Summer of experiences!

My goal in life has been experiences!  We have one life to live and exposing your children to the world is priceless!

So far this summer we have…

*watched many different sunsets

*taught our children to cook something new

*made sea scape paintings on the beach

*volunteered to make sandwiches for a homeless shelter

*went to a local farm and made a variety of pies

*have taken our children to a Cold Play concert

*explored culture in NYC

*taken long walks and spoken about life and goals

*tried new things

*collected shells & beach glass

*watched the stars

*observed sea life

*had a weekly movie night

*making a summer photo movie

*went fishing

*made sea glass wooden photo frames & recipe boxes

*had a smores contest

*taught our children new things

*had a lunch/dinner picnics on the beach

*did fun things with family & friends

*helped someone in need

*had a lemonade stand donating half of the profits to a children’s charity

This is just to name a few, but the time you spend as a family is one in which you are creating everlasting memories!  From simply doing things at home, a local park or area, even taking a family day/weekend trip, seek something new!

If you are one who is lost for ideas, check on Pinterest for endless things to do!

Enjoy and happy summer!

Take it from a Mom who knows!