Geek Travel

Geek Out at Yerkes Observatory: A Travel Hidden Gem

Sometimes in life you stumble across something amazing that you never knew was there. Well that happened to my family recently, when we came across Yerkes Observatory in Williams Bay, Wisconsin. We knew nothing of the observatory until we came across a Facebook event posting for their recent Starlight Festival. Since our youngest geekling is… Continue reading Geek Out at Yerkes Observatory: A Travel Hidden Gem

Activities

Celebrate Mother’s Day Superhero Style

Mother’s Day is this weekend! As it draws closer, I got to thinking about how people often refer to moms as superheroes. Though as I searched the web, I found only a few examples of Mother’s Day projects for kids to make that honor “superhero moms”. Finding a project with flowers and hearts is simple.… Continue reading Celebrate Mother’s Day Superhero Style

Geek Parent

School Science Fairs: A Thin Line Between Love and Hate

School science fairs are a BIG thing around my house. Some families have soccer or football season. We have science fair season. From January to April, my house becomes one large workshop and lab. It gets a bit crazy around here. I love my geeklings’ passions for STEM! I couldn’t be prouder of all that… Continue reading School Science Fairs: A Thin Line Between Love and Hate