Excitement over Math Night and Getting to Play Games!

We get pretty excited over math night at our house. I know this is unusual. It hasn’t always been my most favorite thing in the world. In fact, I think I am like so many people who are either intimidated by math, bored by it, or just confused. Here’s the thing. My boys dig architecture, and building things. They have engineering and technology in their … Continue reading Excitement over Math Night and Getting to Play Games!

Playfulness in Art and Work that Keeps our Hearts Young

Yesterday, Ben and I had the amazingĀ privilegeĀ of meeting Reginald, the owner of Ravenswood Leather in Medford, OR. I had visited them the day before and seen the knights helmets, the leather gear, the bows and arrows, and pirate stuff and thought this would be the kind of store Ben would get a kick out of seeing. Also, I’d told them that he has made his … Continue reading Playfulness in Art and Work that Keeps our Hearts Young

Making Room for Santa with a Total Kid-Room De-Clutter!

Dear Santa, I have been very good this year. & I hope your reindeer like the carrots I leave out! What I would like this year is some red plastic for my PW80, I also hope you have a pair of dirt bike goggles up there too. & I would also like a decent joke book with classic jokes instead of the lame ones that … Continue reading Making Room for Santa with a Total Kid-Room De-Clutter!