San Diego Model Railroad Museum
Family Life, Photography

San Diego Model Railroad Museum

We finally made it back down to San Diego's Balboa Park to visit some more museums with our Balboa Park Explorer's passes. The Rueben H Fleet Science Center We started at the Reuben H Fleet Science Center, which is a highly acclaimed hands on learning center. Unfortunately it was a bit of a bust for… Continue reading San Diego Model Railroad Museum

Storm Trooper on a Christmas Tree
Family Life, Humor

Having Some Fun with the Christmas Decorations

It might be difficult for you to get into my house past the Ninja Turtles and Santa guarding the entrance way a la Home Alone... So, I offer you a sneak peek of some of my Christmas decorations this year. My amazing Godfather bought my son a Star Wars Lego Advent Calendar this year. We… Continue reading Having Some Fun with the Christmas Decorations

Christmas Tree Stair Raiser Decoration - decorate your stair risers for the holiday with this easy to customize idea.
Crafts and Sewing

Christmas Tree Stair Riser Decor

This Christmas Tree Stair Riser Decoration adds a festive touch to an often overlooked area..   I got the idea at Halloween from Hoosier Homemade. First I calculated the number of risers times my desired height. I went with a six inch height to give me a little room at the top and bottom. Multiply… Continue reading Christmas Tree Stair Riser Decor

Don't let the stress of holiday preparations steal your Christmas Joy!
Family Life, Humor

I am not waiting to celebrate Christmas

  I will not be reserving my celebration of Christmas for December 25th this year. I refuse to spend a month stressing over all of the seemingly endless preparations for one single solitary day: put up the decorations outside: test all the lights, replace broken bulbs, remember how the animated figures reassemble (again!), try to… Continue reading I am not waiting to celebrate Christmas