Bringing Back A Family Tradition

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Let’s take a field trip into the past.  Did you and your family do something every week, such as play card games on Wednesday nights or take a walk every Saturday?  Teaching your children about family traditions is really important!  Why?  Because they need to know the value of spending time together every week.  In this day and age, it’s really easy to STAY BUSY.  It’s really easy to forget to spend time together.  It may not be intentional, but … [Read more...]

Involve Your Children In Your Every Day Activities


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


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


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...] #Basketball Trainer #Giveaway ENDED


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...]