Archives for April 2012

Super 6: Kids are Funny, Too

Because some of our biggest laughs come from our kiddos:    

Arizona Museum of Natural History

I had the opportunity to attend a field trip to the Arizona Museum of Natural History (AKA the Dinosaur Museum) recently. I was pleasantly surprised at how much fun we had there. There are a ton of dinosaur skeletons and models. This place is any little boy’s dream.  Here is a shot of the dinosaur […]

Boneyard Project at Pima Air & Space Museum

I am always on the lookout for fun little weekend trips my family can take. It’s nice to get a change of scenery without planning a big expensive vacation. If you head a few hours south to Tucson, you can visit the Pima Air & Space Museum. It is one of the largest air and […]


Howdy partner! Y’all looking for something to do that is different and fun for the whole family?  Last weekend my family was craving something different, so we decided to check out Rawhide. Rawhide is a old western town that is fun to explore and there is a lot to do with kids.  We started with […]

Super 6: Kid Friendly Earth Day Activities

Earth day is Sunday,  April 22. Here are some fun ideas you can do with your kids to celebrate. Earth Day Jello Jigglers   Recycled Toothbrush bracelets   Earth Cupcakes, Cake, and Rice Krispies Pops   Milk Carton Balloon Car   Stained Glass Earth Day Craft   Recycled Piggy Bank

Princess Tea Party Recap

I am back with a short recap of the second Princess workshop put on by Ahwatukee Children’s Theater and Girls Looking Cute! It was  so much fun once again. In addition to a tea party, the girls made crafts, played princess games, and learned a song about how every girl can be a princess. One […]

Disney on Ice Review

Disney on Ice presents 100 years of Magic is currently at US Airways Center and there are shows through Sunday.  I have a discount code at the bottom of the post…so keep reading! I was able to attend Thursday night’s show with my kids.  We loved it!  It was nice to see a show that was more […]

The Snakes Are Out! Snake Safety Tips for Concerned Moms

I live in the wild untamed desert. My yard is full of a wide range of desert creatures including scorpions, horny toads, snakes, and sometimes even javelina and coyotes. We once had a visit by a mountain lion several years ago. The desert is beautiful but it can also be dangerous.  Our biggest concern this time of year is running […]

Tips for an Inexpensive goody bag

Today we are talking about goody bags. I know some parents can’t stand them and others feel like a party isn’t complete without them. Speaking for myself, I like to give them out especially if they help tie in the party theme. The good news is that you don’t have to break the piggy bank […]

Super 6: Arizona Yellow

Mellow Yellow Lighting Rainbow Beautiful Weeds Sundevils   Battling Male Yellow Warblers   Gates Pass Sunset