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Lyrid Meteor Shower
Science

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

Can You Canoe Lyrics
Music

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

Preschool Watercolor Painting Activity
Activities, Art

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

What Does the Fox Say?
Music

What Does the Fox Say?

By On January 3, 2014

Today a friend introduced us to a song called 'What Does the Fox Say?' and… this song is something else. If you haven’t heard it before it’s kind of a techno/pop version… Read More

Frozen Ornaments | Preschool Activity
Fun Activities

Frozen Winter Ice Ornaments

By On December 29, 2013

This week we took advantage of freezing temperatures here in Vermont and made frozen decorations for our yard. We un-molded the finished ornaments this morning and they are so pretty! With temps… Read More

DIY Candle Votive Holders for the Winter Solstice
Art

DIY Votive Holders for the Winter Solstice

By On December 20, 2013

Tomorrow (December 21, 2013) is the Winter Solstice, which means that in the Northern hemisphere it will be the longest night of the year. We thought it appropriate to celebrate this astronomical… Read More