Fourth of July – Lots of GREAT Ideas

June 25, 2013 by 14 Comments

What are your Fourth of July Traditions?!   America’s Independence is one of our favorite days all year!  We always start the morning at our neighborhood parade where we admire all the amazing bike decor and race to the candy tossed from little floats!  We head …continue reading

Digital SLR Camera Settings for 4th of July Photography

July 4, 2012 by 13 Comments

Firework photography is actually real simple and capturing spectacular blasts of color is super impressive!  Here are some of the Best Digital SLR Manual Camera Settings for 4th of July Photography! 1.  Find a great location.  Most viewing areas will be dense with spectators, but …continue reading

Fabulous Fourth of July Ideas

July 4, 2012 by 11 Comments

I absolutely LOVE the Fourth of July!  Here are the FABULOUS patriotic crafts and recipes shared at my weekly party…Overflowing with Creativity, Saturday at Seven .  If you’ve been featured you can grab a button, found on my sidebar! Patriotic Chocolate Dunk Krispies ~ Back for …continue reading

4th of July Party {Bike Parade Decorating}

June 21, 2012 by 13 Comments

The 4th of July is quickly approaching, a Bike and Scooter Decorating Party is a definite MUST and getting the details together is totally SIMPLE! Set up a ‘Decorate Your Bike’ station for your kids and neighbor kids! They will have a blast decorating their …continue reading

Simple 5 Ingredient Cheesecake Tart {Recipe}

June 16, 2012 by 44 Comments

 My Sweet B’s like to make Simple Cheesecake Tarts.  This is a recipe that they can do completely on their own and the results are totally delicious! Only five ingredients are needed to make Simple Cheesecake Tarts recipe! Waffle Bowls, Cream Cheese, Sweetened Condensed Milk, …continue reading

Memorial Day, Saluting Our Brave Soldiers

May 29, 2012 by 1 Comment

On this Memorial Day we want to salute our brave soldiers… Thank you for having the courage to stand up for our great country’s freedom!  May God Continue to Bless America, Home of the Brave and May our young be willing to live by the …continue reading

Thank You for Serving Our Country

November 12, 2011 by 2 Comments

When Baby B learned that today was Veteran’s Day, he chose to sport his own uniform all day (even to the shopping mall).  He was bummed that I made him leave his gun in the car.  Thank you so much Armed Forces for keeping us …continue reading

4th of July Fireworks – 2009

July 5, 2009 by 1 Comment

This year we went back to the golf course for our firework show. We just love the wide open green spaces for the kids to run and play ball as we wait for the firework spectacular!  

Movie Theater: UP

July 4, 2009 by Leave a Comment

The movie UP was totally different than we anticipated. It was an deep and touching story, but Lonnie and I both felt that it was made for anybody, but kids! Thankfully Brady, Belle and Bennett didn’t seem to “get” the underlining theme of the movie …continue reading

4th of July Parade – 2009

July 4, 2009 by Leave a Comment

Again this year we went to Ali and Piper’s neighborhood to celebrate the festivities of the 4th (and score in the candy department BIG time)!!! One thing we liked about the parade in particular was the mother-daughter twin scooter riders ~ Belle and I are …continue reading

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