Can you believe that summer is right around the corner? It’s the season for pool parties, barbeques and long summer nights catching fireflies. There are so many wonderful ways to celebrate summer.
I love inviting people to come over to our house. I think it’s because as a kid this wasn’t something my family did very often. Don’t get me wrong. We had a few people over here and there.
The night before Christmas was always such a special time growing up. It was an evening full of Christmas Eve traditions. And when most of our family’s Christmas festivities happened.
One of our favorite holiday traditions is going to see Christmas lights. We’ve been doing this for years – way before even thinking about having kids. We would bundle in the car after a romantic dinner and drive around neighborhoods in Northern Virginia searching for lights.
2020. What is there to say about the year 2020 and entertaining. Railroaded comes to mind. As in most of the events that we usually host. Gone. Reinvented. Transformed. We have made in person birthday parties into virtual birthdays or drive by parades. And baby showers have become gatherings around the mom-to-be from a distance. …
It happened again. We received a birthday party invitation a few weeks ago and have no idea what to give the child.
It’s always the same story. The birthday girl or boy has too many toys. All of the toys are the same. There is nothing in the toy aisle that the child doesn’t seem to own. We have NO idea what to get the child.