Awesome Adventures

101 Amazing Sights of the Night Sky

101 Amazing Sights of the Night Sky

With the solar eclipse of August 21st, Adventure Publications thought we might be interested in observing the night sky so they sent along 101 Amazing Sights of the Night Sky for us to check out. Is there anything more amazing than the night sky? You’ve seen the stars and the constellations—but there’s so much more(…)

Bottle Flip the Game – Can You Master the Challenge

Bottle Flip the Game – Can You Master the Challenge

Summer is still in full swing and although we are starting to think about back to school, there is still a ton of fun to be had.  There are pool parties, birthday parties, play dates, family reunions and the like.  We are always on the lookout for a cool game for get togethers, and we’ve(…)

The Answers Are In Your Face

The Answers Are In Your Face

We love games!  Our game closet is huge and the variety is second to none.  Of course, we are always adding to it because we just keep finding the coolest games.  One of our favorite game companies is  Endless Games.  One of our favorite games by them is Oddly Obvious. Just the name of the(…)

Inspire the Artist Within

Inspire the Artist Within

My daughter and I have a craft room that is utterly amazing.  We do a lot of self-discovery in this room and amazing projects are born.  If you are looking to discover the artist within, try these fun books fro Hachette Publishing. Stick it To ‘Em Color and create your own personalized stickers! Stick it(…)

DINO WEEKEND TO OFFER FUN OF PREHISTORIC PROPORTIONS

DINO WEEKEND TO OFFER FUN OF PREHISTORIC PROPORTIONS

In honor of Dinosaur Island’s return to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium this summer, the Zoo is excited to announce the Dino Weekend celebration on July 29 and 30. As part of the festivities, the Zoo will offer exciting prehistoric-themed fun for both families and animals from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day, including:(…)

Think and Make Like an Artist

Think and Make Like an Artist

My daughter always loved to draw and color.  Nothing has changed and she is now a teenager.  We sit a lot and color and draw and now and again actually make something artsy.  Have a child who loves to doodle and do arts and crafts?  Check out this book from Thames & Hudson, “think and(…)