Try these Books

Oct

31

2018

Fall is a great time to cuddle up inside with some fun books.  If Halloween has put you in the mood for a little scare, we have a couple of beautifully illustrated children’s stories that are just right for a cozy thrill. In Furbits and the Hairy Halloween, Blue Furbit is unsure what to be for...

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Lose weight before Summer – 1

Mar

10

2017

I can’t believe how fast time flies. It’s almost spring and soon it will be swim season! We all want to look and feel our best when it’s time to slip on the swimsuit for the first time this summer. So I was looking around on-line for some cool advice on how to do that and I found this...

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Green beans or Asparagus?

Sep

8

2016

My mother-in-law said her children would eat any vegetable as long as it was green beans.  We all know that there is good reason to eat a large variety of vegetables.  Each vegetable comes with it’s own nutritional value.   I have always worked hard to give my family a wide variety of different...

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First day of vacation tips!

Aug

8

2016

I have internet access!!  At least some.  So I don’t promise to blog everyday, I might be too busy having fun! My daughter Amy decided to go kayaking on the first day.  It was a beautiful day here at Beech Hill Pond in Maine.  She used the sunscreen, sort of!  She was wearing shorts that she...

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When will your child be ready to drive?

Aug

6

2016

Ha Ha, you probably thought I was serious – It’s Friday again.  So I was thinking about fun things to share, once again grandchildren to the rescue! My oldest grandson will turn 16 this year, and he just got his permit to learn to drive.  So this is a perfect time to tell a story about him. We...

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7 ways to add exercise to your life!

Aug

3

2016

Wednesday’s are going to be answers to your questions.  The question today:  What are 7 ways I can add exercise into my daily life. Do you feel too busy to exercise?  Are there too many interruptions in your life?  Does the time just go so fast that all of a sudden it is the end of the day...

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How to choose a good melon!

Aug

1

2016

It’s Monday and It’s Melon season!!  Last week I went Berry Happy.  This week, I decided to find out how melons stack up Since I did a pound measurement for each of the berries, I decided that was a fair way to measure melons as well.  Weight is a much more accurate measure than a cup...

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What to do with a spider in your tent

Jul

29

2016

  My daughter Amy is 22 and she does not like spiders, she gets out the vacuum and gets rid of any she sees in the house.  Anna is my granddaughter, Amy’s niece, she is very boisterous, they have a great time together. Today, I went outside for a couple of minutes and came back in to find Amy...

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Which Berry is best?

Jul

29

2016

I was snacking on some strawberries this evening, and I had also eaten some earlier.  It occurred to me that I had eaten over 1/2 pound of strawberries.  So I googled, How many calories in a pound of strawberries.  I was surprised by the answer. A whole pound of strawberries has 151 calories.  Guess...

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