Monthly Archives: June 2013

Rainy day fun on a sunny day

I grew up in the Pacific Northwest part of the US. We had many many rainy days and although we did go out and play in the rain on occasion, we always had things we would “save for a rainy … Continue reading

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GIfted and Talented kids

The gifted child is a mixed blessing and I am doubly blessed. Cosmo Boy had been in a great GT program in Big Town from Kindergarten. It was challenging, but only once a week as I recall. In Small Town, … Continue reading

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Elf and Fairy Houses…

In Nature camp last week we made fairy houses (or for the boys – elf houses). It was a fun activity with lots of teaching moments so I’m sharing it with you. Use natural materials to make elf houses and … Continue reading

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Vacation to Bigtown

Well summer is here and the kids wanted to go to Big Town and see their friends. How would I swing it when our budget is tight? Find a way to make enough to cover the trip! So here we … Continue reading

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