B is for Books to Read Together

Reading time with the kids is one of my favorite parts of the day. This isn’t the shorter stories we read for bedtime or through the day.  These are chapter books we’re reading together, usually in the mid afternoon when just enough energy has been spent to make us all … Continue reading

A is for April Writing Prompts for Kids

I know my girls aren’t quite to the point of writing for themselves just yet, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have a story to tell. Here is a list of writing or journal prompts for every day of the month of April. Kids of all ages can use them. … Continue reading

2014 Nebraska Science Festival with Jeff Corwin!

Guess who’s going to see Jeff Corwin live, headlining for the Nebraska Science Festival (NEScifest)? That’s right.  We are!! Four tickets, one for each of us, the whole family is excited.  Now we just have to wait until April.  We spent a little bit of time in a little bit of … Continue reading