Vacation DIY Crafts

Vacation DIY Crafts

“This is your brain on crafting” … What ARE the benefits?! Making something with your hands – it’s yours – you created it and it gives you a sense of pride, accomplishment, satisfaction.  Crafting can help those who suffer from...

Holiday Break Activities CT

After a long #familytime weekend the kids have time off from school . . . special Holiday Break Activities CT! Museums are a great destination during vacations since they add hands-on programs to their regular exhibits. Some required advanced registration and most are...
Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice

Ready for the shortest day of the year?  Winter Solstice is December 21 at 11:28 AM in the Northern Hemisphere, 11:27 a.m. in Hartford Connecticut.  We’ve picked out some “winter” events for kids to enjoy this weekend in CT! Learn about the...
Santa Tracking

Santa Tracking

Santa Tracking through APPS and online map is a fun interactive family opportunity after school gets out!  We’re trying it ourselves for the first year so here’s what we found – please share your experiences and comment to guide us all in the right...
Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

Christmas is fast approaching, Hanukkah is next week and the last thing you need to do is procrastinate then have to rush on all your gift ideas. The best way to show someone you care is to DIY a homemade Christmas gift you know your family will love. This list is...