DIY: Ocean Diorama [2]

Below is a beautiful Ocean Diorama we helped our daughter create for her school project. Materials/Tools Needed Paper Clips Plastic Boulder Glue Gun and Glue Sticks Box/container (we used the base of a Plastic Cake Container) Plastic Sea Plants Plastic Ocean Creatures (or cutouts from drawings or Magazines) Spray Paints Step by Steps (for this…

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Backyard Fencing

Good fences make good neighbors. This statement has always been true for us, except this year. Since the beginning of the year, we have been tested so many times and in so many ways by one of our new neighbors. Neighbors who do not respect boundaries are a pain. To save ourselves from aggravation and…

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Dangers of Greed

“He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.” ― Socrates The type of individuals I dislike most in this World are those who believe they are the beginning and the end. Those who, in their sick minds have convinced themselves that they are…

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Beautiful Winter Season

Much to everyone’s surprise it still hasn’t snowed in the High Desert and my kids, who were looking forward to making snow angels were a little disappointed. Our mornings are chilly and the nights are long and cold.  It has rained a lot lately, causing flooding, mudslides and other property damages. Even though we didn’t…

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