It's really fun finding things to do outside with the kids and grandkids during the day, especially as the weather warms up in the Spring or the weather cools down in the fall. And while daytime activities are plentiful, sometimes it's not as easy to come up with things to do during twilight or evening… Continue reading Ideas: 20 Fun Outdoor Nighttime Activities to try with your kids
The news these days is filled with so many bad messages and bad reports that I don't watch it at all. Even on my Facebook page, I have to scroll through, or sometimes block, the many negative images that try to inundate my feed. Plus, if you're a believer and you know what the Word… Continue reading Where Is Your Joy?
For me, this subject isn’t about what other people can do for the world, but what I can do for it. Growing up my mother used to tell my siblings and me, “Always leave things better than you found them.” The older I get, her words translate more and more every day into, “Always leave… Continue reading Better Than You Found Them
The most important decision that I feel I have made was to accept Jesus as Lord and Savior over my life.(Yes, this is about Him!) Although some might not see it as a big deal, I do because it has solidified everything that I felt was true about the world. When the truth is spoken to… Continue reading Living on Purpose
This is just my thought, especially since this is an election year, but I think that it is important for Americans to vote. Yes, I said it and I believe it because it allows for your voice to be heard. Although there are those that might feel disfranchised by their government because there is no such… Continue reading Let Your Voice Be Heard
Many years ago, a family member of a then close friend came into my life. His name was Frankie (RIP). I didn’t know him well or for very long for that matter. Yet… he left me not only with the gift of having known him, even if for such a short period but with another gift –… Continue reading #lightbeautifulfree
So, right now, I’m back in school. It was an important decision for me, despite the challenges. I feel that getting an education either in an institution or on one’s own is important because it can help us grow both professionally and personally. Education exposes us new ideas, skills, and concepts that can enable us to… Continue reading Lifelong Learner
Once, I (Aida), gave away our tent. No, no, nothing like the one pictured above. You know the kind of tent we would use for an outdoor show - yeah, that tent. It was for a good reason and all that, but… I gave it away and then told Shi. Yeah…I know. Truth be told that sort of… Continue reading Uncommon Friendship
We’re so excited to be one of the 555 Creators that will be showcasing their projects/ideas at this great Crowdfunding Festival! We will be showcasing a project near and dear to us: “The Bridge of Hope Project” and we’re doubly honored to have The Wounded Warrior Project as our hosting venue. Yay!