So we are basically in our home with streaming tv, Netflix to be exact. We have had Netflix for years and would watch a lot of our favorite shows that are Netflix originals. But now, that Netflix is a primarily source of streaming television,Read More
Favorite December #Netflix Streaming What were the Netflix shows and movies that filled your family’s queue in 2017? Will your family be ringing in the New Year with Netflix?Read More
Did you know the most common birthday months is September? My birthday is in September and so is my daughters. As a child, I didn't have birthday parties hosted for my friends . . . I barely rememberRead More
A range of shows that we enjoy watching together are Marvel related! My husband and I are up to date on Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and the Iron Fist. We were all set to watch the next Netflix installment of the four of these characters in The Defenders.Read More
According to a recent Netflix survey moms are feeling less stressed and more refreshed and even 19% say it makes them feel like a better parent by sneaking “me-time.” And dads, don’t feel left out. We know you need a break to sneak too.Read More
This past school year was a whirlwind for me. I think I spent at least 2-4 hours, sometimes more, in the driver's seat, shuffling my kiddos from one activity to another. It was brutal.Read More
We finished up school last Monday, it was officially their last day of academy and the last day of home educating for this tired mama. My son has his last official day of school today. He will be cleaning out his locker and saying goodbye to freshman year of high school.Read More
An old-fashioned Raspberry Coridal is simple to make and a delicious addition to any drink. Learn to make a traditional Raspberry Cordial just like the one from the Anne of Green Gables book series.
Today’s teenagers prefer to watch Vine videos and YouTube videos over actual television. My son is pretty much obsessed with YouTube these days. He is a typical teenager in that he has his cell phone permanently glued to his hand at all times.Read More
If you were to ask my daughters to tell me who they think is a hero, I wonder who they would select? Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, right? Male and yes, female. heroes can be females too! FemalesRead More
My daughter spied a new Netflix show, A Series of Unfortunate Events, to watch and immediately wanted to watch it and asked her siblings, my son and youngest daughter if they would like toRead More
I told him about Netflix, they have been able to enjoy amazing series and films again. We gift my husband's brother's family with Netflix a few years ago and every Christmas they request a renewal gift! My friends and I at work chat about what Netflix series to watch. (hint: The Crown - so good!!)Read More
After nearly a two decades of having no clue what everyone was talking about, I decided to watch The Gilmore Girls with my daughters. The Gilmore Girls were officially back. I certainly had a lot of catching up to do. So I settled myself in my comfy chair and began the show. I was not prepared for the fast-talking fun with Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore.Read More
The best moments happen when my family comes together. My little family, the extended family and the whole gang of us. Great moments occur and I can say that usually food, music and entertainment play a huge parts of these momentous occasions.
For instance whenever I catch a whiff of lavender, I always think of my grandmother. Or when I hear an old song on the radio, I instantly thinkRead More
I have been on a bit of a British binge of late with Netflix. My son told me the other day I need to be grounded from all things British. I don't know what the draw is for me, perhaps my love of history. But I do love all these period shows that Netflix is currently streaming. My summer nights have been filled with British and Irish accents.Read More
Candied Pretzel Bites are easy to make with colored chocolate topped on pretzels with some chocolate candy. They are perfect for any night to stream shows on Netflix. Candied Pretzel Bites with a St Patrick’s Day theme are a fun snack to make.Read More
With Valentine's Day just a few days away, I thought I would give some recommendations for Valentine's Day movies for families that you can stream on Netflix this weekend.
Cozy Up For Family Movies
Get your family together for Valentine's Day for some family movies. Bring out the pillows and blankets, and get cozy for favorite family movies.Read More
A new year has begun. A fresh start for everyone with resolutions in full force. My family has once again cleaned up (or out) our pantries and are on the path of healthy eating and an exercise regime. We are eating loads of yummy salads! (This one is a Fried Goat cheese Spinach Salad - YUM!)Read More
I sit here thinking this morning that 2015 has come to an end and I don't even know how that happened. This past year has literally flown by in a couple blinks. 2015 has been the fastest passingRead More
Thank everything--it’s almost Winter Break! Recitals, papers, textbooks, and tests are almost behind us! We have a few weeks of freedom ahead of us. Most families would be happy to use this time toRead More