• Trail Cam Friday!! #TrailCam #IdahoWildlife

    So, remember when I said I was moving the trail cam? I put it between the house and the barn. Look at my creative trail cam holder. And the look of “What is she doing NOW” On The Husband’s face! And half of ME! Turns out to be A PERFECT spot!!! My friends are protected from the weather. I even caught some dancin’ out there!   The first few pictures were soooooo crisp and clear! I was giddy. THEN….. the FINGERPRINTS showed up. Let’s NOT name names (THE HUSBAND!) moved the camera and left behind 3 very nice fingerprints (IN THE CENTER OF THE LENS!) that made all the rest…

  • Teenage Kicks In The Kitchen?

    via GIPHY Whether you work late, have a challenge maneuvering after-school clubs, or simply fancy one night a week where you don’t have to slave in the kitchen; letting your teen take over the helm can be a fantastic way to make this happen. Not only will this one-night routine teach them the fundamentals of cooking, but it will also instill responsibility and the importance of helping out. The trouble is that, as any teen mamma will already know, getting a teenager into the kitchen can seem about as likely as getting them up before sundown on the weekends. AKA, not likely at all! While it couldn’t be easier to…

  • Want To Make A Difference In The World? Try This!!

    These days, it’s easy to see what the world is like. With access to news and the internet, you cannot avoid some of the negative things that go on in the world – whether that’s in your local community, the country as a whole, or internationally. And maybe you’d like to make a difference? Let’s take a look at how. Work In The Community First of all, you may find that you can make a difference in the world by working in your local community. This could be your chosen career or it could be that you just simply wish to volunteer. Either way, you may find that trying to…

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    Tips to Consider When Buying a Gift Watch

    There is an array of presents you might consider getting for your wife, fiancé, girlfriend, mother, or daughter. Gifting them a watch, however, stands out as a present. It is mainly considering how suitable watches can be when simply showing appreciation or celebrating an occasion. Whether it is Valentine’s day, your anniversary, wedding day or birthday, giving her a watch can be an excellent option as it is something they can stay with for a long time. It is, therefore, important that you have a guide on how to pick an appropriately delightful timekeeper for her. Portray Your Taste Try and make it a rule or a code that you…

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    Love Lettering by Kate Clayborn #ReadLoveLettering #ad #SheSpeaks

    If there was ever a book that screamed out to me Love Lettering by Kate Clayborn is it. I truly enjoyed this book. First, it’s a love story. Yeah! I am a huge romance reader. Oh how I love me some mushy stuff. Second. Letters. Letters as in fancy script, funky script. Frilly script, skinny script. Wait. What?? Yes, the book is a love story. Girl ruins guys engagement… wait, what? (BTW it’s NOT a spoiler. This happens in the first few pages of the book. I would never spoil a good read for you! HONEST!!) Love Lettering is also a love story over fonts. I have always been attracted…

  • 6 Ways To Raise A Child Who Loves Reading

    Pexels Reading has so many benefits for our children, from purely educational benefits to mental health benefits, and gaining attributes like empathy and resilience. The characters in books can help our children to learn about differences, the world, and to inspire their imagination. If your child isn’t much of a bookworm yet, then don’t fret. These six tips will help to give them a little nudge in the right direction.  1 . Use audiobooks Kids audiobooks are hugely versatile, whether it’s in the car, or snuggled up in your reading corner. Most popular books also come in audiobook format, including fun music, sound effects, and big picture books to reading…

  • How To Tell If Your Water Is Contaminated

    pexels There are several ways to tell if there’s a problem with your household water. Strange Taste When your water is contaminated it won’t taste right. If you notice an odd new flavour it probably means it’s contaminated. This could include an oily, bitter, fishy or metallic taste. So if your drinking water tastes like sea bass, this isn’t good. The oil in the water can add a weird taste and this is a main contaminant in household water.  Strange Smell As well as tastes, look out for a strange smell. Typically these could be the smell of chlorine or sulfur because of the excess minerals in the water. It’s…