Project 52 – Above

Welcome to another week of Project 52.  Each week has a single theme, a photograph and a goal: to keep improving.  The hosts Amy, Sarah, and Angie have picked the themes for the year.  This week's theme is Above. I chose a photo from last summer, when Hubs and I visited the National Bison Range. The views are simply amazing! Continue reading

Silver Summit: A Playground for Everyone #Missoula #Montana

Silver Summit: A Playground for Everyone #Missoula #Montana

We spent Sunday morning in Missoula, roaming around parks and exploring some of the great things this city has to offer.  One of the parks we stopped at was Silver Summit, an all abilities playground in the heart of Missoula, Montana.  It sits next to Currents, McCormic Park, the Riverfront Walking Trail, and Silver's Lagoon right next to the Clark Fork River. The neat aspect of Silver Summit is the playground equipment.  It is designed for any child, with any level of abilities to be Continue reading

Day 23-24 #30DaysofThanks

This weekend I am thankful for quiet in our home.  Hubs is at drill this weekend and I am here working on catching up around the house and some Christmas planning projects that I have been putting off for another day.  It is nice to have a day to just do little things here and there, to be able to leave a project out without Hubs moving something around that I am still working on.  It's just one more reason to be thankful that Hubs enjoys putting on his uniform even though he is not in active Continue reading

Birthday Traditions are Important

Birthday Traditions are Important

We have a birthday tradition in our house that was started more than 20 years ago.  Back before I could even light a candle myself, I stuck a birthday candle into a car of peanut butter and sang Happy Birthday to my Mama.  It was just the two of us and I was not old enough to bake a cake or anything, so it was the best I could come up with.  That year, she had to light the candle herself! Ever since that year, the candle in a random food birthday tradition has continued.  Every single year. Continue reading

Bloggers wanted, Slam n Curve Slide Event

Bloggers wanted, Slam n Curve Slide Event

IT’S WATER SLIDE TIME EVENT Organized by: Mom to Bed by 8 Grand Prize: Little Tikes Slam ‘n’ Curve Slide Event dates: 6/16 – 6/30 Giveaway is open to US Residents. This is going to be a great giveaway for summer! Bloggers can sign up Here.   Continue reading