Happy Valentine’s Day!

  Happy Valentine’s Day!  Today, couples from around the world recognize Valentine’s Day. For most, Valentine’s Day is a day of love, a day to shower your beloved with gifts and tokens of appreciation, to enjoy a nice meal with them, and to have moments of...

Organizing Halloween Decor

With Halloween being one of my family’s favorite holidays, my kids and I will start pulling out the decorations the first week in October.  We decorate everywhere–inside, outside, you name it.   As my kids start getting older, I really do my best to make...

Best Bay Area Pumpkin Patches

Happy October everyone!  Once October rolls around, my family kicks into full Fall mode.  Here in northern California we are experiencing our usual Indian Summer, so it doesn’t quite feel like Fall yet.  However, with heat and all we still plan on making the...

Terri’s Halloween Resources

    With many of the stores starting to decorate and sell for Halloween, I thought I would share my list of resources that I have used over the years for costumes and items. When my children were young, I would make their costumes by hand, but as they got...