I was looking through old pictures the other day and ran across these. We’re regular visitors at the Woodland Park Zoo and we love visiting the Seattle Aquarium. When we travel, we look for different zoos and aquariums to visit. Last summer we went to the Newport Aquarium, in Oregon, and over spring break we
I have a confession to make. As a child, I didn’t like to read. Actually, I hated reading. I don’t have a favorite book from my childhood or even a book I remember kind of liking. As a teacher, I’ve fallen in love with books. I love children’s books! I could spend hours browsing the
Wasn’t Kate a beautiful bride? Whether you are a royal watcher, or not, you have to admit it was a beautiful wedding. My daughter is a true princess. Every time we watch a princess movie, she is absolutely giddy during the wedding. Watching a real-live prince marry his princess is a dream come true for
Do your kids write at home? My kids have a sudden eagerness to write cards, letters, notes, lists, and books. I’ve been taking a class about creating Playful Spaces in the home and came across the idea for using pegboard as a display option. If you’d like to see the step by step directions for
This was the area in my yard which housed the strawberry plants. I think I should have just called them plants, because they never actually produced strawberries. It’s a fairly sunny spot, but just not sunny enough for berries. On Friday I dug up all of the strawberry plants to make room for something new.