General Conference Tents for Kids

My daughter asked me yesterday if she can help me get ready for General Conference.  Of course, I said, “Yes!”  We are always excited when Conference comes around again.  This week we will be pulling out our bins, purchasing some snacks and getting prepared to enjoy Conference this weekend.  One of the best ideas that I use during Conference…

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Baby Boy’s Room Idea

I have been working on trying to put all of the 100,000s (no joke) of images that I have taken over the years of my family into a scrapbook.  I was going through some pictures and found this fun room that my sister and I put together for my second child.  I was about 8 months pregnant when I…

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Chess Set: Scouting Activity

I am one of the den leaders for my son’s Webelos Cub Scout troop.  We were working on Scholar and one of the requirements was to learn how to play Chess.  I thought it would be fun to have the boys make their own chess board and pieces.  I didn’t realize how time consuming it would be.  We made…

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DIY Kid’s Dr. Suess Bedside Furniture

After moving across country, I was working on organizing the boy's room.  Not an easy task when we sold most of our furniture when we made the trek.  We were also renting so there was a limit to what we could do to the rooms.  The boys needed a bedside table of some sort to store their little toys,…

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My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 12

A Typical Afternoon -  Picking up my kids from school.  Asking my son to start his homework about a dozen times.  Finding little hands in the pantry.  Starting to think about dinner.  So, I open the frig and stare at what's inside hoping that something would just pop out at me and say "eat me!"  Okay, well, can I…

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72 Hour Emergency Kit

Good thing I started this Weekly Blog.  It has helped me to keep on track.  I think with the cold and the snow coming my energy level for organizing has frozen too!  Yikes!  So thanks for keeping me in-line.  It isn't fun building in the garage right now since it is below 20 out there.  I started to work…

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My Monday Morning Madness Minutes – Week 10

I have to say that I enjoyed my vacation with my family even if most of it was with someone new waking up and being sick.  It is always fun to have family over to visit.  Since I was taking a break from my blog world, I thought today that I would start the New Year off and try…

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