Sun Catchers

We started out our day with History Channel’s website and more information about pumpkins.  Do you know how many different types of pumpkins there are?  We do. Then on to making sun catchers.  This was just a simple craft project the boys have been wanting to do for a while.  The cut out construction […]

Pumpkin Bread

I won’t lie, I’m one of those people who loves everything pumpkin.  I wait all year for pumpkin spice season.  I make pumpkin soups, pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin bars, pumpkin coffee, you name it.  My favorite is pumpkin bread.  When I had to drop gluten from my diet it became much more difficult to enjoy my […]


I know some people prefer to limit screen time, or avoid it altogether.  While I do try to keep media consumption under control, particularly video games, we do enjoy watching TV and movies together as a family.  Finding family friendly Halloween and Horror/Scary movies has been a challenge.  I have compiled a list of some […]

Ghosts, Phantoms, and other Ghouls

Looking for other monster documentaries we could enjoy I found one on Celtic Death Omens, such as the Banshee and Phantoms.  It was an interesting documentary and something different than the typical vampires and werewolves we usually watch.  I wanted to find something on Frankenstein but unfortunately couldn’t find anything appropriate for the boys. This […]