Involve Your Children In Your Every Day Activities

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It is very important that you involve your children in your every day activities and routines.  If your child is young enough that you still dress them and help them brush their teeth, NOW is the perfect time to teach them their own routine for every day activities that you also do!  If you have a routine such as getting up, using the restroom, brushing your teeth, washing your face, getting dressed, and then eating breakfast, you and your child … [Read more...]

Simple Basketball Tips For Improving Your Game

  Is Your Game A Blur? If you love playing basketball, then you know there are many drills you can do to better your performance! Let’s start with the basics. Shooting. Shooting is one of the most important things you will do in a basketball game.  That’s how you score points!  One of the most important things to remember when shooting is to line up your arms with the rim and make sure that your shooting wrist is not tense when trying … [Read more...]

Outdoor Fun With The Family

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In this day and age, it seems like technology has taken over EVERYTHING, and our kids are spending less time outdoors, and more time on the computer or in front of the television set.  Since it is starting to warm up, consider planning a fun weekend full of outdoor activities! Don’t forget the sunscreen! Arrowhead hunting in an open field: If you are friends with someone who owns a field and has recently had it plowed, you could get lucky … [Read more...]

Frugal Father/Child Activities

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Hanging out with your child is a really important bonding time, but it can get expensive.  I have a few frugal ideas I have come up with – enjoy! Take a daytime hiking trip and pack a lunch! If there is a local hiking trail around, pack a lunch and take your child!  Hiking trails are long enough to allow you to have a good father/son conversation and short enough where you won’t get too tired too quickly.  Plus, you can stop in the middle of … [Read more...]

Getting Kids to Explore Nature

In a world of video games and movies, sometimes just getting to explore nature and relax in the great outdoors seems too good to be true. One of the best parts about summer was getting to enjoy the outdoors with my kids. Whether you like to fish, camp, go on nature hikes, or even go on walks through your neighborhood, enjoying nature is incredibly easy during the warm summer months. If you live in an area with cold winters, however, sometimes … [Read more...]

Guarantee3.com #Basketball Trainer #Giveaway ENDED

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This giveaway is hosted by LeahSay’s Views and Planet Weidknecht.  Be sure and enter all the blog giveaways found at the bottom of the post on the linky.  All of the listed bloggers have included awesome giveaways with prizes that are valued for at least $25.00. I am happy to be giving away a Guarantee3 Basketball Trainer.  Are you looking for extra basketball training?  How about some basketball training for your kids?  Check out the video … [Read more...]

Family Room To Man Cave In 10 Minutes

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Wouldn't this be the perfect man cave?  The boys and I would love this living room set up, but I don't think it would go over that great with the wife.  I already turned our office into game room with a pool table and my hunting trophies, so flipping our living room permanently probably wouldn't be a very good idea right now. Did you know that it is possible to turn your family room into a “Man Cave” in ten minutes or less?  Have you ever … [Read more...]

Ghost Prank In Brazil Elevator – Must See!

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I like to unwind and run through my Facebook thread in the evenings and sometimes come across the best youtube videos.  I found this one and my wife and I laughed and laughed while watching it.  It is a video of a prank that was played in Brazil involving a young ghost inside an elevator.  Be sure to watch it, this little girl really put the fear into the people on the elevator.  Both men and women were shown throughout this elevator prank.  It … [Read more...]

#Giveaway: MegaFanSports Pack Of 4 ENDED

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Welcome to the Sweet February Giveaway Hop Hosted by Planet Weidknecht and LeahSay's Views From February 3-15, you can enter giveaways at all the participating blogs listed below. Each blogger is offering a prize of $25 or more! . My prize is a MegaFold Family Cheer 4 Pack  This MegaFold Family Cheer 4 Pack is valued at $40.00 and also comes with free shipping.  The winner will be provided with a gift code so they may design their own … [Read more...]

The Importance of Teaching Your Sons Respect

  Being a parent is difficult. From the time we're thrust into the world of dirty diapers, late-night feedings, and pacifiers until the time our children get their first cars, go on their first dates, and leave home to go to college, parents have a huge responsibility. Not only do we have to make sure our children grow up healthy, safe, and well educated, but we also need to make sure that our children learn the importance of good manners and … [Read more...]