Kids in the Kitchen

My kids love spending time with me in the kitchen (I love it too!).  It doesn’t matter what we’re making, they find all the measuring and mixing very interesting and take great pride in the finished product.  Their love of … (read more)

Be an Explorer at the Treasure! Exhibit

The Treasure! Exhibit opened at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on January 19, 2013.  “Treasure! has several thematic areas and hands-on activities that allow you to try tools of treasure hunting and investigate treasures.  Special exhibit features include actual artifacts from … (read more)

Rick Lang Concert at the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

On Wednesday, January 23, 2013, Rick Lang will be giving a mini children’s concert at the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire.  The concert will take place at 10:30am and is included in the regular admission price.

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

I will preface this post with this statement: I was not planning on doing anything related to a bear hunt this week!  That said, things change!  One of my daughters went on a bear hunt this week at preschool.  She … (read more)

McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center Programs

My children and I are all fascinated by the night sky.  My kids have loved gazing at the stars and the moon since they were tiny tots.   So, naturally, I also love the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center.  The discovery center has … (read more)

Martin Luther King Day Happenings

If you feel like getting out of the house with the kids on Martin Luther King Day there are many local places that will be open, to include most area indoor play spots, science centers and museums.  Additionally, below is … (read more)

Free Admission to Chunky’s This Weekend

Chunky’s is holding a buy one admission for a matinee showing and get the second one for free valid this Saturday (January 19) and Sunday (January 20).  It looks like it’s going to be pretty cold this weekend so it’s … (read more)

SEE Science Center Family Workshops

The SEE Science Center hosts family workshops featuring FETCH! With Ruff Ruffman on a monthly basis (Fetch! is a program on PBS Kids that my children really enjoy watching).  According to their website the SEE Science Center will use “activities … (read more)

Indoor Sports Complexes

There are quite a few indoor sports complexes in our area at which the kids can participate in sports and run off some steam. Check out their individual website for more information.  Many of the below sports complexes offer classes … (read more)

Snow Day: Indoor Fun

Below are some of my favorite ways to spend a snow day. 1. Make Snow Desserts: From Snow Cream to Snow Pudding, there’s all sorts of ways to enjoy fresh snow.  We’ve made Snow Cream in the past and it is … (read more)