Party Ideas

School’s Out Party

School’s Out Party

The Saturday after school is out, I have a "School's Out Party" for my grandkids. Everyone comes for dinner and I use all the extra napkins and other items left from special occasions throughout the year. Nothing matches but that's the fun. We even have party hats....

Graduation Cap Treat

Graduation Cap Treat

Make this fun and easy treat for any age graduate. All you need are peanut butter cups, chocolate covered graham cracker cookies, and licorice cut into thin strips. Attach the licorice, peanut butter cup, and cookie with chocolate frosting.

Pretzel Turtles

Pretzel Turtles

These are an easy and fun treat that all ages of grandkids can help make. You need: pretzels Rollo candies pecans decorative sprinkles Directions: 1. Place the pretzels on a microwave safe dish. 2. Set a Rollo candy on top of each pretzel. 3. Microwave just long...

Chicken on a Nest Treat

Chicken on a Nest Treat

This is a fun and easy activity to do with your children for Easter or Springtime. You’ll need: Ingredients for Rice Krispie Marshmallow Treats (recipe below)                                 Jellybeans                                                                   ...

Fun Family Dinners

Fun Family Dinners

With our hectic lifestyles it's often difficult to get all the family to sit down to dinner together. But it is worth the effort because the communication that occurs over the course of eating a meal together can lead to greater understanding between grandparents,...

Grandchild Wanted Poster

Grandchild Wanted Poster

When you know your grandchildren are coming to visit, create a wanted poster for each one and email or send them in the mail. You can design your own or download the one I created. Reward ideas:5 hugs and kisses1 ice cream conereading a favorite story togetherplaying...