Bearizona

We had the best time at Bearizona last weekend. It is the perfect place to take kiddos of all ages. There is a drive through area and then they have a walking zoo as well. It’s so much fun to watch the animals in their almost natural habitat. You can find Bearizona just outside of …

Books I Love: I Don’t Know Age

The other day, someone told me the three greatest anchors in life are ignorance, comfort, and entitlement. He used the metaphor of sitting on an anchored boat, close to shore, moving and rocking in all directions but going nowhere. It feels like you’re moving but it’s an illusion, you’re not actually making progress and you …

Rainbow Rice Sensory Play

Toddlers and preschoolers love playing in rice. The possibilities are endless for organized activities, free play, and crafts. When mine were little they spent hours playing with water, cornstarch, slime, and play dough. Rice is has a similar feel, is inexpensive, and easy to obtain. Besides being soothing, they can be working on small motor …