Kid Activities: Red, White and Blue Worksheets

free red, white and blue printables for Summer

Spring is in full swing but it feels like summer at my house. And with summer comes all kinds of red, white and blue. Some friends and I are posting ideas to celebrate.  I contributed kid activities- a cute little packet of printables for the 4th of July! These can be printed out and used for the 4th (which will be here before you know it) or to use in [Read More...]

Happy Memorial Day! (printable quote)

Memorial Day Quote

Happy Memorial Day! Here in the United States we celebrate today by remembering the men and women who died while serving in the US Armed Forces.  I created a simple little printable in honor of them: Download this 8×10 Memorial Day printable.  For personal use only.  Thanks! And if you need them, I have some last minute Memorial Day Recipes for you:

Last Minute Memorial Day Recipes

Last Minute Memorial Day Recipes

Memorial Day is next week!? Say what?  Crazy.  I know, I know…I keep referring to how fast this year is flying by.  But it is! Bring on the flags, baseball games and good food! I’ve compiled some last minute recipes that are sure to be crowd pleasers.  Enjoy! Appetizers & Side Dishes Patriotic Watermelon & Feta Flag from Wenderly Blueberry Strawberry & Jicama Salsa Honey Chipotle Baked Beans Grilled Potatoes [Read More...]

Remembering….Memorial Day


Amazing coastal-style distressed flag tutorial from the Lettered Cottage Happy Memorial Day! I hope you are:Wearing red, white and blue: Source: Rouche via Mique on PinterestDrinking from pretty jars: Source: Design Dazzle via Heather on PinterestOut of fun straws: Source: Hey YoYo by Mique on Pinterestat a fun party: Source: Hostess Blog via Mique on PinterestEating yummy food: Source: Ten June via Mique on PinterestSurrounded by family: Source: A Love [Read More...]

Memorial Day

My daughter came home the other day and said, “Mom what does Memorial Day mean?” Got me thinking that I should make this Memorial Day a bit more than hot dogs and popsicles.Here are some ideas that I found: To educate: *Family Education has a great section including how to talk to children about war *Apples 4 the teacher also has some good resources for Memorial Day To decorate:BHG’s memorial [Read More...]