13Apr/16

The Adventures of Science Mom: Raising Silkworms

It’s SPRING and in our house that means it is SILKWORM time. There is still time for you and your family to embark on this fun adventure for less than $10 (that includes shipping!) #EmberLiving

01Apr/16

Health and Fitness: 21-Day Fix and Easy Food Portioning

Exercise and Portion Control made easy (hint hint busy parents)

19Feb/16

The Zika virus is not causing birth defects (but I know what is)

This is some very compelling information about the current concern surrounding Zika virus. Information is power. Thanks Marianna for sharing.

05Feb/16

Winter Cold Tip

Four Thieves is a must have in your medicine cabinet. I diffuse it in our house and put it on our feet, and have seen a significant decrease in colds in ourRead More…

03Feb/16

The Adventures of Science Mom: fun with magnets

Came across this cool post when I was seeking to confirm that fishing for dropped batteries behind my washing machine with a magnet was safe (it is). My 5yo and I hadRead More…

18Dec/15

Holiday craft: fun easy kid friendly holiday favor

So fast and easy! Here’s the 2-minute how-to.  https://youtu.be/uLqdWXhtezI Be sure to “FOLLOW” my blog with the links at the bottom of the page (mobile) or on the right-hand side (desktop).  

25Nov/15

The Adventures of Science Mom: Volcanoes

I am a big believer in paying attention to what your child expresses interest in and then teaching him or her around that concept in as many ways as possible. Over theRead More…

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…

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…

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…