The kids and I have settled into a pretty nice summer routine and it usually begins with watching a mom-curated YouTube playlist while I drink my coffee. This is usually after breakfast and before we start whatever adventures we have planned for the day. I look through the channels we’ve subscribed to and the videos suggested based on our viewing history and add anything that … Continue reading 10 Kid-Friendly YouTube Channels To Watch With Your Kids
My kids are officially on summer vacation and to prevent screen time overload brain mushiness, I nerded my heart out last month and concocted a summer plan of learning. It’s more of an outline than an actual concrete plan. Because each day and week of our summer will look different than the one before, I simply came up with a list of themes that will shape … Continue reading 5 Science Experiments and Videos to share with your kids!
Which school holiday concert kid is yours? Have you made a loungewear capsule yet? The Lifeprinter makes me wonder if the future is now already? Who wants to watch the Big Little Lies HBO show with me? Wanna bring take & bake cookies up a notch? Ready to become a next level gift wrapping genius? Going through Lunar Chronicles withdrawals? Christmas drinking game anyone? Continue reading Very Important Questions.
Is your internet as depressing as my internet right now? I’m not going to get political on you because I know you can get that anywhere right now (if you need that post, I recommend Dude Mom’s post this morning). Instead, I thought I’d share some positive things that may brighten your day. Let’s be sunbeams of positivity today, okay? Let’s watch Benedict Cumberbatch and Jimmy … Continue reading 10 Happy Things.
It’s been awhile since I’ve done a weekly link round up, but I’ve got a pretty great assortment just waiting to be shared and more than five minutes to tell you about them, so let’s get this party started? My friend shared this article about 2 basic personality types on Facebook and a lengthy discussion followed: Are you a round or a pointy? Unsurprisingly, I’m … Continue reading The Weekly Geekly: 08.26.16
When my husband came home last night I had this half delirious look in my eyes that he smartly interpreted as, “I’ll get the wine.” If you’ve been having one of those weeks also, I sympathize. Let’s distract ourselves until dinnertime, m’kay? Must watch videos: Michelle Obama talking to Rory Gilmore and these adorable little girls. For a Laugh: Fake animal facts at the LA … Continue reading Link Love: Vol. 23
Hey dudes, it feels like it’s been forever but there are a few links I’ve been meaning to share with you so before my attention span flits in another direction… This Mean Girls / Game of Thrones mashup made me seriously giggle. Just me? A father’s day craft idea if you roll deep in Popsicle sticks like we do. This video that explains how consensual … Continue reading Weekly Geekly: June 10th
Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Every Tuesday they post a new Top Ten list prompt. This week’s prompt is… Ten Websites I Love That Aren’t About Books. This proved more challenging than I expected but I dug deep, so… Here are ten of the usual suspects from my browser history and what makes them awesome: Pickmonkey.com : I use this website … Continue reading Ten (non-bookish) Websites I Love
I’ve got a veritable stock pile of amazing things I’ve seen online that need to be shared with you so buckle your seat belts. Did you see the new Ghostbusters trailer yet? I’m personally super excited but apparently a lot of people are upset particularly about Leslie Jones’s character in the movie. Probably the same people who were upset about the Starbucks cups. And while … Continue reading Weekly Geekly: 03.11.16