Father’s day is one of those times when you want to give the most important man in your life something special even though he never asks for anything and seems to have it all. I really have to put some serious thought into this holiday every year. Gifts for dad need to be customized to […]
Sure it is easy for mom to go out and by dad a tie for Father’s Day, but what’s the fun in that. It is important for children to know they play apart in important days such as this one. Dad’s do so much for their kids. Creating a handcrafted gift for dad means more […]
Although there can be quite a few ways to celebrate your child’s elementary school graduation, it must be stressed that this may very well be the first real important celebration in the young person’s life. With that in mind, perhaps any kind of party would suffice since the important thing is that the child’s accomplishment […]
Memorial Day is a holiday tradition that began in order to honor the soldiers of the Union and Confederate Armies who died during the American Civil War. Eventually this day came to be a remembrance for all those deceased veterans of wars fought by American forces. When planning my long holiday, family vacations, I of […]
Most people consider Memorial Day weekend to be the start of summer and I, for one, agree. Bring on the warmth, sunshine and beach days! Originally, it was known as Decoration Day and celebrated our lost veterans from the Civil War. After World War I, it became a day of remembrance for all fallen military […]
Mother’s Day gives all of us the opportunity to say “Thank You” to our moms in our own special way. Moms always seem to give so much to their children without giving it a thought so doing something special for her on this day should be an easy task. I understand that money is a […]
There is nothing like the citrusy, sweet-tart blend of lemon and sugar. Here are a few of my favorite tongue tingling, sweetly refreshing lemon dessert recipes.
If you are considering having a large celebration for your child’s first birthday, you have probably heard at least a few times, “Don’t bother. He will never remember it.” Well, your child may not remember this monumental day, but it is still a significant event in their life and in yours. Ignore the naysayers! A […]