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The Bouncy Egg

 Have you heard of the bouncy egg experiment? It’s all the rage in my third grader’s class. It’s hard to believe that #bouncyegg isn’t trending yet, but if you aren’t familiar with the experiment, it helps you turn a regular (raw) egg into, well, a bouncy egg. The result: an egg that feels rubbery Continue Reading →
JK Rowling Ickabog
Attention, J.K. Rowling fans: she just announced her latest project, and it’s awesome for the whole family! Her new book, The Ickabog, will be published for free online in daily installments over the next seven weeks. (Important to note: The Ickabog isn’t about Harry Potter and it doesn’t include magic. It’s an entirely different story.)  Continue Reading →
Are your kids into STEM? We love everything about science and space. Today, our inner geeks are out and we are BEYOND excited!  Today, at 4:33 p.m. EDT, NASA will launch two American astronauts into orbit. This is the first crewed launch from American soil since 2011!  My kids have never seen a live launch, Continue Reading →
Like many families across the country, we recently learned that our beloved sleepaway camp would not be opening this summer. Even though we had been preparing our kids for this, the announcement was still devastating. Admittedly, there was still some hope that some “camp magic” could make a much-deserved summer still happen. Now, we are Continue Reading →