Field Trip Foto Friday: The Fire Station

Fire Station Field Trip

It’s been a while since I did my field trip series here. It started back in 2005 with my big kids when they were in their field trip crazy days, and I have done field trip reviews on and off for years… but with my older two in high school and the little guys too […]

How to Make a S’Mores; otherwise titled, How to Make Kids Do Chores


We spent the past weekend out in the country. Like wayyyy out – wide open prairies and BIG TEXAS BUGS. Unfortunately, out in the country, there is rarely time to just sit around and enjoy the slow pace… there’s always something that needs to get done. And so, we bribed the kids with a special […]