Last month, I told you about my expectations for summer reading for my kids. This month we took our summer reading outdoors to read under the stars. Scholastic provided the books and information about the stars and EVEREADY® provided the flashlights so we could read outside and enjoy the night sky while reading. Reading Under… Continue Reading
I miss the beach a lot. These pictures are from our trip to Myrtle Beach last week for a dance competition. Wish I could spend my whole summer with my feet in the sand. Some day!
This is a sponsored post. Have you ever had your kid call China on your cell phone? Or they called your boss? Or they used up data or minutes playing around? You don’t know the damage until you receive the bill. It’s happened to me! Samsung knows that we use our phones to entertain our… Continue Reading
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Capital One 360. What does it mean to be financially independent? As my oldest son is getting ready to start college in the fall, I’ve thought a lot about what this means. We have told Nathan after he graduates from college we expect him… Continue Reading
This is a sponsored post. Would you like your vacation photos to be sitting on your printer when you get home from a vacation? That’s exactly what I did this past weekend when we went on our Washington DC staycation. We have lived near Washington DC for the 18 of the last 21 years and… Continue Reading
This is a sponsored post. Do you remember all the backyard summer adventures you had as a kid? I remember building forts out of anything we could find outside. Riding our bikes up and down the street until our parents yelled for us to come in. Those adventures created some life-long friendships. In the summer… Continue Reading