Day Trip: Bauman’s Farm and Garden- Gervais

By Emy Sloan

 

Bauman’s Farm and Garden in Gervais, Oregon has got a great playground and farm store. It’s a wonderful place to buy fresh produce and bakery goods, nursery items and more. Continue reading “Day Trip: Bauman’s Farm and Garden- Gervais”

Day Trip: The Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome

By Emy Sloan

 

The Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome is a fabulous place to take your little scientist for some great hands-on learning! Located in Alton Baker Park in Eugene, Oregon, the Science Factory consists of a large interactive exhibit hall, a ‘tot spot’ play area and a Planetarium!  Continue reading “Day Trip: The Science Factory Children’s Museum and Exploration Dome”

Tissue Craft: Bright & Shiny Tinfoil Hearts

By Emy Sloan

 

My kids just recently had a birthday. They had such a wonderful time at their party with all of their friends- I’m so thankful for all of the amazing people in our lives! As well as having an awesome time they ended up with some fun new toys…and I ended up with TONS of leftover gift bags and tissue paper! Continue reading “Tissue Craft: Bright & Shiny Tinfoil Hearts”

Parks & Playgrounds: Englewood City Park

 

By Emy Sloan

 

Englewood City Park is set back in a peaceful wooded area in Northeast Salem. There are plenty of beautiful conifer and deciduous trees and lots of space to run around in. There’s a fun playground area and best of all an awesome splash fountain!  Continue reading “Parks & Playgrounds: Englewood City Park”

Healthy Treats: Strawberry Beet Banana Smoothies & Frozen Pops!

By Emy Sloan

 

My kids are all about smoothies and frozen pops. Icy cold treats are their favorite! I love that when I make smoothies at home I have the power to sneak in tons of extra vitamins and nutrients (raw veggies, organic yogurts, peanut butter, seeds, grains, etc.) The possibilities are endless!  Continue reading “Healthy Treats: Strawberry Beet Banana Smoothies & Frozen Pops!”