June & July. A Retro Photo.

Cindy and June. July. In honor of the last day of June and the impending month of July (SERIOUSLY?!), I thought I’d share this summery picture of my mom Cindy and my Grandmother, June. In July. Happy June! Happy July! linked to Wordless Wednesday, 5minutesformom & Daily Dose of Toni

Camp: Sit-upons!

I clearly remember the year my mom helped me make a sit-upon for my Brownie troops’ camp (I remember it as well as I remember the smell of the ancient canteen I used to have to take with me to camp…. but that’s a story for another day….).  What’s a sit-upon?  Well, it’s… something… you […]

Camp Songs for Kids

Vanessa is a regular contributor to Impress Your Kids. She is a stay-at-home mom to an energetic three-year-old, Juliet. They spend their days together reading books, attempting crafts, and occasionally beating tree trunks with large sticks. You can read more about their adventures at Silly Eagle Books Amanda asked me if I had any good […]

Camp Primo: Top Ten {Tuesday}

And now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for: an update from Camp Primo! This is the three-day cousin camp my parents put on for their grandkids. It’s not just any camp. Let’s take a little stroll through their pictures and see just what they did. Here are the Top Ten Photos and Events from […]

4tunate $4 Friends

{I Want To Be Wilder is taking a break this week so I can share something really wild with you…} When we found out my dad was sick (speaking of which, I need to do an update soon!) you might remember I called my sisterchicks to come help me out. We spent a few hours […]

God's Eye: Summer Camp Crafts

I am lovin’ all these camp posts. It makes me homesick for camp! One of my favorite kind of crafts (besides popsicle sticks, obviously) is nature crafts. I love acorns, rocks, sticks and pinecones. Speaking of pinecones, the fabulous Marie from Make and Takes posted a fun pinecone bird feeder today. That is campiness at […]

Summer Camp: fyi@iyk

Cardboard Campfire by Family Corner (hat tip to Muffin Tin Mom!) Camping Out at Home by Modern Mami {so fun and sweet!} Jam Jar Lanterns at Craftzine {reminds me of lightning bugs!} Campfire Cake at Family Fun A Camp Out Birthday by Random Thoughts of a SuperMom {how cool is this? it would even be […]