Engineering Day at the Indianapolis Children’s Museum

Today was a pretty busy day and we still have much to do but first we went to the Indianapolis Children’s Museum for Engineering Day. There were eight different stations where you could learn about things such as; Flight, Electricity, Architectural Building and even making your own Chap Stick along with other very interesting stations. Knight says he liked the flight station best because …


Spend Quality Time With Your Children

After writing my post “An open letter to the parents of all school aged children” I was trying to figure out what I could do to get more parents involved with their children’s lives and not just by spending time with them but by spending “Quality Time” with them.

So, what I came up with is this; Using my favorite social …


An open letter to the parents of all school aged children

Last Friday I had a chance to spend part of the day in my son’s classroom as I tend to do on at least a monthly basis. I would go more often if needed but he goes to a catholic school which has many events that we attend along with Cub Scouts that also meet and host events at the …


Garfield Park Conservatory Photography

Tired of all the snow I decided to go to the Garfield Park Conservatory and take some pics. Below are just a few of the best photographs from today. If you have never been to the conservatory I would recommended that you go. It is very beautiful inside and out and during the winter it is very toasty warm inside. During the summer after …


PBR & Snow Don’t Mix

Whilst I was thinking about this week’s wintery mix of ice and snow I was reminded of another blustery winter when I was small.
My grandmother was a connoisseur of fine beers such as PBR and always had a few on hand. If not, she was on her way to get some or brining some home. At some point during this …