Want To Play A Ukulele ?or Djembe? Just head to the library!
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Want To Play A Ukulele ?or Djembe? Just head to the library!

Now while you borrow your newest mystery thriller you can also borrow a music instrument from the Montgomery County Library Of Things located at the Twinbrook branch. They have a range of ukuleles, electric guitars, amps, djembes, and some lesser-known percussion instruments all to borrow for free. When we stumbled upon this, I knew we...

Play With Your Food To Build Pre-Writing Skills!
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Play With Your Food To Build Pre-Writing Skills!

Did you ever think you would encourage your little one to play with their food? What if it would help to build their pre-writing skills? Play on and eat up little one! What Are Pre-Writing Skills? Pre-writing skills are the fundamentals young children need to master in order to complete more advanced writing tasks. Between...

Teaching With Breakfast Pizza!
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Teaching With Breakfast Pizza!

Ok, I’m sure by now you’re probably wondering, “Does this family eat anything that isn’t pizza?” Yes, actually the only thing this kid typically eats for breakfast is porridge. (That’s right, not oatmeal, I said porridge like Goldilocks and the bears…) But today we were out of his typical favorite so when I asked what...

Cooking Pizza Fun With A Toddler!
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Cooking Pizza Fun With A Toddler!

After writing my last post all about wanting pizza, my little guy got hungry. And guess what he said? “Make pizza? With some cheese?” Well more like sing-said as he repeated a line from our class song. So we had a cooking adventure making pizza together! This was the perfect opportunity to do some cooking...

Trucks + Markers = Moving Art!
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Trucks + Markers = Moving Art!

Recently I realized that my house contains more cars and trucks than 495 at rush hour! It all started with one USPS mail truck, then a UPS, and now a fleet of delivery type trucks all working side by side with bunches of construction trucks, service vehicles, and “Mama’s blue car.” While I love following...

Slide In Slow Motion=Hilarious Park Fun
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Slide In Slow Motion=Hilarious Park Fun

?? As our summer is coming to an end I knew I had to share this funny post. We found an amazing local park that not only has swings, climbers, wheels to spin, and slides, it also boarders the Green Line. Every 8-10 minutes it looked like a magic spell was cast over all of...

Learning With Water
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Learning With Water

One of my favorite things to do this summer has been watching my son’s fascination with one of our most basic elements, water. This kid has had a bath every night since it was born (essential in our sleep routine) but seeing water move in these new ways outdoors was amazing! Over a few weeks...