20Nov/15

Product Review: Sugarbooger Lunch Bag

Check out my video review https://youtu.be/fLnLf6FXih8 You can buy this product here: http://amzn.to/1qHHBck Be sure to “FOLLOW” my blog with the links at the bottom of the page (mobile) or on the right-handRead More…

13Nov/15

Fall Crafting: Pinecone Turkey and Acorn Wreath

These simple and fun projects will not only beautify your home but give you the opportunity to spend quality time with your loved ones and your glue gun (who practically qualifies asRead More…

11Nov/15

Rethinking School

I distinctly remember the first time I thought our educational system was broken: it was when I was a student teaching assistant at USC. I was 18 or 19 the first timeRead More…

28Oct/15

Halloween Candy Science Experiments

Just in time for Halloween, TIME magazine posted this not quite NEW news item http://time.com/4087775/sugar-is-definitely-toxic-a-new-study-says/ So if you are like me and only let your child eat a few pieces of candy,Read More…

04Sep/15

Great Gift for New Parents

In my opinion, memories are life’s most precious items, and none are more precious than those we create with our children. This lovely little journal, it’s about the size of a 1/4-pieceRead More…

26Aug/15

Recipe: Watermelon Mint, Chocolate Mint and Chocolate Spice Popsicles

It’s still super hot where I live, and I was responsible for desserts for a baby shower this weekend, so I decided to make popsicles.  The food being served is Mexican, soRead More…

24Aug/15

Low Water Use Backyard 

My family recently rehabbed an approximately 300-square-foot grassy area into a low-water-use play area for our young child. Although we had been planning on doing this project for awhile, the incentive ofRead More…

17Aug/15

Best Water Toy Ever: Cellulose Sponges

There is NOTHING like a good water fight when the weather is hot, and water balloons are fun but ephemeral, and water guns seems to be made SO CHEAPLY nowadays, so IRead More…

14Aug/15

Camping with Kids

I LOVE camping: sleeping outside, eating outside, just being OUTSIDE for an extended period of time is incredibly relaxing for me.  I always say that 24-hours of camping is like 1-week vacationRead More…

02Jan/15

Discovery Cube LA Surprises and Delights

We recently visited the newly open Discovery Cube LA, located in the beautiful Hansen Dam recreation area in Northern LA-county, with a group of friends. For a limited time they are offeringRead More…