Did You Know?

Did you know that if you let your teen daughter (who isn't officially a teenager for two more weeks, but it's close enough so I'm just going to call her a teen from now on) go online to Amazon to buy something with her Christmas gift cards that she will, without a doubt, buy something … Continue reading Did You Know?

Planning A Road Trip To See A Wizard

I'm planning a trip for my family to go to Florida once school gets out in May. We want to go to see all of the Harry Potter sites that Universal Studios in Orlando has to offer. The kids LOVE the Harry Potter films (yes, we own all of the movies) and three out of … Continue reading Planning A Road Trip To See A Wizard

First Week Of 2018 Review

The first week of the new year, 2018, has already come and gone. Days are still cold and the nights even colder. In Illinois, we are used to the cold blowing across the prairie, causing the snow to drift into largish mountains of white.  Blocking the view, hampering the walk to the mailbox. We haven't … Continue reading First Week Of 2018 Review