This week we had the opportunity to tour a local lifeguard tower. Water safety is so important and it extends beyond just knowing how to swim. When you visit the ocean, you need to also think about the sea creatures you may encounter as well as the ocean current and water condition. Another important aspect… [read more]
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Monkey surprised me with an adorable drawing of himself petting a bulbasaur! I was pretty impressed with it – I knew what it was before he told me! Thanks for stopping by!
We have been driving past Ricardo Breceda‘s outdoor studio for years, but we had never stopped to take a look. Instead, it was a landmark that meant our almost 3 hour drive to visit my grandparents was almost complete. Now that they have moved (thankfully much closer to us!), we decided that we needed to… [read more]
It had been a couple years since we’d been to SeaWorld, so we were super excited to get passes again this year. The boys absolutely LOVE the shark encounter and the giant turtles. We spent more than an hour going around and around looking at the sharks! While Monkey and Mad Scientist went on the… [read more]
This week we discovered the San Diego Archaeological Center, located just down the road from the Safari Park. While there, we learned a little bit about the story of how people have lived in San Diego for the past 10,000 years. The museum had a great display and program ready for our little homeschool group.… [read more]
It’s that time of year again… That time of year where we look back at the last 365 days and detail all the things we did wrong. The things that we wished we had done, but never found the time to actually do. The time of year where we really dwell on the shoulda, coulda,… [read more]