Month: March 2011

St. Paddy’s Day Fun

Our sunroom has a giant window with a great view of our oak tree. Many squirrels inhabit this tree so it’s a favorite spot for the kids and the dog to look out. Zack placed a stepstool in the middle of the window and likes to stand and observe his kingdom. I thought since Zack Read More

Cardboard Chute Gizmo

I built this gizmo based on one of the contraptions I found on this great site. It’s by a preschool teacher who makes great sensory tables for his class. This a smaller version for the guys and this is one of those things that just guarantee squeals of delight for hours. Something about this age, Read More

Happy Pi Day!

I made an apple cranberry pie for Pie Day (3/14). My love for pi/pie is irrational! Two more math holidays to celebrate: Fibonacci Day (11/23) – Get it? 1-1-2-3! Mole Day (Oct. 23 (10/23) from 6:02 a.m. to 6:02 p.m.) – In honor of Avagadro’s number (6.02×1023). Read More