How to: Holiday Jeopardy

 Christmas Jeopardy.  Last year, it was a smashing hit. What you need: Notecards, Sharpie, tape or glue, printer, scissors, questions Step 1: Find questions online or make up your own.  (5 categories and 5 questions in each category).  You’ll need some hard and some easy. If you are like me and have to play the…

First Thanksgiving.

This post is a bit overdue, but nonetheless I am thankful McKinley got to experience her first Thanksgiving.  Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holiday.  Nothing is more satisfying to my taste buds than a plate of mashed potatoes, green beans, corn, stuffing, cranberry salad, and turkey smothered in gravy.  Certainly not the healthiest meal…

McKinley’s First Halloween

McKinley’s first Halloween was not as festive as we hoped it would be. Although, she is only 7.5 months. It’s not like she can say, “trick or treat,” or enjoy a delicious mini Twix, Butterfinger, or Snickers candy. McKinley did however, dress up as her favorite character from her nap time story book called, Caterpillar spring….

Pretty-Fall Day & The New Year!

It’s a pretty-fall day.  And when you say it out loud, it sounds like beautiful day, in a sort-of odd way.  Gosh, I love this time a year. Most people think of January 1st as the start of the New Year.  Yes, it’s the start of the new calendar year. I think about the year…