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Spring Bucket List for Kids – Free Family Fun Printable

Spring bucket list - Over 100 ideas for kids, teens, families, and adults! Includes crafts, recipes, and lots of fun activities indoors and outdoors. Free printable.

Many years ago, I made a summer bucket list for like five years in a row, except I never ever called it a bucket list. But it was the same thing. I decided to make a bucket list for each season starting with winter in 2017. You can download my winter bucket list for kids and families here. Now that spring is right around the corner, I am posting my spring bucket list. As a full-time working mom and a mom blogger, I have to be really intentional about spending time with my kids. If I’m not intentional, our days … Read more

The Ultimate List of Staycation Ideas for Winter Family Fun

Ultimate staycation guide to winter family fun - Great for kids, teends, families, adults, and couples - Both indoor, at home, and outdoor activities. Good ideas for things to do on a date. Best cheap ideas for free and pay.

When gas prices were really high, I used to hear the word staycation all the time. Now that they’re lower, I haven’t been hearing it as much, but the idea is still the same – to schedule a vacation in your hometown instead of going somewhere else. Before our 2017 Disney cruise was over, we had already put down a deposit on our next Disney cruise, this one in May 2019. It doesn’t give us much time to save up the money though as our final payment is due in just twelve months, and we’ve had to tighten our budget quite a … Read more

Winter Bucket List – Free Family Fun Printable

Winter bucket list - Almost 100 ideas for kids, teens, families, and adults! Includes crafts, recipes, and lots of fun activities. Free printable.

Many years ago, I made a summer bucket list for like five years in a row, except I never ever called it a bucket list. But it was the same thing. This year, I decided to make one for all the seasons starting with winter. As a full-time working mom and a mom blogger, I have to be really intentional about spending time with my kids. If I’m not intentional, our days and weeks would slip by, and I wouldn’t have spent any real time with them. I mean, we’re in the same house, maybe even in the same room, … Read more

The Turkey Hill Experience in Columbia, PA

Turkey Hill Experience sign

A couple weeks ago, my family was invited to the Turkey Hill Experience in Columbia, PA. It was such a fun day, and I want to share it with you. If you’re local (or even passing through the York/Lancaster PA area), it’s definitely a great stop to make! First, the Turkey Hill Experience is literally feet from the highway exit, making it super convenient and easy to find. Once we got inside, we were greeted by the staff and headed upstairs to the Experience. As we approached the entrance, we saw all sorts of trivia, like this display which was … Read more

Summer Picnic Games for Kids

summer picnic games for kids

Are you having a picnic this week? Summer picnic season is well underway. If you’re going to a picnic or hosting your own, it’s always a good idea to have some games planned for the smaller attendees.   Here are the games that we like to organize. These ones are great because older kids (as old as 13-14) are able to play with younger ones (as young as 3-4), and everyone has a great time. Water balloon dodgeball – Each child starts with one water balloon. When you get hit with a water balloon, you have to sit down and … Read more

Free eBook – Spring Crafts, Activities, & Family Fun

Two of my favorite bloggers, Mandi Ehman and Allie McDonald, have teamed up to create a new eBook. Spring Crafts, Activities, and Fun for Families contains 26 spring-themed activities and crafts for kids, adults, and families. 15 different bloggers appear in the ebook, including myself and many that I’ve featured in Things to Write Home About. click here to download the free printable ebook