Wild Kingdom, indeed. The monkey was 2.5, the zebra was 15 months, and the turtle was...well a turtle...6 weeks old. No way we were going trick or treating.
Turns out, "playing" trick or treat was the … [Read More...]
8am: I don't know yet if we'll lose the kids' first nearly daily climbing tree, but its stirred up some serious frosty emotion around here. Even bacon couldn't cheer them up at breakfast, although it certainly … [Read More...]
In honor of Winter Storm Q...
It's never too early to use the Scientific Method with your kids, well debatable with your 6 month old;) I've seen a variety of "scientific method" terms and lists through … [Read More...]
My Tangramwich went viral a few weeks ago, and was featured as an A+ idea at one of my favorite blogs, Sun Scholars. Tangramwiches grew from an a family tradition. My husband grew up eating Puzzle … [Read More...]
PINTEREST FAIL! Yeah...so...I got stuffed on my slam dunk attempt for basketball donut holes. They look like nuclear meatballs. I'm pretty sure it's because I got cocky. Instead of setting up a … [Read More...]
There's no better way to teach your child the alphabet (or anything?) then making it about them. There's a reason the letters they often learn first are the ones in their name. It's all about ME, ME, & … [Read More...]
One morning I was feeling particularly delirious and tired after multiple night time wake ups from my 3, 2, 1 year olds. Can't remember why or who, but I decided not to be grumpy about it. Sometimes that's a … [Read More...]
Mom. Teacher. Wife. Cheeseball. A love for writing. And bacon. A mediocre camera. A crunchy floor. An open fridge policy. A half full cup, that often spills. Lots of laughter.