Am I Making a Difference? (Encouragement from 1 Mom to Another)

real mommy moments

Today I saw something on tv. This lady was making a powerful difference in the world. Changing lives, traveling the world. It got me thinking. Am I making a difference? Why am I here? Am I making the world a better place? Is this the life I am intended to live? Am I doing enough? Then I looked up and saw these faces. The answer

22 Summer Activities For Kids (Roundup)

Summer Activities For Kids

It always seems like when we reach mid-summer, all I hear is “I’m BORED!” If you are like me and need ideas for summer activities for kids, this list can help! Here are 22 summer activities that are cheap and FUN for the kids and for YOU! Pool Noodle Tic Tac Toe Premeditated Leftovers Have a family field day  7 on a Shoestring Make indoor s’mores Paint with

Louisiana Beaches: Cypremont Pointe State Park #ExploringLA

Louisiana beaches

Cypremont Pointe State Park was our next stop while exploring Louisiana. We were told that this is the place to go. Coming from Houston and being regular visitors to Galveston Island, we were a little skeptical of the Louisiana beaches that they told us about. Cypremont Pointe State Park  is right outside of Lydia and New Iberia, LA. Close enough for an easy drive out to the water,

Easy Patriotic Crafts For Kids

easy patriotic crafts for kids

Looking for 4th of July or Memorial Day Crafts for kids? Here is a collection of easy patriotic crafts for kids to spur your imagination. Handprint American Flag by Muffin Tin Mom Popsicle Sticks Flags by Ginger Snap Crafts Finger Paint Flag  Carrots are Orange (pictured) Remembrance and Veteran’s Day Bracelets by No Time For Flash Cards Patriotic Colored Noodle by Frogs and Snails Patriotic Noisemakers