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Our Favorite Books For Boys 8-12 Ever

We’ve been reading lots of great books in the last year, mainly middle grade books. My older son loves humorous novels for boys, including comics, and basically falls asleep every night reading (and laughing) in his bed with a Wimpy Kid or Big Nate book in his hands, or while perusing GoComics.com. My younger son […]

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Taking Care of Pet Fish 101

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Mars Fish Care and the API brand Fishkeeping is our most recent hobby, and we are sharing with you everything we recently learned about caring for pet fish in an indoor aquarium, specifically tropical community fish in a freshwater tank. The boys have always wanted a […]

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Are You Ready For An Emergency?

Are you ready for… anything? I mean anything, like a tornado that knocks your power out for days, or some kind of disaster that results in being stuck in snow, without clean water, or out in the woods overnight? I’ve always been fascinated by “Preppers”, those folks who are ready for end of days survival […]

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Summer Evenings Outdoors With Tasty Eats

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx I’ve never looked forward to a summer as much as I did this year, and every day that we are enjoying the beautiful weather, unwinding outdoors in the summer sun, is a great day. The boys have new bikes, we embarked on a new, relax-in-the-grass-every-day reading challenge, and our […]

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