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Is It Magnetic?

Love Bug and Sweet Pea love taking magnets around the house to find out what’s magnetic. We did a recent science experiment with magnets where I gave them a few different types of magnets and put out a tray with several different objects (keys on a key ring, foil, battery, a plastic seahorse, paper, and a rock) to test whether they were magnetic. 107 more words

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Active Play & Eating Green

Driving 1440 km in two days doesn’t give much time to exercise especially with a little bit of the cold.

The effort was on trying to eat well and that is not easy either.   99 more words


Technology: Helping or Hindering Our Kids' Creativity?

When I was growing up, the shows Electric Company and Zoom were considered revolutionary compared to Mr. Rogers, Captain Kangaroo, and Sesame Street. And in 1976,  a commercial promoting “Pong”, one of the first video games to reach mainstream popularity, proclaimed that, “You are watching the most exciting game you will ever see on your t.v. 851 more words

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Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will”

– George Bernard Shaw


Since losing my little dog, Star,

my attempts to depict

her dear and funny figure on a pot

have been futile.

Finally facing a particularly challenging bowl… 286 more words

What mysteries can a box hold?

Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.”

Maria Montessori

Ducklings having fun!!

We Love... A Themed Kiddie Cruise

A few weeks ago we went on the Boomerang Pirate Ship leaving out of Georgetown. We were able to score discounted tickets on a deal site and we were really excited about this kid friendly adventure at sea. 169 more words

Mommy Victory