Learning and fun with the Weekend Box Club

 We were really excited to receive a revolutionary new concept in children’s activities to review this week.  The Weekend Box Club was developed by what may be the most awesome Uncle ever.  Unable to find gifts for his niece and nephew that were fun and educational, creative, non-gimmicky and...

Celebrating Putoniumsox’s 100th Post by joining in her challenge

A while ago I introduced my friend to blogging, and being the superwoman she is she ran with it and is beating me at my own game 🙂  She is now celebrating her 100th post with this centennial challenge: Here’s how it works. Take  (Natalie’s) 10 headings and change...

Pint sized paleontologists – Walking with Dinosaurs the 3D Movie books

 We are our children’s first, and perhaps most important, teacher.  However, if we get it right most of what teachers do is not actually ‘teaching’ as such, but ‘facilitating learning’.  How much of what you know now did you learn by a parent or teacher lecturing you, and how...