Fall perks

I Didn't Let A Few (OK...A Lot) Of Spots Ruin My Weekend...

This weekend was supposed to be a fun, fall weekend.  A cool front (one I hoped would stick around...) was on the way, Caitlin was arriving from Cleveland Friday morning and all of the other kids would be trickling in as well.  And things started out really well.  I had successfully recovered from my jet lag and had made plans for Sarah and Parker Ann to join Caitlin and me for lunch after Caitlin's plane had landed.  We would then be going to a Christmas event put on annually by the junior league, A Very Merry Market; I was hoping to pick up a few Christmas gift there.&...more

Fun With Fall!

I just love fall!  The changing leaves, the pumpkins, the hayrides, pumpkin beer, and of course, boots! So today, Nicole, the blogger behind Treasure Tromp (and a dear friend of mine) is taking over my blog to talk about her favorite fall activities! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hi there, Glossy Blonde readers!...more

Alternative to Halloween - Fun with Anansi

A few ideas  for a fun filled evening with Anansi the spider.   This little spider will make you laugh at his antics.  The Anansi Folktales originated in Ghana West Africa but are known around the world!  The Fall is a great time to  re-tell and celebrate the adventures of the original Spiderman – Anansi !   Many people  today are looking to find alternatives to  scary,  shadow filled  Halloween parties....more

Leaf Peepin' in Vermont