Can science make your kids eat more veggies? Yes! Yes it can! The other day we did the celery and food coloring experiment. Pretty basic stuff, but it was new to my girls (3 and 5 years old) and I called it a "Celery Science Experiment" with my super enthusiastic voice and they were INTO … Continue reading Science and A Snack: The Celery Science Experiment With A Preschool and Toddler
Sooo... We're here in that not-so-fun part of winter. December is all about twinkle lights and hoping for snow and crackling fires and magic!! Come mid-January, however, we're cooped up, rolling in muddy snow piles, we're itching for spring and prolonged outdoor time that is still so far away and kids are getting "bored." But … Continue reading This is For The Board Kids (It’s A Pun)
There was a moment last weekend, when things were nearly picture perfect. Like a Norman Rockwell illustration -- real, a bit silly, a hint of chaos emerging or recently visited...
Is it just me or do fall/winter meals take way longer to prepare? Suddenly I find myself serving dinner at 6:30 when I started chopping at 5:30, because I forgot that roasting all those brussels sprouts, sweet potatoes, and squash takes way longer than grilling up a protein to serve with a salad. So instead … Continue reading Color The Rainbow…Then Eat It!