The Power of a Handshake

The Power of a Handshake

Today’s Rotary program was a very interesting one indeed. It was delivered by Dr. John Q. Baucom on The Million Dollar Handshake. Dr. Baucom intrigued us with tale after tale of why a proper,...

Celebrating Flag Day

Break out the red, white and blue! Today, June 14th, is Flag Day! This is a special day for all Americans to show our respect for our flag and to commemorate the adoption of...

Game Night Lessons

I have definitely blogged before about how much our family loves games. We have raised Little Buddy to be a little boy who appreciates a good game. He knows that regardless of what is...

Skipping Rocks

Skipping Rocks

My family went for a visit to my Mother’s house the other afternoon. Little Buddy and my husband soon headed outside to play. After a while, I decided to see what fun they had...

Bug Lovin’ Boys!

What is it about bugs? Boys are just nuts about them, aren’t they? Well, at least my Little Buddy is crazy about them. And, his friends at Vacation Bible School this week sure seem...

Today’s Adventure: Fishing Rodeo

For five days this week and weekend, my husband’s family is gathering at the lake for our annual family trip. My husband comes from a large family (six children) and there are 15 grandchildren...

Celebrating Unique Holidays

Image via Wikipedia I have to begin by saying that this post is inspired by Parents magazine. Or rather, their tweet. Their tweet read, “Friday is National Donut Day! Free donut at krispy kreme...

Keep em Reading this Summer!

Keep em Reading this Summer!

Parents hear it all the time. Children learn to love to read by being read to as babies and toddlers and emulating their parents reading. This is all true. But as times are so...