Search Results for: bean house

So, the beans on our #BeanHouse are sad. 🌱


This is the most growth we have gotten on the #BeanHouse, and it’s riddled with bug holes. Next year we may start with full plants or try some other type of vine. Continue reading

We finally hung the sign on our #BeanHouse. 🌱


I was thinking about putting out some cinnamon to keep the rabbits away too. I just saw that coffee grounds keep away snails. Do you have any other tips & tricks that seem to have worked for you in the past? Continue reading

Outdoor Gardening Fun With a #BeanHouse. 🌱


So, I dig gardening. (Get it?) I have passed that on (so far) to my oldest child, and the little one really likes playing in the dirt. I also enjoy doing things with the kids that are not only fun, but that allow me to sneak in some learning. Continue reading

So, in the spring I want to build an outdoor Matchbox car race track… 🚗


Since the bean house was a bit of a bust, maybe this will be a hit. Continue reading

So, we built a swing set…


I encourage you to tackle a project as a family. I encourage you to get kids outdoors. I encourage you to not be afraid to give young kids some tools with a bit of guidance and a lot of supervision. I encourage you to get them into building, gardening, cooking, and the business of imagination. Continue reading

Zombie Apocalypse Playlist?


So Ultimate Classic Rock came up with a Zombie Apocalypse 2012 Playlist (in “honor” of the face-eater in Florida). Great idea. OK list. Granted, the name of the site is Ultimate Classic Rock, but let’s add some more zombie songs. Continue reading

Goofy Search Terms


Lots of people looking, no one commenting. Continue reading

Our weekend of dining in PA Dutch country


Well, if you’ve been keeping up, you read about my plan for our trip, what we did on our trip, and maybe even the email from the Amish Village owner.  This one’s all about the food.  We ate a lot while we … Continue reading

Tired of the radio playlist…


Playlist for the next 150 or so hours: Continue reading

More than 6 ways to cook a hot dog.


A while ago, I blogged about stumbling on to an article listing 6 ways too cook a hot dog. We all know there’s more. Here’s a much better list. OK, maybe not better… but bigger. Continue reading