Nina Lewis


Welcome to the Word of the Day where people are encouraged to improve their vocabulary by learning these great and fun words!
Do you have a bosom buddy? A friend that is closer than your shadow? Someone who you share secrets with, laugh with, cry with, joke with? Someone who knows about all of your warts, your inner fears, your dark secrets, and the fact that (gasp!) you hate red beets? If […]

Word of the Day: Cater-Cousin



Thes antique world map decoupaged candles were featured in Party in Your Pajamas link party.
I learned something recently. And it was something that I didn’t particularly want to learn. A couple of weeks ago I went to the dentist. No cavities. Wahoo! But. Here’s what I learned. Those silver fillings from days of yore. Those that I’ve had in my teeth since the Mesozoic […]

Party in Your Pajamas #154



This felt bunny craft was featured at Party in Your PJs #153.
Do you remember the super easy piñata craft that I featured last week? Well, last week was spring break. My son and his wife went to Chicago for a few days — and left their darling kiddos with us. We made piñatas and my grandkids absolutely LOVED them! Immediately after […]

Party in Your PJs #153


Where is Robin is a children's picture book by Robin Barone.
Do you remember the computer game Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? Did you ever get it for your kids? The elementary school had it so while our kids enjoyed it at school they wanted different games at home. No skin off my nose! It saved me from buying […]

Where is Robin Book Review


Get your free printable for an Easter I spy activity for your kids!
I think that I’ve mentioned that my kids — and grandkids — love the I spy books. They have also loved the I spy activities that I have made for them. So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that I have made an Easter I spy activity for them. And […]

Easter I Spy



This paper bag pinata was featured at the Party in Your PJs link party.
This week is spring break in my area. That is wonderful for all of the school-aged kids. However, I do not work at a K-12 school. I work at a university. We do not have spring break this week. Argh! However! My son and his wife are heading out to […]

Party in Your PJs #152


The movie Going in Style will be out in theaters in April.
Before I announce the winner of my giveaway for the $50 free Visa Card, just let me thank everyone who participated. I really enjoyed reading all of your comments — and loved seeing all of the movies that were mentioned. I’ve put a lot on my list of movies to […]

Going in Style Giveaway Winner