Family

Agritourism: Make memories while supporting our nation’s farms

What's HOT in vacationing this summer is agritourism.  Agritourism is defined as the act of visiting agricultural based businesses for enjoyment and education.  Being an agritourist is a great way to support U.S farms, ranches and vineyards as many of the owners use agritourism to supplement their income and stay in business. It's an easy way to support U.S agriculture AND have fun too.  Visit your local farms to keep our food (and wine!) made in the USA. There are many activities that fall under agritourism.  Here are five of my family's favorite. Agritourism: Make memories while supporting our...

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White Chocolate Blueberry Scones: Favorite Recipes Using a KitchenAid Mixer, Made in the USA

If you love the old red, white and blue, there's a good chance you associate blueberries with the “blue”. I'm a blueberry fiend. So when I was blessed with the prize of a (made in USA) KitchenAid mixer, I got to work on a making treats with my favorite fruit. This project was inspired by Traci from BeneathMyHeart  who featured these Blueberry Dark Chocolate Scones on her blog recently. YUM! They are billed as healthy but WHO CARES?  I love that the baking time is only 15 MINUTES! This is officially one of my favorite recipes using a KitchenAid mixer, especially since...

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American Made Personalized Gifts for Kids

Personalized gifts are the perfect way to show just how special a gift recipient is. Kids of all ages love to see their name on objects that are sure to be treasured for years to come. Here is our list of top picks for American made personalized gifts for kids. On the hunt for Made in USA personalized gifts for him, or American made personalized gifts for her? Well we have those lists too! American Made Personalized Gifts for Kids I See Me personalized growth charts, story books, board books, coloring books, and placemats all make unique gift ideas with many...

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Make Sure Your Camper Has These Six American Made Summer Camp Necessities

My oldest kiddo will soon be embarking on his first ever OVERNIGHT summer camp experience and this momma has to make sure he has all of the gear and summer camp necessities he needs. I have questioned moms whose kids have been to camp before, and reviewed the required items checklist provided by the camp to see what I should be sending him off with. I compiled the data I collected and came up with this list. He WILL survive a week at summer camp with out his mom, and the American made summer camp necessities on this list will make...

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American Made Kid’s Swimwear & Swim Accessories for Children of All Ages

My kiddos had major growth spurts this winter, so they are both in need of new swimsuits. Despite the fact that every major department store has had swimwear on their sales floors for months now, I have yet to find any in stores that are made in the USA. I can't say I was surprised, but hey, I was hopeful! Eventually, I turned my hunt to the internet where I found many great American made kid's swimwear options. Here are my favorites. Don't miss our source guides for made in USA swimwear for women, and American made swimwear for men. ...

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