Countdown to Fun: Part 8 – The Trip

By Alyson Miller
Monday, September 25th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 8 – The Trip

Well, Irma made a good attempt, but she couldn’t ruin our fun.  Having counted down for 6 weeks, we braved the storm and headed off to our adventure. It […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 7 – Box #6

By Alyson Miller
Monday, September 18th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 7 – Box #6

You’d never know that I had 2 older kids before Gibbs and have been a parent for almost 20 years.  I made the most basic of all parenting mistakes […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 6 – Box #5

By Alyson Miller
Monday, September 11th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 6 – Box #5

This week, my kid was not messing around! Gibbs was up at [5:30] AM and ransacking the house for his clue.  I managed a little sleight of hand and […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 5 – Box #4

By Alyson Miller
Monday, September 4th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 5 – Box #4

Week 5 came with a need to be more creative in how we managed the game.  Gibbs is getting more and more aware of when Saturday comes and how our […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 4 – Box #3

By Alyson Miller
Monday, August 28th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 4 – Box #3

I can’t believe we’re already on week 4 of 8!  Countdown to Fun has been such a blast to write; I hope you’re enjoying it.  I don’t know why I […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 3 – Box #2

By Alyson Miller
Monday, August 21st, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 3 – Box #2

Hello, readers!  Welcome to week 3 of my 8-part series called Countdown to Fun.  After last week’s cookie project, Gibbs was desperately looking forward to the next box, which […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 2 – Box #1

By Alyson Miller
Monday, August 14th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 2 – Box #1

Hello, readers!  Welcome to week 2 of my 8-part series called Countdown to Fun.  I was so excited this week to begin the fun of discovering the contents of the […]

Countdown to Fun: Part 1 – The Big Brown Box

By Alyson Miller
Monday, August 7th, 2017 Comments Off on Countdown to Fun: Part 1 – The Big Brown Box

  Hello readers!  Welcome to the first in an 8-part series called Countdown to Fun.  For the next 8 weeks, I’m going to take you on an adventure as we […]