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Tea Time at Piccadilly Parlour with Kids

My kids love playing tea party at home, and when one of my closest friends invited me and the girls to tea, we of course had to go! I had no idea that Piccadilly Tea Parlour Victorian Tea Room even existed until we visited, and now that I know about this awesome place, I feel… Continue reading Tea Time at Piccadilly Parlour with Kids

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Using the Farmers Market as A Teaching Tool

I love Farmers Markets! It is a great way to support local farmers and get delicious, fresh produce! It is also a great way to teach children the process of growing food and how it goes from the farms to our tables. This summer, we have been attending local farmers markets, like the Youngstown Farmers… Continue reading Using the Farmers Market as A Teaching Tool

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Homeschooler Day at Lehman's

Lehman's in Kidron, OH hosts homeschool days every Tuesday now through March! At Lehman's, your homeschooler can learn about a more simpler time and do the following: -Churn Butter -Peel Apples -Learn all about Aladdin Lamps -Wood Carvings Presentation from local artist Paul Weaver -Treasure Hunt -Taste Test funny-flavored sodas For more information, see their… Continue reading Homeschooler Day at Lehman's

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Paleopalooza the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Science and art come together at this year’s Paleopalooza, a weekend family festival of musical dinosaur puppetry, live animal shows of dinosaur descendants, rare dinosaur fossils, and even a look at the prehistoric sky, on Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia. Visitors can… Continue reading Paleopalooza the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

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Let's Go to Build A Bear on National Teddy Bear Day!

Guess what? Friday, September 9 is National Teddy Bear Day. As someone who loves teddy bears, I got super excited to find out that Build a Bear offers two of its bears for $5 for that day! Homeschool Field Trip!!! With each purchase of these bears, Build A Bear will donate a furry friend to… Continue reading Let's Go to Build A Bear on National Teddy Bear Day!

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Squishy, Stinky, Slimy Fun Starts May 16 with Animal Grossology at the Academy of Natural Sciences

PHILADELPHIA (April 13, 2015) — Oozing with disgusting science, Animal Grossology provides a slight off-kilter view of the animal kingdom starting Saturday, May 16, with its grand opening at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Get ready to be totally en-GROSS-ed!

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Philadelphia Travel & Adventure Show

The Philadelphia Travel & Adventure Show Announces a Full Lineup of Speakers, including Travel Channel’s Samantha Brown and Phil Keoghan, Host of the “Amazing Race” The Nation’s Largest Series of Travel Shows Lands in Philadelphia on March 21st and 22nd at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Featuring Thousands of Vacation Options from Around the Globe, “Taste of Travel Stage” and even a 15,000 Gallon Interactive Scuba Tank!

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It's JBF Western Main Line Time!

Just Between Friends has everything you need from maternity to babies and even big kids too! The sale is 3/19 from 9am-8pm, 3/20 9am-8pm, 3/21 8am-5pm, and 3/22 8am-3pm. On Friday, Kara Raudenbush Photography will be there taking spring pictures. The Easter bunny will be there this weekend, and if you shop Sunday, there is the half off sale that day.

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Summer Camp Events at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Summer is a great time to explore nature, and Bug Fest, summer camp and an exhibit about the squishiest, stinkiest, slimiest creatures on Earth offer some wonderful ways to do that at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.