• Love Your Family

    Father’s Day Gift Ideas

    It’s almost June which means Father’s Day is just around the corner! I’ve always struggled for some reason with Father’s Day gifts; Mom’s always seem easier for some reason! I decided to list some ideas for others who are lost this year, too. I hope this list helps you find something special for Dad. After all, a dad’s love is unconditional, and it’s nice to show him some appreciation for all he does for you and the family! 🙂 Steak dinner just you and dad. One on one time is always valuable, especially if you don’t get to see each other as often as you’d like. New gadget: wallet, fitbit,…

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    The True Meaning of Memorial Day

    This past Monday was Memorial Day. A lot of people have cookouts and get-togethers to celebrate the American holiday. People often use the holiday to mark the beginning of summer. It is the start of the summer, and it is a good day to celebrate as people are off of work. I don’t know if many people know the true meaning, though. Memorial Day is a day observed to remember those soldiers who lost their lives fighting for our country and freedom. They are the ones that are no longer with us. As a kid I knew it was a holiday to celebrate soldiers and freedom, but not necessarily the…

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    Appreciating Teachers

    With this past Wednesday being Teacher Appreciation Day and the school year coming to an end, the conversation of teacher’s gifts came up at our Mom group this past week. We got to talking about ideas on what to get, so I thought I’d come up with a few for those of you out there that don’t have any ideas on what to do. I’m not saying you have to get your child’s teacher a gift. I know parents spend a lot of money on things for school as it is. It doesn’t have to be anything big, just a thoughtful gesture is all teacher’s want. Trust me, they truly…