Our latest book review covers a new graphic novel series - Giant Days. Read our full review here!
3 out of 5 Stars I went back to a classic book recently and picked up Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren. The book was originally written in Sweden in 1945, but was brought to America in 1950. I was first introduced to her through a series of movies based on the books that were originally... Continue Reading →
Where are we off to this summer? Lots of adventures await us in England and Switzerland. Read about what will be coming on the blog!
3 out of 5 Stars My son and I were wandering around the mall one day and noticed a new Amazon Brick and Mortar store so we stopped in because in all honesty we can not help ourselves. Plus, we wanted to have a look a look at the kids section (because the Lad needed... Continue Reading →
A chapter has ended. Dottie, our 2010 Camp-Inn 560 Ultra has joined her new family. She was picked up last weekend and we (read I) have been working through those feelings. She was more than just a little trailer for me, but seeing the how excited the new family is about her and hearing all... Continue Reading →
3 of 5 Stars Red's Planet by Eddie Pittman is a story about a little red-haired girl who is in foster care. She doesn't have a family, and is picked on at the foster home where she lives for being weird, but seems to have a good sense of humor about most things (other than... Continue Reading →
A few months ago my 8-year-old son decided he didn't want to go to soccer camp, which was a stunning realization for me because he says he wants to be pro-Footballer when he is older. He asked if we could cancel soccer camp and go camping instead. He was very specific where he wanted to... Continue Reading →
4 stars out of 5 I found Hild at Annie Blooms Books - my local bookstore. It was in the recommended reading section and when I picked it up and had a look at the synopsis on the back, it looked really interesting to me. I am a fan of history and this is a period... Continue Reading →
We recently went on an amazing trip to the Philippines. Since we experienced so much I had to break the blog posts into two parts. I have the links listed here as well as our itinerary and what we did! Click here to see the blog from the first week! Day 1: Landed in Manila Day... Continue Reading →
We have stopped at the Prehistoric Gardens twice. We stopped here years ago when my son was 4 and then again this summer. He wasn’t overly excited about it back then, but I was thinking with him being a little older on this trip and the fact we were meeting up with one of his friends it... Continue Reading →