Dream Team

I have a son who loves basketball. He loves dribbling, passing, driving to the hoop, and of course, he loves the swish! All he wanted for his birthday was a basketball party with his friends and I wanted him to have his b-ball birthday wish. Getting into the spirit of the game I reflected on … More Dream Team

Green Rainbows

Since becoming Kelly O’Brien, I have looked at St. Patrick’s Day though green tinted glasses. Motherhood took that to a whole new level.   Catching little green men, pots of gold, rainbows – this is creativity central with chocolate covered in gold!! Who wouldn’t jump right in as an Irish Mom?! This year, we wanted … More Green Rainbows

Cool as Homework

Having a special place to make your mark is important. A place where creativity flows or quiet that allows for peaceful reflection. Your special space should encourage work, thought, and adventure. This is also true for the littles in our life. Homework may not be fun – in fact, they may fight you every night … More Cool as Homework

Invent an Advent

Years ago I made an advent calendar. It filled our December days full of family memories and fun. I’ll be honest, it takes a lot of work to pull off and the nights where we color a Christmas picture or watch a Christmas movie are some of my favorites. Bonus – Those nights take little … More Invent an Advent