian. We used to bake them…

Celebrate ! Father’s day, my day or everyday.

Right now let’s celebrate Memorial Day and then of course Father’s Day. Go to my resource library on the main page of my selectionsfrombarb.com, on the top left hand side. Enter the password HELEN. Purchase this verse and have your children make up a special Father’s Day card with art paper, a picture of each…

Father’s Day, Daddy’s Day, PaPa’s Day!

Mother’s Day here and gone. Lots of people came up with creative ways to celebrate Mother’s Day inside as the weather here was lousy. It was cold and rainy and most of us stayed inside, not even wanting to go out to a restaurant to eat. Indiana’s weather is very unpredictable and up north, they…

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…

Exercise! Exercise, good old exercise.

Again, EXERCISE the word of the year when you think about it. What with all our isolation this last winter, many of us found solace in watching movies and snacking binges. Especially potato chips. However now is the time where as the old saying goes –its time for the rubber to hit the road. I…

Meri Meri

Meri Meri Planning a party for one of the upcoming special days in your life. Hope you decide to check out Meri Meri and see if they have anything unique, that might suit your party. Wonderful party themes for delighting children and adults everywhere. Imagination running at great speed. In the world of make believe…

Organize! Yes! Why!

With all the wonderful weather we have been having including the high temperatures, we all believe summer will be here before we know it. The flowers are popping up their heads, the grass is so green and already needs cutting . Everyone is talking about starting their garden . I say everyone but not us…