Need Extra Cash To Use For The Upcoming Holiday Season??


As the holiday season quickly approaches us, we all start to think about the holidays and the money that is usually needed this time of year.  What better time than the present to start clearing out some of your old, unwanted, and unused belongings?  You can turn these unwanted items into cash!  Here are a few ideas how:Have a rummage sale!  While most any item will sell at a rummage sale, the most common items are typical household items!Sell items at an auction!  You can Read more […]

Today is St. Patrick’s Day!


  Today is St. Patricks’s Day!  Do you and your family celebrate?  Do you cook the traditional meal of corned beef and cabbage?  St. Patrick’s Day has an interesting history and traditions!  Click here to read more about it!  Image courtesy of Stuart Miles / Read more […]

Today is Read Across America Day!

Read Across America

Today is Read Across America Day!  It was purposely scheduled to coincide with Dr. Seuss’s birthday!  This is a day that the NEA (National Education Association) pushed to create in 1997 to put focus on reading!  Click on the image below for more information about this holiday! Read more […]

Today is St. David’s Day!


This is another of those holidays that I had no idea existed!  It is to celebrate the life of St. David and the Welsh culture.  It is not a public holiday in the United States though, but some people still recognize it.  To learn more about this holiday, click on the image below. Read more […]

Today Is Mardi Gras!


 It’s Mardi Gras time!  For anyone that has never been to a Mardi Gras parade… especially a New Orleans Mardi Gras parade… they need to go to at least one once in their lifetime!  Click on the image below to learn more about this awesome holiday’s history and the ways that it is celebrated!   Read more […]

FREE 21 Valentine Craft Ideas For Kids E-Book

Do you plan to do some Valentine’s Day crafts with your children?  If so, here are 21 cute ideas for crafts related to Valentine’s Day for kids!  This website is awesome… they quite often have free e-books with some really cool ideas.  If you decide to download this book and if you do create some of these crafts with your children, I would LOVE it if you’d come back and comment here about your experience!   Read more […]

An Early Spring Predicted!

Yay!  Punxsutawney Phil did NOT see his shadow!  That means we should have an early spring!  Is anyone else as excited about this as I am?  I am not much of a winter person at all!  I am always more than ready for spring to come… the Earth is such a beautiful place in the springtime!  The birds return home and start chirping again, the flowers and grass start growing and blooming again, and the warmth is amazing because it’s usually not too hot and not too cold!  Springtime weather makes Read more […]