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Amazing Facts About Cherries


The next time you look at a cherry, you’ll appreciate it a little more because of these amazing facts about cherries. - Teaspoon Of Goodness

There’s no doubt that cherries are amazing little creatures. Not only do they taste delicious, they are well priced. However, the next time you look at a cherry, you’ll appreciate it a little more because of these amazing facts about cherries. Amazing Facts About Cherries Cherries actually arrived in America around the 1600’s. It’s safe to say that Americans have been enjoying cherries for quite some time. Did you know it takes around 250 cherries just to make a … [Read more...]



Getting Ready for Camping With Kids

Getting Ready for Camping With Kids - Farmer's Wife Rambles

Spring has sprung and that means its time to book your camping trips for the summer. Camping with kids can be a ton of fun, but it also takes a lot of preparation. You don't just need to air out the tent and make sure the air mattresses still hold air, you also have to make sure that you have all the supplies you will need to keep the kids occupied, happy and safe. The camping trip really starts long before you even leave the house, and for the kids it can be an exciting … [Read more...]


10 Cheap Kids Summer Activities

Planning summer activities for the kids doesn't have to mean spending a fortune. These 10 summer activities can all be done on a budget! - Farmer's Wife Rambles

With Summer approaching quickly, you may be getting stressed thinking about how you are going to keep the kids busy during their time off.  Sure they can play at home or in the yard, but kids will start to feel cooped up quickly and having some planned summer activities is a great way to keep the stress levels down in the house. Planning summer activities for the kids, though, does not have to mean spending a fortune.  There are plenty of cheap activities out there for your kids … [Read more...]


7 Accessories Men Should Have on Their Fashion Must Have List

7 Accessory Fashion Must Haves

Dressing the part is only half the battle. Whether you’re on your way to a job interview or rushing to a client meeting, appearances count. While attitude is a factor, what you wear—from your watch to your shoes—say a lot about what kind of person you are. If you want to set the right tone for a meeting and make the best first impression possible, here are a few shopping tips we put together for you. Accessories Men Should Have on Their Fashion Must Have … [Read more...]


Tips For A Great Budget Friendly At Home Pedicure

Tips For A Great Budget Friendly At Home Pedicure - Farmer's Wife Ramble

With Spring and Summer always bringing your favorite sandals out of the closet, it is time to consider some of our tips for a great budget friendly at home pedicure. Nobody wants to wear open toed shoes without freshly painted nails, but a pedicure can cost a lot at your local salon. This year, you can give your feet and toes the luxury experience at home and on a budget. Tips For A Great Budget Friendly At Home Pedicure Invest in the right tools. One of the best parts of a … [Read more...]


Kids Camping Activities for Memorial Day

Using camping activities, you can help your children understand the importance of Memorial day. Here are some ideas for camping activities for Memorial day. - Farmer's Wife Rambles

Memorial day is a really great time to start your summer activities with your family. One familiar favorite for Memorial day is a weekend camping trip. Using activities, you can help your children understand the importance of Memorial day. It is also a great way to help them to understand, honor, and never forget the sacrifice of the men and women who are serving, and have served in the United States military. Here are some ideas for camping activities for Memorial … [Read more...]


Gardening With Kids & What They Learn

When it comes to gardening with kids though, what your kid learns from this simple family activity far surpasses what you could instill within them with any other activity. - Farmer's Wife Rambles

Kids are curious and enjoy learning new things; they are like a sponge ready to soak up all that you have to teach them. When it comes to gardening with kids though, what your kid learns from this simple family activity far surpasses what you could instill within them with any other activity. Gardening with kids can be done as a family unit when your kid is super young and develop into an independent task as they get older. Starting your child off on the path of growing their own food teaches … [Read more...]


Spring Cleaning Your Kids Rooms

Spring Cleaning Your Kids Rooms - Farmer's Wife Rambles

We all know about Spring Cleaning our houses. We open windows and clean them, air the house out, pull out the appliances and clean behind them, empty the fridge and scrub it, basically we give the house an overhaul and prepare for the warmer months knowing we are starting fresh. After having kids I slowly started to realize that I needed to apply the same principals and energy to my kids rooms, because lets be honest, after a long winter of closed windows and kids playing inside with their … [Read more...]


10 Mother’s Day Presents Kids Five And Under Can Give

10 Mother's Day Presents Kids Five And Under Can Give - Teaspoon Of Goodness

Mother's Day is fast approaching, the time has come to decide what to get Mom for her big day.  Our little ones want to give their Mommies a present as well, so what can they do that does not involve going to a store with another adult and buying something for her. Below is a list of ideas that you can help the little ones make or do for their Moms on the one day a year she gets all the adulations she deserves. 10 Mother's Day Presents Kids Five And Under Can … [Read more...]


St. Patrick’s Day Activities Your Boys Will Drool Over

St. Patrick's Day Activities for Boys

Can you believe that St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner? I love to have fun with my kids when it comes to this holiday, so I’m always trying to be a little creative. Since I have a house full of boys the activities need to be fun and not boring at all. Here are some fun St. Patrick’s Day activities to keep in mind when your home is full of boys. #1. M&M Rainbow Since my boys are getting older and older I need to find something that will keep their … [Read more...]


Car Shopping In The Internet Age

We've bought 2 new vehicles this year and that can be tough on a budget, doing our research while car shopping helped us find the best deals available.

  Car Shopping In The Internet Age We've bought 2 new vehicles this year and that can be tough on a budget, doing our research while car shopping helped us find the best deals available.  If you have recently decided to shop for a new car, you are undoubtedly aware that there are a bewildering number of possible choices in front of you. You might be overwhelmed at the sheer variety of new makes and models that are furiously competing for your attention and your money. How can you … [Read more...]


5 Tips to Make Your Road Trip The Best One Ever

How to make sure that our trip across the USA is a memorable one? Read on to learn more about some useful tips!

Taking a trip across the United States is one of our nation's proudest traditions. However, such an ambitious journey needs proper planning more than anything. How to make sure that your road trip across the USA is a memorable one? Read on to learn more about some useful tips!   5 Tips to Make Your Road Trip The Best One Ever Tailor The Trip To Your Style of Travel Everyone knows their own likes and dislikes when it comes to traveling. That's why it is important … [Read more...]


How To Make New Year’s Resolutions Stick

There are some ways you can make a goal for the New Year stick and here are some of my best tips on how to make New Year's Resolutions stick.

Every year we make New Year’s resolutions and every year we seem to fail. This year I vow to do something different, make a resolution that actually sticks. There are some ways you can make a goal for the New Year stick and here are some of my best tips on how to make New Year's Resolutions stick.   How To Make New Year's Resolutions Stick Make it Realistic If you have a goal in mine to lose a hundred pounds that’s great, however, I always say to “start small.” … [Read more...]


Free Coloring Pages From The Good Dinosaur

Free Coloring Pages from The Good Dinosaur Movie

Have you watched The Good Dinosaur yet?  We have and LOVED it!  The boys were really into it and it was a movie that even Cory and I were able to get into.  My middle child is really into coloring lately and I like to encourage that when possible.  I encourage my oldest to color as well and that takes a bit more of enticing with "cool" pictures.  These free coloring pages from The Good Dinosaur meet his expectations! Enjoy these free coloring pages from The Good … [Read more...]


Teacher Gift Ideas That Actually Get Used

Teacher Gift Ideas That Actually Get Used - Farmer's Wife Rambles

Wouldn’t it be awesome to get your teacher something she loves this year? We’re no longer a generation that just gives apples, we’re a group of people who gives teacher gifts that are actually usable. Check out these teacher Christmas gift ideas for the teacher in your life. Teacher Gift Ideas That Actually Get Used Gift Cards One of my favorite gifts to give teachers are gift cards! They can buy whatever they want or need without pressure. I can’t always give … [Read more...]


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