Tag Archives: childhood

Childhood Remembered

I remember Saturdays going to town with him. Town was a six mile trek and riding along with Pawpaw was a treat. I am sure he brought along other of the grandchildren on occasion. But I think he had this way of making each of us feel special so I only remember it being just...

As Seasons Change

I’m joining in for 5 Minute Friday at The Gypsy Mama where you stop and write for just 5 minutes where you just write, for 5 minutes, without the pressure of getting it just right.  Our son, also known as Squirt here on the blog, is growing up on me. I don’t blog too much...

I know it’s cliche….

I know it’s cliche to say they grow up too fast. Let’s face it, though. It’s true. It’s not something you realize as a child. You never seem to grow up fast enough when you’re a kid or teenager. But once you start having children or nieces and nephews of your own this cliche smacks...

Science Activity – Inside or Outside Ice?

This is another easy and simple science activity to do with your children.  The question is this: does ice melt quicker inside or outside? You’ll need 2 ice cubes, 2 trays and a clock. Now this conclusion may seem obvious, but showing your child and explaining why will help their little brains make just another...