Holiday Outdoor Fun: Turkey Trot or Whatever Suits the Season!

TURKEY TROT is an outdoor game my family has played while celebrating the Thanksgiving season.  You could easily adapt it to other times of the year as SANTA SLEIGH RIDE, BUNNY HOP, etc.  Use your imagination to come up with other variations and have fun! Let's enjoy the crisp outdoors. Time for the TURKEY TROT … Continue reading Holiday Outdoor Fun: Turkey Trot or Whatever Suits the Season!

Maybe a Sweet Potato Pie for your Holiday Get-together? (Recipes)

We all seem to have certain dishes which are "must haves" as we plan holiday menus for get-togethers with family and friends. If sweet potato pie is not already on your list, how about trying out one of the recipes included in my recent children's book Sweet Potato Pie, Oh My!? One is a traditional … Continue reading Maybe a Sweet Potato Pie for your Holiday Get-together? (Recipes)

Game Instructions for “Spot the Turkeys” (or Santas, Easter Bunnies, etc.)

SPOT THE TURKEYS is an outdoor game my family has played while celebrating the Thanksgiving season.  You could easily adapt it to other times of the year as SPOT THE SANTAS, SPOT THE EASTER BUNNIES, etc.  Use your imagination to come up with other variations and have fun! Let's enjoy the crisp outdoors. Time for … Continue reading Game Instructions for “Spot the Turkeys” (or Santas, Easter Bunnies, etc.)

Available Now–Nonny’s First Children’s Book: Sweet Potato Pie, Oh My!

Many of you have told me you wanted to know when and where you might purchase the first book in my children’s NONNY DAY SERIES, VOL. 1, Sweet Potato Pie, Oh My! for pre- and beginning readers. The “when” is now! And the “where” is Amazon.com! Click on the link below to go directly to … Continue reading Available Now–Nonny’s First Children’s Book: Sweet Potato Pie, Oh My!

Family Christmas Eve Traditions

Our family worships on Christmas Eve as we give thanks for and share food, as we hear the Christmas story read and reenacted, as we give gifts to one another, and especially as we play instruments and sing together. Family Christmas Eve Greetings in Photos By Connie Carlisle Polley, 2018 conniecarlislepolley.com

Spot the Turkeys (Santas, Easter Bunnies, etc.) Game Instructions

SPOT THE TURKEYS is an outdoor game my family has played while celebrating the Thanksgiving season.  You could easily adapt it to other times of the year as SPOT THE SANTAS, SPOT THE EASTER BUNNIES, etc.  Use your imagination to come up with other variations and have fun! Game Coordinator:  Use twenty 8" by 11" … Continue reading Spot the Turkeys (Santas, Easter Bunnies, etc.) Game Instructions