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)

Winter Carnival

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 Concord, NH will be hosting a Winter Carnival at White Park.  Carnival events will include sledding, speed skating and food by a bonfire.  For additional information see their website.

Your Local Library

I cannot say enough good things about our local library!  I particularly love the children’s section of our library.  Our children’s librarians are very helpful, kind and extremely patient.  The library in our town and surrounding towns’ libraries have been … (read more)

Weekly Winter Programs at the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire offers weekly winter programs for children ages 6 months trough 9 years of age.  Please see their website for additional details and pricing.  Their programs include the following: Science Explorers for Homeschoolers (Ages: 6-9 … (read more)

Melting Snowmen Cookies

I stumbled upon these very cute melted snowmen cookies and thought I’d try it with the kids this afternoon.  These cookies were a lot of fun to make with the kids and the perfect end to our Sunday (especially considering … (read more)