Rhythm! Discovery Center

  A couple of months ago I started thinking about what we could do once the weather turned colder. We spent the summer and fall visiting parks and enjoying the sunshine, but this mom is NOT a cold weather person. If I could move to Florida for the winter, I...

Celebration Crossing 2015 at Indiana State Museum

As you know, I am a girl of traditions. I love them. If I find something that works, I stick with it. We have tons of Christmastime traditions, but the one that kicks them all off is Celebration Crossing. I love the familiarity of seeing things like the L.S. Ayres...

James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home

“An’ the Gobble-uns ‘ll git you Ef you Don’t Watch Out!” What kids DON’T love those words? OK, I’ve got to be honest.  I didn’t even know those words until a few weeks ago when I decided to take the boys to the Riley...

Ice Cream in a Bag {Chocolate, Vanilla, and Strawberry}

Thank you to Indiana Family of Farmers for sponsoring this post, and Liz and the entire crew of Kelsay Farms for your hospitality! The past few days have been HOT, which is an unwelcome temperature once September hits. I don’t know why I always expect September to be...

Rad Science at Indiana State Museum {Field Trip Friday}

I walked into the Indiana State Museum’s newest exhibit, Rad Science: Skatepark Physics, with my notebook and pen in hand. I intended to take a lot of notes to be able to give you a thorough overview of everything you’ll see when you visit. Unfortunately (or...

Free National Parks Pass for 4th Graders

You’ve probably heard a little bit about President Obama’s A Kid in Every Park initiative. What it boils down to is, kids just aren’t getting out into nature enough anymore. By allowing all fourth graders across the nation free access to national...