From wired child to wild child.

By |2019-02-13T16:45:48-04:00February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|

This is what I might call my next book in my quest to find a way to wean my children off of Fortnite. I watched "The Minimalists" documentary on Netflix the other day. Not only do shows like that and Marie Kondo’s "Tidying up" make everyone want to throw everything they own out a [...]

Our Family travels…and films.

By |2019-01-11T14:49:12-04:00January 11th, 2019|Travel|

This week I made updates to our family travel video. We LOVE to have a camera with us when we travel. Anyone else? There's also just something about filming that is so raw and real later on down the road when these boys are older that I know I'll love watching. Making a family [...]

New Year’s Resolutions

By |2019-01-01T15:42:12-04:00January 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

I have a lot of goals always. Not just in January- but the new year tends to be a season of contemplativeness. It really draws our attention to the fresh start, the new year, and those things we wish to accomplish, to do better, or to be better at. How [...]

Oscoda/Tawas KOA, Oscoda MI

By |2018-11-02T12:22:02-04:00November 2nd, 2018|Campgrounds|

Address: 3591 Forest Rd Oscoda, MI 48750 Reserve: 800.562.9667 Info: 989.739.5115 Hello friends! Happy November! What a whirlwind kind of season it was for us.  November always feels like a real reflective time for me. We had a very busy wedding season over at Mitten Films, so we didn't [...]

Pumpkin Picking

By |2018-10-12T22:05:53-04:00October 12th, 2018|Holiday, Uncategorized|

Happy Fall Ya'll! Here's to sweater weather and pumpkin spice everything. To warm cozy fires and pumpkins and gourds. Here's to a season where everything just feels a little bit more cozy. Here at the Ball Camp we just kind of LOVE fall. Fall to us means a slow down season. It's a season [...]

A Florida Adventure

By |2018-04-25T12:47:45-04:00April 25th, 2018|Travel|

A few years back, a younger version of Mr. and Mrs. Ball took a vacation to Florida. They were 19 and 20 with not much cash in their pockets, a questionable car, and one thing in mind- a little real life break. Pensacola Beach was the destination and we've been reminiscing on that trip [...]

Mitten Adventure Subscription Box- February Edition!

By |2018-02-12T21:53:51-04:00February 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Hello friends! I'm so glad you've joined us for this February edition of The Mitten Adventure subscription box opening. If you're new here- my Sister in Law Liz Ball collects goodies from all around our beautiful state and brings the best little finds right to your doorstep in this sweet subscription box of Michigan [...]