Lyrid Meteor Shower

Lyrid Meteor Shower 2014: Perfect for Little Scientists!

By On April 15, 2014

Ever since we visited the Hayden Planetarium in December, the munchkin has been fascinated by space. And while this morning's blood moon happened behind a cloudy sky here in Vermont, fingers crossed… Read More

Snacking Bread

Fluffy & Sweet Snacking Bread

By On April 3, 2014

This fluffy and sweet snacking bread was inspired by a traditional recipe for Portuguese Sweet Bread, as well as my reading of Brandon Sanderson's 'The Way of Kings.'… Read More

Can You Canoe Lyrics

Can You Canoe? (Song of the Month)

By On March 22, 2014

We recently discovered the folksy tunes of the Okee Dokee Brothers and our favorite song is 'Can You Canoe.' Have you heard it? It's become one of those songs we always sing… Read More

Homemade Blueberry Sauce

The Many Uses of a Simple Homemade Blueberry Sauce

By On March 21, 2014

I love recipes that can turn even the simplest meal into something special. Take this no-fuss homemade blueberry sauce. It requires only a few minutes to put together and a mere handful… Read More

Preschool Watercolor Painting Activity

Sinister Liquid (Watercolor Painting with Droppers)

By On March 13, 2014

The other day we tried a new art activity where we used droppers to drip watercolor pigments onto paper. I called it 'Dropper Painting' but within a few moments the munchkin decided… Read More

Finds and Favorites

Our Favorite February Finds

By On March 2, 2014

From a snack delivery service and the perfect popcorn maker, to red lipstick and kinetic sand, we discovered several cool things in February that you might like too!… Read More