A friend buzzed off an email writing, “It’s NOW. Time to go pick
blueberries. They’re early this year….” Images of this city girl (moi)
coming home with baskets laden with luscious bluebes germinated in my
I love making gourmet jams, and Blueberry Cinnamon ranks among the
family favorites. So, off I drove out into the country for a
before-the-crowd harvesting opportunity.
It snowed all day today in Paris. “C’est la belle vie,” conveyed the teens. Their gleeful cries rang loudly as snowballs whizzed by. “It’s a pain,” thought every driver. “Let’s build a snowman!” exclaimed the kids.
They loved it…until their fingers froze and you’d only completed the snowhead. That’s why we love the snowface.
Helping our children KNOW we love them even when _______ (list the tasks parents ask kids to do when they would rather play) and despite our _______ (all those traits children bring out in Mom and Dad that expose slight imperfections) is what www.home-is-fun.com is all about!
What? No school tomorrow! Turn a sticky situation into a great time with a teeny party...and the chance to know your kid and his friends better. I didn't know mine loved science experiments so much! Invite adults too...it's social for all and easier too. Who laughs more: the youngsters or the parents? Up to you to find out!