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…

30Dec/14

Our Articles

Over the years I have written a number of articles related to sustainable living.  These have now been repackaged to be available for purchase as e-articles.  They range from 3 – 10Read More…

29Dec/14

Planning Homeschool Co-op Classes

I am “Science Mom” at my daughter’s co-op so I really appreciated Crazy8’s blog post on how she comes up with her classes. Lots of great resources here! Planning Homeschool Co-op Classes.

16Dec/14

Brilliant Kid’s Kitchen Concept

This brilliant product is a chair slipcover/ kid’s stovetop! This product sparks SO  MANY ideas in my crafter’s mind.  For those who are sewers you could make this from scratch, but forRead More…

05Dec/14

For when you have to be away from your little one…

The lovely story of the KISS BOX (available for purchase here) inspired an afternoon of crafting for my daughter and I. We decoupaged a plain paper heart box using art tissue paperRead More…

11Nov/14

Family Mission Statment

My hubby and I have recently been listening to Stephen Covey’s “7-Habits of Highly Effective People.” The other day a spiritually-inclined acquaintance of mine asked if by effective Covey actually meant “successfulRead More…

30Oct/14

Preschool Science: The Senses

My child attends a co-op preschool, and I am their resident science parent. I recently completed a 5-week cycle on our senses that was absolutely fascinating to be a part of. ByRead More…

23Oct/14

Turn an old TV cabinet into an (awesome!) Kid’s Kitchen

All children love to play in toy kitchens, and if you are going to have something in your home for 5+-years, then you want it to be good quality!! Here is anRead More…