Archive for the 'child development' Category

Rock School rocks out with Dave Stewart at AnQi

Published on September 19, 2010

Tweet Back to school is the theme of my life this week. Sunday was Rock School, Monday was preschool. I joke that I can just as easily raise a successful rock star as I can as a successful banker or lawyer – if you have a child that shows talent in music it’s all in […]

The year 2007 forever changed May 5th

Published on May 5, 2010

Tweet It’s a great coincidence that the PBS Super Sisters’ Great Day of Gratitude would fall on this day. The Sisters have slated the day for their momblogger friends to share their gratitude with their kids’ teachers. Since we won’t have an official teacher until preschool next year, I would like to dedicate this year’s […]

Motherhood Begins Now!

Published on April 28, 2010

Tweet This Sunday, May 2, I am looking forward to heading up the hill to Coldwater Canyon Park (the one on Mulholland) to participate in Pregnancy Awareness Month with the Tree People. The event promises to be a “free, red-carpet lifestyle event celebrating expectant moms and new parents”. The event is hosted by Anna Getty, […]

PBS Kids gives the Green message to kids

Published on April 22, 2010

Tweet To help you and your kids get in the spirit of Earth Day, PBS KIDS is saluting “green” with 15 eco-friendly episodes from favorites like Curious George, Super Why!, and Dinosaur Train (check your local listings for times). Online, the PBS KIDS Player is also featuring lots of Earth Day content for kids to […]

Gearing up for Earth Day…

Published on March 22, 2010

Tweet In celebration of Earth Day, Design Squad PBS Kids challenges kids five to nineteen to “recycle, reuse, and re-engineer every day materials into an out of the box invention. Your invention should move things or people, protect the environment, or be used for indoor or outdoor play” Top prize to winners? Their inventions will […]

Tiny Tots with Gloria at Roxbury Park

Published on February 25, 2010

Tweet Shake shake shakin our pom Poms

Diggin it at Henson Studios with PBS

Published on February 3, 2010

Tweet I was delighted to receive an invitation to screen the latest offering of PBS Kids at the Jim Hensen Studios, so this afternoon I put the Critter down for a nap, got Uncle Robert to oversee the napping, and headed over to Hollywood. Wilson and Ditch is the new web series that the two […]

Couldn’t resist…

Published on October 2, 2009

Tweet …passing this on! I hope that my little Critter will always love music the way I do. He’s already doing air guitar and drumming on any and every surface. And I encourage it, even when it’s a little embarrassing, because magic moments can happen when we let them do their thing! Thanks to Shane […]