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)

Dinosaur Fossils and Dig!

Last week we wrapped up our dinosaur theme by making dinosaur fossils (it was very easy!).  The kids pressed their small dinosaurs into play-doh to make their dinosaur fossils.  I did the same thing but used Crayola Air-Dry Clay so … (read more)

January 2013 Happenings at Zoo New England

A Bear Birthday Party  On January 12, 2013 the Stone Zoo will celebrate the 7th birthday of black bears Smoky and Bubba.   Birthday cake will be provided for the first 200 visitors along with birthday hats to decorate!  There … (read more)

Families with Children with Autism Admitted for Free to the Children’s Museum

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire offers free admission to families with children who have Autism Spectrum Disorder on the second Sunday of each month from October 14, 2012 through June 9, 2013.  Families will be admitted for free this … (read more)

Manchester Monarchs

Hockey Season is in full swing so it’s time to take your young hockey fan to a game and cheer for the Manchester Monarchs.  You can view the Monarchs’ schedule here and be sure to check out their website for … (read more)

Curious George at the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire Books Alive! program presents Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat on Saturday, January 12, 2013 from 10:00am-2:00pm.  Activities include book readings, meet and greets with Curious George and the Man with … (read more)

Kindness Counts in the Month of January

Take some time this month to sort through your pantries with your children.  Look for non-perishable goods that you could consider donating to your local food pantry.  Then find an old cardboard box, have the kids decorate it and begin … (read more)

Wrapping Paper Craft Box

Kids seem to love wrapping paper, bows and ribbon!  Last night the girls and I went through my “wrapping paper bin” and gathered all of those scraps of wrapping paper that aren’t really usable anymore and all of the old … (read more)