So much has happened with Elizabeth and Jack over the past couple of weeks on When Calls The Heart. First Charles arrived in Hope Valley (Gasp!), and then Elizabeth and Jack returned to Hamilton (chasing after their troublesome younger siblings). Oh Elizabeth and Jack, where do they stand now? It seems that the Thatcher family is determined to drive […]
June 1, 2015 By jen
When I was little my grandparents flew from Florida to Washington DC to be there for my first swim lesson. Grandpa was a pilot, and that was the kind of thing they did to make sure they were part of all of the little moments. Because that’s what life is all about — not missing […]
Another school year has come and gone, it is hard to believe! My daughter had another excellent year, due in large part to an awesome teacher. In fact, her teacher is an A+ Teacher! To thank her for everything she has done for my student this year, I came up with an A+ Teacher Gift Tag. (And […]
This post brought to you by IHG Rewards Club. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. Summer has arrived, and families everywhere are getting ready to pack up their cars and go on vacation! Whether you are traveling across country or taking a staycation this summer, wouldn’t it be nice if your […]
What does a hero mean to you? Is it the family who carries on while missing their loved one serving overseas, the outstanding teacher who inspires children or someone in your own family who is simply amazing? However you define hero, everyday unsung heroes walk among us. Our job is to see them for their greatness and say, […]
When it comes to pot luck parties, my favorite contribution is a cheese dip. My old standard is Granny’s Dip, a cream cheese and olive dip that my Granny always made, but I now have a new favorite dip to share at parties – Buffalo Chicken Dip. I have to thank Mr. and Mrs. Ack […]
One of those often adventure inducing features of the bathroom is that plain and dangerous metal track for the shower door. Many times as a child has climbed in the track catches a toe causing a boo boo. For Mom that silly metal track for the shower door is dangerous too. Every time I clean the shower I whisper to the metal track things I wouldn’t dare say to all of you. Face it, it is hard to clean, hard on toes, elbows and knees.
Another year has passed and suddenly your baby is graduating. How is that even possible? But there is no time to reminisce now, you have a graduation party to plan. After all, this is a big day that only happens once so you need to make it count. Here are 16 Graduation Party Ideas to make your party a success.
Summer is nearly upon us. In fact, around here school gets out next week! With summer on the horizon it is time to start thinking about how to entertain the kiddos – all. summer. long. My girls will be in camps a couple of weeks this summer, but the rest of the summer — I am […]
How will your kids spend the summer? Sitting on the couch absorbed in electronics? Wouldn’t you rather see them enjoying the outdoors and learning to live a healthy lifestyle? Check out Wellspring Camps.