Christmas 2012

*A version of this post was first published on 12/28/12. Please join us for Christmas 2012!! We all had such a great time visiting, feasting, munching on snacks, exchanging gifts and having fun together! One of the gifts I made for my adult sons this year was alcohol infused gummy bears and I must say, they […]

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Disappointment at the Carousel!

Bethany loves riding carousels so it’s pretty lucky that we live not too far from the “Carousel Capital of the World! The Binghamton area has earned this nickname because it is home to six beautiful antique carousels! These carousels were donated to the city by Geroge F. Johnson of the Endicot Johnson Shoe Company with […]

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7 Perfect Holiday Gifts Special Needs Moms Will Love

Have you been searching high and low to find the perfect gift for that hardworking and selfless special needs mom you love, all to no avail? Finding the perfect holiday gifts special needs moms will love can pose a challenge However, with little heartfelt searching, it can be done! *This post contains affiliate links I […]

Happy Easter 2017

A Phillips Family Happy Easter 2017!

I have to admit, I was slightly worried that our Easter celebration was going to be a little disappointing and depressing this year. First off, Rebekah and William had been planning a spring break mini-vacation in South Carolina, so for the very first time ever, they wouldn’t be joining us for Easter. Secondly, Josiah and […]

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How I Made Valentine’s Day 2017 More Special This Year!

Valentine’s Day 2017 has now come and gone! I hope your day was filled with plenty of fun and lots of love and laughter! If you have previously read my post, Preparing for a Very Special Needs Valentine’s Day Celebration, you’ll already know that I really wanted to make Valentine’s Day more special this year! […]