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Monthly Archives: April 2013

DIY Sugar Bubbles and Butterfly Food

Now that spring is finally here, we have been spending lots of time outside playing. Fresh air feels so good after being stuck inside for months. My littlest one is home from school at lunchtime, so we have been soaking up our last afternoons together before he goes to kindergarten next year. Short, easy, crafts […]

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5 Tips for Gardening with Kids

Each spring when the weather is still cold, I start dreaming about my summer garden. Fresh warm tomatoes for margherita pizza, grilled peppers and juice strawberries straight from the vine. There is just something about bringing my small urban garden to our dinner table. I may never be a teacher, in the traditional classroom sense, […]

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Transitioning to Real Life

We are always transitioning from one phase of life to another.  Some go by so quickly that we don’t even notice until it is over.  Others are so painfully slow we think we might lose our minds! I’m facing a big change this fall — all my kids will be in school full time.  Yes, […]

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