“Mom!” That’s the first thing I heard as I walked through the door after work. My then nine-year-old greeted me with that half-toothless grin and stood in front of me with chest inflated. A silver chain dangled from his neck, on end, a gold ring. “Check it out! I went hiking with dad, and I […]
It was Easter and my niece looked up at me with her gorgeous brown eyes encased in long, dark lashes. She grinned. Her hair was messy. I commented, “You’re beautiful.” That’s how it started. I was then hip-bumped indicating we weren’t allowed to say that, and I realized I was to follow lead as we […]
The PEEPS & COMPANY® products, information, and additional gift pack have been provided by PEEPS & COMPANY®. Nothing quite says Spring to me like seeing the rows of marshmallow PEEPS on the grocery shelves. I have to admit, I find it difficult to resist these little “twirps”. Their spring pastel colors lure me closer. My […]
by: Miss M There were once three sixth graders: MacKenie, Caroline, and Dylanie. All three of them were at Dylaine’s house for a sleepover on a very dark and stormy day, which all three of them really hated; they much rather preferred a nice, and sunny day where they could play their favorite video game […]
First Lego League involves thousands of students ages 9-14 in team-based competitions focused on robotics engineering and scientific research. It’s a fun, educational, and challenging way for students to learn more about real-life technical challenges and to come up with their own creative solutions.