Celebrating the Summer Solstice

Monday, June 20th, 2016 marked the first summer solstice with a full moon in 70 years. Naturally, we had to celebrate! After spending some time at the nature center for a summer solstice celebration, we made our way home to find a fabulous cumulonimbus cloud with streak lightning illuminating the…

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Bayfront Park, Petoskey Michigan

Recently our family went to Bayfront Park in Petoskey, Michigan for the first time. As is the Pure Michigan way, Bayfront Park is a wonderful example of nature in the Great Lakes state. We began by the man-made waterfall where our little squirts got the opportunity to enjoy touching the…

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The Changing Leaves

Why Leaves Change Color– Fall is a fantastic time of year where temperatures begin to drop, farmers collect their bounty from a summer’s long work and the leaves begin to change color. This is a very exciting time for children and adults alike. The changing of the leaves is triggered…

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Outdoor Activities for Kids: River Ramble

Outdoor Activities for Kids

River Outdoor Activities for Kids We took full advantage of my day off on Monday and spent some time doing outdoor activities for kids in the river. Our little squirt absolutely LOVES the water and she has a blast exploring everything. We were equipped with her bathing suit, swimcap, reusable…

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