Category Archives: Fun Activities

Learning New Things

Ok, I have finally done something new. I have been trying to work up the nerve to expand into the You Tube world, I made a rather rough video of me opening my pressure canner and explaining how I canned … Continue reading

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Gift Ideas For Those Who Are Far Away.

Here are a few ideas for gifts that could be used for any occasion or no occasion except that you want to send something that will remind someone you care about them. If your son or daughter has just moved … Continue reading

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Help Someone, Help Yourself

This may be something to keep in mind some day when you are feeling like you don’t matter in the world. ┬áIf you are like me, you’re an empty nester, and your husband works all day. You are rattling around … Continue reading

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Munching while taking a long trip

Living in Northern Ontario almost any trip is a long one. Just going to the city for a day of shopping is 4 hours. The driver needs some distraction and the passengers invariably get the munchies. Restaurants and stores are … Continue reading

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Busy Season Has Arrived: Gardening and Yard Work

Unless you are in an apartment, you have a lawn to take care of. If you have a yard like we have it takes a lot of work every year. This year is even worse. Fun in the Garden Yesterday … Continue reading

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Fun in the Winter

For those of you living in an area of the world where sunny warm days are the norm for most of the year, getting children outside is not a great hardship. But for those who like me live where we … Continue reading

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Getting Creative: Feeding Grandchildren

What do you serve for meals when you are alone with your grandchildren visiting for a few days? If you are like me, you want to make the meals for the most part healthy. But you also want the children … Continue reading

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