What Comes Before Summer Fun?

What comes before summer fun with parties and family reunions? I remember my mom and her friends talking about spring cleaning. Since we kept the house closed up all winter  it was stale, dusty, and just begging to be freshened up. As the weather warmed up Mom would wash bedding, and check to see if we needed to replace any of it. One day we'd clean the refrigerator. … [Read more...] about What Comes Before Summer Fun?

Happy New Year!

2018 has gotten off to a really cold start. These are the days I'm glad to have my office at home. I can get dressed in my favorite warm clothes (not the ones you see in public) and there's space for my cats to snuggle nearby. I "get" to work on my least favorite part of the job: office work. That just doesn't have the same ring to it as paperwork, does it? None the less, it … [Read more...] about Happy New Year!

Balloons For Your Birthday Party: 3 Things to Know

What about balloons for your birthday party? When parents of young children see us working the first thing that comes to mind is birthday parties. Let's face it: balloons add a lot to festive occasions, and kids love colorful balloon treats. Have you taken the time to think about the best way to maximize the fun? No? We have, so keep reading for some answers. Are … [Read more...] about Balloons For Your Birthday Party: 3 Things to Know

It’s A Wonderful Life (Not The Movie)

We've arrived! It's the last month of 2016, a year that has been difficult for many people both at home and abroad. Now I'm not one of those people who believes that changing the date, whether month or year, really makes a difference in how life will be. I'm more of a "make the best of it" kind of person. Today I'm thinking about how to make the best of Air O' Dynamic Art in … [Read more...] about It’s A Wonderful Life (Not The Movie)

Sometimes You Just Have To Play!

What role does creativity play in your life? Think back to when you were a child. Did you thrive on imagination? Make up characters or games that you played over and over? Build forts out of sheets or blankets draped over your mother's furniture? Ok, in my house there forts were made out of balloons. I knew a bag of balloons intended to be twisted into animals would keep my … [Read more...] about Sometimes You Just Have To Play!