Archives for June 2011

Feature Friday: Lego Ninjago

We love Lego around my house. They have been our saving grace on hot summer days, stormy afternoons and when snow and ice has closed us in for a week. Who am I kidding? We’re geeks and love Lego! I was definitely out of the loop in Legoland goodness and ran across the awesome Lego […]

Elementary School Graduation — Where does time go?

Parenting can go two ways. Either the hands on the clock spin at the speed of light, or they drag by in painful torture (usually when a tantrum is involved). Peanut is making the big transition tomorrow. He “graduates” from the 5th grade and will be heading to middle school in the fall. My heart […]

Discovery Place Explore More! Labs

Schools everywhere in the Carolinas are getting ready to dismiss for the summer. You know what that means a few hours of wild abandon by the kids, followed by endless weeks of “I’m bored” and “What can I do?”. Discover Place has got you covered for the month of June. Best of all? It’s educational, […]

Mompreneur Monday: Jenny Ingram a/k/a @JennyontheSpot

Please meet Mompreneur Jenny Ingram from Jenny On the Spot. Tell me a little about yourself. I am a mom of 3 (Why is that always the intro sentence? But I am and that is probably the most consuming and beautiful part of my life…). I live in a small town near Seattle. We take […]

da Vinci Robot and Discovery Place — Modern Medicine & Technology

Saturday was a fantastic day. I had the chance to spend most of the day at Discovery Place in Charlotte, NC with the da Vinci Robot and doctors from Midtown OB/Gyn learning about one of the most technologically advanced surgical tools available. At first glance, the robot appears to be just a normal piece of […]