Category «Kids»

Camping in Big Sur With Kids

Beautiful view Big Sur Highway 1

Pre-kids, Doug and I went camping quite a bit. We even bought our huge F-250 partly so we could set up an air mattress in the back and avoid the whole tent situation. We hadn’t been brave enough to try camping with kids until 2014 and even then we only took then 4.5-year-old Reece on …

Celebrating 6 With a Science Party

Making slime at science party for 6-year-old

Last week my big boy turned six and on Sunday, we mixed, fizzed and slimed the afternoon away with a science experiment birthday celebration with a few of his best kindergarten buddies. This was my science-loving boy’s idea and I thought it was sweet that he only wanted his three closest friends from school there. It was …

100 Days Into The School Year and Here Are My Thoughts

100 days of school

Today Reece celebrated his 100th day of kindergarten, along with Groundhog Day. I never did this when I was in school, but it seems to be the norm at least around here these days. To celebrate the occasion, each child in his class made a poster displaying 100 items of their choosing. Since he loves wearing rubber …