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

Geek Travel

15 Memory Building Travel Traditions

Trips with family and friends are memories waiting to happen. Often it is the little things that end up being the most memorable. Sometimes it’s a funny moment that sticks with us. Other times it is a tradition that we include in every trip. In our house, we have three main traditions. One tradition started… Continue reading 15 Memory Building Travel Traditions

Geek Fun

5 Simple Ways to Geek Out Your Family Road Trip

Family Road Trips can either be fun and filled with great memories or hours of agony until your destination is reached. I’ve had both types of road trips. For a while, I swore off traveling by car. Then as our family grew, the increased cost of air travel meant taking the car.┬áLast summer our family… Continue reading 5 Simple Ways to Geek Out Your Family Road Trip

Geek Travel

Where are We Going?: The Fun (or Chore) of Choosing Where to Go on Vacation

Before the kids can say “Are we there yet?”, comes “Where are we going?”. Whether a family is planning a road trip, a flight to a new locale, or a staycation, the first thing before any plans can be made is to decide where to go. I find every year when it is time to… Continue reading Where are We Going?: The Fun (or Chore) of Choosing Where to Go on Vacation

Activities

Keep Organized with a DIY Superhero Message Board

It is that time of year again when simple, quick DIY crafts, that can be given as gifts, are in high demand. Teacher gifts and presents that kids can give to close friends are always last minute additions to our holiday gift giving. Not sure why we wait until the last minute, but it seems… Continue reading Keep Organized with a DIY Superhero Message Board