Pokemon GO has hit St. Louis like a zombie plague: everywhere I go I see people wandering around, staring at their phones. I mean, way more than they usually do. After downloading the game ourselves, we decided to hit the city park to look for Pokestops. The fry-an-egg-on-the-sidewalk heat kept most of the park’s normal inhabitants indoors: […]
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The Magic House has a lot of awesome new exhibits open right NOW plus the super fun fort building exhibit is coming back in July! Mitch and I have been out to the Magic House a few times this summer to check out Future Lab in the traveling exhibit space and Sandcastle Beach in the […]
It’s the middle of summer break and the kids are getting bored–oh no! What can we do? Here’s a list of fun and exciting things you can do with your kids this weekend to pump some fun back into your summer! Food Truck Friday at Grant’s Farm: This only happens once a month, so plan […]
Letting the kids build a fort out of bed sheets and pillows is a great way to beat the boredom blues…but it also wrecks your living room! Avoid the giant mess and head over to the Magic House this summer to build the Ultimate Fort–at their house! The latest exhibit from the Magic House is […]
Did you know the blues are the bedrock of all really good American music? Yep. I never occurred to me that someone whaling on a harmonica a hundred years ago could led to ZZ Top and Adele on my iPod, but it did. Wanna guess where I pick up THAT bit of trivia? Psst. Lemme tell you something before you […]
I know it’s a holiday weekend and you’re probably really busy…but I’ve got another cool event you won’t want to pass up! Grant’s Farm is hosting a monthly Food Truck Friday, starting this weekend! They’re inviting you, your kids and four awesome St. Louis food trucks out to the farm for an evening of entertainment! Just […]
The kid is standing in mud up to his ankles and all excited about a frog we found. Me? I’m trying to think how I’m going to get those shoes clean again. Ug. Next time, we’re going to Powder Valley. If you want to take the kids for a nature hike, but don’t want to deal […]
Wish you could find a fun new activity for your kid at the touch of a button? Want to dabble in art, science, dance, sports…without the commitment? I know how you feel momma. It can be a real adventure trying to figure out what spark’s your child’s interest, especially when they are young and everything–EVERYTHING–is new […]