Family Reunions and Retreats

Monday, March 28, 2016

It's not what We have in life, But who we Have in our life That matters | Summer made this with

We hope everyone had a wonderful Spring Break and Easter with their families! We sure did! 

Monday, March 21, 2016

Here is a simple layout on how to plan your next family reunion! If you click on the image below it will take you to the website if you want to print anything or get more tips!
Wondering how to plan your next family reunion? Get funtastic ideas with Fimark's Family Reunion Planner Social web app. Just $39 for limited time.:

Friday, March 18, 2016

We have our very own fishing pond on the property for you and your family to enjoy! Here's a hilarious video of fishing any of your family members fit these stereotypes? 
 Click on the image for video...

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Need some ideas for a family craft?
family reunion idea:
Neat idea huh? How about this? A finger print family tree! One fingerprint from everyone in the family...

 create a fingerprint family tree AND/OR create a memory book, and other ideas.
Check out these family history crafts by clicking on the image...
13 DIY Family History Crafts and Gifts - Family Tree Magazine:

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

We just had a high school reserve our gym for their spring prom! We are so excited to have them! Check out these sweet and funny prom pics! Bring back any memories?
Be sure it's the night of her dreams by matching her prefectly on prom night! Come to Louie's Tux Shop for our 175 color options!: superhero prom picture - Google Search:
Prom picture ideas - couple photography - outdoor photo - natural lighting - homecoming - formal wear:
Best homecoming or prom picture ever!!!....Sam took a picture just like this :):

Monday, March 14, 2016

Want to get to know your family a little better? Try these games!
Click the image below for a free printable!

frh reunion bingo copy-2:

Fun group game (family reunion, parties, etc)...This post includes a list of questions to put on your ball!:
Write a bunch of questions on a ball and then toss the ball in the circle of family members and whoever catches it has to answer the question that was on their right thumb (You could make this anything you want).  Here are some questions you can use:
Favorite Holiday?
What would you do with your 15 minutes of fame?
If you had a yacht, what would you name it?
Favorite Restaurant?
What was your first job?
Least favorite food?
Cats or Dogs?
Favorite Snack?
Least Favorite Chore?
Sweet or Salty?
Favorite Type of Food?
Favorite Fruit?
Morning Person or Night Owl?
If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?
List 3 words that describe yourself.
Favorite Subject?
If you could invite 3 famous people to dinner, who would you invite?
How do you like to relax?
What is your favorite movie?
What was your first car?
Favorite Book?
Do you collect anything?
Who was your first famous person crush?
Did you have any pets?
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
What is a signature dish that you cook?
When I dance I look like…?
Any weird talents?
Have you ever met a celebrity?
What is your guilty pleasure?
Favorite Ice Cream flavor?
What is one of your greatest achievements?
Describe the perfect sandwich.

Click on the image below for subject ideas, set up, etc.Jeopardy Family Reunion Game Idea and Tutorial -- How well do you know your family? {}:

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Here are a couple of photo ideas for your family to enjoy!
Scrabble Tile Photos...have a LOT of small photo images and you don't want to take the time to enlarge them all? Crop them into squares and make a creative scrabble board design! Add letters to spell out your page theme. This layout would make a great 'Opening' title page for a vintage or modern family album!:
How about a scrabble board? With words to describe your family or important principles your family cherishes?

old frame into a fun photo booth for an outdoor gathering:
Or hang an old frame from a tree and have each family step on up for their turn.
DIY Photo Booth - Would love to do this at our next family reunion!:
Well this is an original idea! Never seen this kind of photo booth neat!
A family tree photo. I'd love to do this with our wonderful, big family at the Blue farm. :) But who would take the picture?:

 A family tree formation! Now that's cool!
What are some things your family has done?! Share on our facebook page...River Canyon Retreat

Thursday, March 10, 2016

"The love in our family flows strong and deep, leaving us memories to treasure and keep." ~ Lovely family quote for your heritage pages.:  
One way to treasure your memories with your family is to make a time capsule! Click here to for instructions and to receive free printables!